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damage dropping when equipping an additional 1 handed weapon [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How is listed DPS calculated when dual-wielding weapons? When equipping weapon 1 below, i gain a great amount of damage. When equipping another weapon in the off hand (or the ...
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Diablo 3 adding second weapon is decreasing my overall damage ? Why is this? [duplicate]

I am not a Diablo 3 expert so I just want to know why after adding a second weapon for my monk, my overall damage decreases ?!
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Dual wield damage calculation [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How is listed DPS calculated when dual-wielding weapons? I've seen other similar posts on this, but still have some questions. In this formula: ((1 + passive skill boosts)(...
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How do attacks per second work while dual wielding? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How is listed DPS calculated when dual-wielding weapons? If I equip a dagger in my mainhand (1.31 APS) and then an axe in my offhand (1.30 APS) my attacks per second go up to ...
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Why does replacing my offhand crossbow with a quiver increase my damage? (screenshot) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How is listed DPS calculated when dual-wielding weapons? Below is a screenshot of what I'm referring to. How does a Quiver with those stats increase my total damage when it ...
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Explanation for Attack speed with dual items in Diablo 3 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How is listed DPS calculated when dual-wielding weapons? I've read somewhere in-game ( i don't remember where exactly though) that when dual-wielding, attack speed differs ...
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Are 2-handed weapons ever worth it?

The only 2-handed weapons I have seen so far have been at most only a point or two higher in damage than a 1-handed weapon. Why would I ever want a 2-handed weapon instead of two 1-handed ones? It ...
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When dual wielding weapons, how is damage calculated for skills that do X% weapon damage?

Consider a barbarian wielding two axes. When he uses the Hammer of the Ancients skill, how is the damage calculated?
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Calculating Dual Wield Character DPS

I've been hacking through several formulas across this site and others. I'm running into problems trying to figure out the true DPS when the character is dual wielding. Let's take a low level ...
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calculating Enchantress Focus Mind

I am attempting to calculate the Enchantress's skill Focused Mind, however I appear to be having an issue with the 3% Increased Attack Speed (IAS). If I apply the 3% the following ways, they all ...