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Windows 10 Extended Displays adjusting when I open applications

Whenever I open a new window, both my displays momentarily shrink a little and then size back. So both monitors kinda reduce in size so there is a big black border, then after 1/2 a second they ...
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Extended Monitor not detected by Dell Inspiron17R, Windows 10, Monitor LG Flatron E2242

Switched to a new Dell Laptop with an extended Monitor, but my computer does not detect the second screen. When the power button is pushed on the monitor button remains red - the LG Logo comes up - ...
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Laptop resolution gets slightly altered when extending desktop upwards

I have a laptop with a resolution of 1336x786 and running Windows 7 64bit. Recently I extended my desktop with a 22" monitor (1680x1050) through HDMI-DVI. The extra monitor is physically placed above ...
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Laptop screen flickering then going black with extended external monitor.

When my laptop is connected to an external monitor and the options are set to “extend screen” it will begin to flicker and then eventually just go blank. This can happen minutes after connecting or ...
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Daisy chain 2 external monitors on laptop without DisplayPort [closed]

I have: 2 Dell U2414H Monitors 1 DP in 1 mini DP in 1 DP out 2 HDMI A laptop with (No DisplayPort) i7-4710MQ processor 16GB DDR3 (2x8) GT 840M - 2.0GB DDR3 1 HDMI port 2 x USB 3.0 PORTS & ...
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Laptop extended monitor second desktop only not working

OS - Windows 10 64bits Laptop - Dell LCD monitor - Samsung Cables - HDMI to VGA adapter second desktop only not working - Both Lcd monitor and laptop black, sound no problem and lcd monitor led light ...
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Use Miracast (or other wireless display tech) to extend screens to Multiple Wireless Displays

Is it possible to use a Surface Pro 3 (or other tablet/laptop/netbook/desktop) and two Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter (or other similar devices) to extend a Windows 8.1 desktop (or other OS) so it ...
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Second monitor not working through Hdmi over Cat6 extender

Im trying to connect to my second monitor to my PC using a hdmi to Cat6 extender. The solution consists of a transmitter and receiver unit, which are connected together with a Cat6 cable. Each end is ...
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Is it safe to use a dummy hdmi plug?

I want to connect a "dummy hdmi plug" to my graphics card to enable a extended screen and show the contents of the extended screen on my tablet (over vnc), can I damage my graphics card if I use one ...
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How to use extended monitor with different image on each monitor

How can I use extended monitor set of two HP- EM869A [has Two connectors: one 15-pin mini D-sub analog VGA and one DVI-D (VGA analog or digital)] with my Gateway DX4840-37. I have one vga and one HDMI ...
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How can I set up my Laptop as an extended second screen for my PC? [duplicate]

I do general programming support and operate with a screensharing software "GoTo Meeting". It'd really help my situation if I could have 2 monitors connected to my workstation (since all my work is ...
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Multiple Touch Screen Displays on NVIDIA premium mosaic not calibrating correctly - Windows

I currently have 3 LG touch screen displays (1920x1080) connected to a NVIDIA Quadro K5000 graphics card. The card itself has 2 x DVI and 2 Display ports. I've connected the displays using 2x ...
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Use old laptop as additional screen with Windows 8 [duplicate]

In the past, I've used Maxivista to use a laptop's screen as an additional monitor for my primary computer. It works great, and I'm quite pleased with it. However, I've now upgraded to Windows 8, and ...
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Windows 8.1 extending displays

I have an old Inspiron 6400. I want to be able to extend/duplicate my display over to another monitor, but am unable to do so. I can use either of the monitors when I activate CRT/LCD switch on the ...
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Desktop extends past TV screen

MONITOR & TV HELP PLEASE: I am trying to connect my tv as a second viewing screen (extended display). The trouble is the display extends past the tv. Which settings do I need to use? Does it have ...
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Flexibility to have extended and duplicate display with multi monitor setup

If i setup 3 monitors with my CPU, is it possible for monitor 1 and 2 to share an extended display while monitor 2 and 3 to have a duplicated display?
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2nd Monitor Removed but Desktop Remains

I have the same problem as this question: I think my computer has two desktops and I don't know how to remove the extra one However when I try the solution proposed I don't seem to have 2 ...
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Windows 8 extend display without toolbar

Anyone got an idea how to extend display on windows 8 without the toolbar? It works initially but as soon as I click on toolbar on screen 1 it displays on screen 2. This is not the desired behaviour ...
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Suggest me GPU's & motherboard to set up 6 display's [closed]

I would like to setup 6 displays and need advice on which GPU or GPU's to buy and which motherboard can support them. One display will be Dell U2412M and other 5 will be LG IPS225. Dell U2412M ...
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Show Modern/Metro UI permanently on one of two monitors [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get Windows 8 to run 2 Metro apps on each display of an extended display? I have two monitors and I'd like have Moderm/Metro UI opened in Monitor #2 (as it is ...
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What's the difference between an on-board VGA port and a VGA port provided by the video card?

What is the difference between an on-board VGA port and a VGA port provided by the video card? Is it possible to have an extended display using one VGA port from on-board and one from the video card? ...
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login window opend in right monitor

I have a dual monitor system (set as extended) and my problem is when I log into an application, it opens a login window in the right monitor and only after that it displays the application's window ...
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HDMI connection for extended desktop causes blurry display on external monitor

A few hours ago I connected my laptop to an external monitor with an HDMI cable. I extended my desktop and seriously considered the possibility that I have hyperopia, because the display was extremely ...
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Setting Screen Resolution for Extended Display on Windows 8

I'm using a Dell Inspiron laptop with Windows 8 Developers Preview. I've connected a second screen (some Dell 22 inch one) and have been using it with 'Extend these displays' options in the Screen ...
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Windows XP extended or clone desktop not working anymore

I had this issue few days ago for this given configuration: Dell laptop connected to an external VGA monitor. Before: I used it for 2 months in extended desktop without problems, often ...
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Why can't I duplicate laptop's screen To HDTV?

The day before yesterday I bought 2M Sm@rtCom HDMI cable and succeeded duplicating laptop's screen to LG HDTV. Yesterday I tried again but this time the option for duplicating screen did not show up ...
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How to extend Dell Laptop Latitude E6410 screen to 2 external LCD monitors using a dock with 2 DVI ports?

I'm running Windows 7 enterprise. Two of my external LCD monitors are connected to my Latitude E6410 through the 2 DVI ports on the dock. However, I could only get 2 screens to display at the same ...
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Maximized Windows are Unmaximized When Plugging In External Monitor

I have a laptop with Windows 7; I usually keep all my programs maximized (Firefox, Explorer, Notepad++), but whenever I connect my laptop to my external monitor for an extended display, all of my ...
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Cannot extend laptop monitor onto desktop

I am currently trying to extend my laptop display onto another dell monitor, but all I am getting is the windows logo with the snapshot of the default windows desktop background on the secondary ...
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How to swap monitor positions when using an extended monitor?

I'm using an extended monitor. Currently, when viewing the display monitors in the OS, I see they are listed as below. 1 2 My problem is that my extended monitor is not on my right hand-side as ...
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Enable card plus onboard video

I'm simply wondering if it's possible to enable both the on-board video as well as keep my video card enabled. I have a Radeon HD 5770 card with dual-DVI for two monitors running right now, but if ...
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Enable extended desktop on Windows 7 Starter?

How do I enable extended desktop in Windows 7 Starter? I don't want to have to upgrade to Windows 7 Home Premium to get this feature. Any ideas?
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Is it possible to use a laptop mornitor as an extended display of another machine? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I use my laptop as a second monitor for my desk computer? I have a powerful desktop PC and a weak laptop :) My need is that I want to use the weaker machine as an ...
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Windows7 How to gather windows from secondary monitor

I sometimes use a secondary monitor (extended display) and "forget" some windows on it. When I stop using it some windows are stuck on the secondary monitor. I would like an option to "gather" all ...