Missing Eyefinity Intermediate Resolutions

I'm pretty annoyed that eyefinity only gives me 3 grouped resolutions to choose from: 5760x1200 (too much), 3840x1024 (wrong aspect ratio), and 2400x600 (looks horrible). Notice that only the first (based on the 1920x1200 native res for my 24" monitors) is even the correct aspect ratio of 16:10. And this is despite the fact that the edid's are correctly reporting all the proper resolutions that the monitors support. You can easily set all of them to 1680x1050, 1440x900, or 1280x800 - just not when grouped. So the triplehead resolutions of 5040x1050, 4320x900 and 3840x800 which correspond to these individually selectable resolutions are - inexplicably - unavailable. I'm sorry, but i have to ask: was this tested at all? Even the relatively crude th2go was better than this. I really need those lower resolutions because i'm running out of framebuffer at 5760x1200 in quite a few games - and you can forget about antialiasing. Being able to run 4320x900 would allow me to use msaa and be fairly confident that it won't degenerate into a slideshow. So frustrating.

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