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I have a Samsung Series 7 Ultra laptop with the latest update to Windows 8.1. I am using an additional digital monitor with the same nominal resolution (1080p) as the laptop, but much larger in size ...
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Second monitor stuck in wrong orientation

I accidentally pressed Ctrl + Alt + Down (Windows 7) when a second display was connected and flipped all the screen orientations. I quickly pressed Ctrl + Alt + Up to restore it but the second monitor ...
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Laptop screen turn blank after windows 8 boot logo

I recently installed Windows 8 on a Dell Inspiron (N5110) laptop which had been previously running Windows 7 Ultimate. After the installation the laptop restarted, displaying the windows 8 logo ...
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How to indicate if Multiple displays are used using cmd?

I'm using cmd and following this article to play with my monitors - I extend\duplicate my displays in my test. I want to be able to indicate at what "state" I am in - meaning, to see if now it's in ...
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How do I change the default display settings for all users?

I am trying to rotate the monitor and have extended desktop on all user however I am only able to do it one profile at a time. Is there a way to set extended monitor and the 90° rotation as the ...
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432 views

Commandline/hotkey way to duplicate displays on both monitor

I have 2 external monitors connected to a win7 desktop. My displays are setup as "Extend displays to both monitors". Only one of the monitors is connected to a UPS. When the power goes, I want to ...
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Keyboard shortcut to set screen resolution in windows 7

Using a windows 7 laptop when I switch off/disconnect & reconnect my external monitor, or after getting the laptop out of sleep mode sometimes the screen resolution is all wrong and if I go to ...
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Setup multiple displays with a single video card and HDMI connections

I'm setting up a showroom with 4 displays running 2 different ad campaigns (2 by 2). Some displays will be placed far from the (Windows) machine and I was thinking using HDMI amplified cables up to ...
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610 views

Vista monitor Display Setting default 2-1?

I run a Sony HDTV to my VAIO laptop video and audio, works fine. Except it defaults to monitor order of 1-2 and resets after every boot or profound desktop change. Can a Registry tweak be set to ...
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I think my computer has two desktops and I don't know how to remove the extra one

I think my computer has two desktops - I have no idea how to remove the second one which I never use, not that I know how to use it anyway. If I take my mouse pointer out of the upper bounds of my ...
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1answer
362 views

Gnome can do multi-monitors, KDE can't

I have both Gnome and KDE installed on my system. In Gnome I am able to split my desktop across my two monitors. When I go into KDE the monitors are cloned, and when I try to go into the multi-monitor ...
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Color Calibrate Dual Monitor XP SP2

This topic has been touched on before but not really answered. I have a dual monitor system and the colors differ wildly. I currently live Buenos Aires where color correction hardware costs premium ...
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Colors differ in the dual monitor

I use a dual monitor. The colors appear entirely different on the new monitor than they do on my laptop. When you are selecting colors etc, to be included in a website design, it totally freaks me ...