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Is there any way to change resolution of the second screen on my computer, preferably from the command line?

I've boon looking for software like this, and neither QRes, HotKey Resolution Changer and such but every single one changes resolution only of the first screen. I need just to change resolution to one a little bit lower and immedietaly restore it, just because my monitor often displays error "Out of range", which is pretty annoying doing it from monitor properties.

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At the same check Display Changer it claims to have console support and it even gives examples how to use – Darius Apr 14 '13 at 19:30
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NirCmd's SetDisplay command should do what you want:

nircmd setdisplay monitor:2 1600 1200 24
nircmd setdisplay monitor:name2 1600 1200 24
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Worked like a charm - thanks – Lemurr Apr 15 '13 at 15:46
If these lines don't work for you, they may start working when you change the color depth from 24 to 32 or 16. – Petr Hudeček Jun 27 '15 at 20:54
If you need more options (like frequency) see the free the tool I developed: – Alexander Taubenkorb Mar 1 at 9:39

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