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Dual monitors — Control from which edge the cursor appears at

Let me explain better. I have dual monitors. When I move my mouse toward the right edge on my primary monitor and then move it over the edge, the mouse appears on the left edge on the second monitor ...
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0answers
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Mouse clipping between screens even with modified registry key

I am using Windows 8.1 with Two monitors and I am having the most frustrating bug. My mouse will be clipped on the edge of my monitor when it should carry on over to the other screen. I understand ...
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2answers
74 views

Windows 8.1 multi monitor setup with a vertical taskbar grabs mouse when moving across border

So I'm having a problem with what I believe to be a recent Windows 8.1 update (probably KB2919355). I use a vertical taskbar on the right side between two monitors. When I move my mouse across the ...
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1answer
200 views

Change necessary mouse speed to get mouse cursor to monitor with smaller resolution

I use two monitors (22" and 27") with windows 7. They differ in screen resolution that's why there's always a part of the bigger monitor "overlapping" the smaller one. To pass this overlapping part ...
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1answer
1k views

Disabling laptop monitor when external HDMI monitor is plugged in

I can connect my Ubuntu 12.04 laptop to my television via HDMI, and use the TV as a monitor. Unfortunately, it's a second monitor; I want it to be an only monitor. (I get annoyed moving the mouse from ...
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2answers
410 views

How to make mouse jump from one screen's border to another screen in a Windows PC with multidisplays?

My laptop, running Windows 7 Pro, is connected to a docking station with 3 monitors. The screens' disposition is something like that : Monitor 1 is 1366x768 (laptop) Monitor 2 is 1920x1280 ...
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1answer
184 views

Mouse intermittently freezes when laptop is closed but monitors connected via DisplayPort

I am using Ubuntu 13.04 on an HP Envy 17 3D. I like to use extra monitors so I connected one via the DisplayPort port. I plan to add a second external monitor later, and use this laptop as a desktop ...
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1answer
255 views

Using Surface as a CPU, is it possible to use a laptop's display + keyboard to operate it?

I was wondering if there is anyway that I could have the Surface Pro's screen extend onto my laptop's - in a dual monitor setup using something like MaxiVista (which does not work with Win8) but one ...
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1answer
949 views

I can drag my mouse over to my 2nd monitor while gaming

Just as the title says, I can drag my mouse over to my secondary monitor while playing some games. Not all games. For example, I am currently playing GTA 3 (practicing for a speedrun which makes ...
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3answers
981 views

Use 2 Mouse Cursors on the same Computer

I understand that questions like this have being answered before, however mine is slightly different. Basically I run automated tests which mean that the mouse cursor is moving around the screen ...
2
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2answers
360 views

How can I stop missing the corners of my dual-monitor setup?

I have two monitors side-by-side at the same resolution. The problem with this setup is that Windows makes use of the far corners of all monitors for the Start Button, close buttons, desktop peek, ...
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0answers
175 views

Dual Monitors Mac OS X - CMD + TAB AND move mouse to focused Application

On my computer setup I have dual monitors, one is vertical for code and the other is horizontal for the web browser. I am new to Mac OS X and was wondering if it was possible when switching apps with ...
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6answers
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Broken mouse cursor on main monitor, Windows 7 64 Bit, ATI Radeon HD 7870

UPDATE: Please check out the new answer I've posted to this problem. It might be that a solution to this frustrating problem exists now. Scroll down to see it. Quite a while ago my graphic card died ...
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1answer
54 views

Reposition mouse to window in focus? (ie. after cmd + tab)

I've got 2 external monitors connected my Macbook Pro Retina, totalling 3 screens. I often switch between windows and need the mouse to click something. I'd love a way to say center the mouse ...
2
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0answers
215 views

More visible mouse point locator with multiple monitors

I have the "Show location of pointer when I press CTRL key" option on in Mouse Properties to help me find my mouse pointer. This however is not enough as I have a 4 monitor setup and if the mouse is ...
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1answer
428 views

Restrict mouse from moving to secondary monitor

I have two screens connected to my system and I am working in Ubuntu Linux. Is it possible to make the mouse work only on one screen and to make it stop going in the second one?
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0answers
101 views

Sometimes when I boot up my computer, my monitors, keyboard and mouse are not detected

Sometimes when I boot up my computer, my monitors, keyboard and mouse are not detected. Is this a motherboard issue? What can I do about it?
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2answers
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Weird cursor on second display only

After using a tablet for a while and disconnecting it, this weird extra artifact has appeared beside my cursor, but only on my second display. The cursor doesn't distort like mentioned in other ...
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0answers
555 views

dual-monitor “infinite desktop” for the cursor

I have a dual-screen Windows 7 set-up. The monitors are set side-by side, and I have it configured so that I can move the cursor directly from one screen to the other. i.e. The right edge of Monitor 1 ...
13
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1answer
2k views

Multiple monitors - add border collision? (Windows)

I'm using Windows 7 and two monitors with different resolution. As you can see, the right monitor is bigger then the left one, so when I try to go to the right upper corner of the left monitor to ...
0
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3answers
584 views

Optical Mouse acting funny

Ever since I connected two 27 inch monitors to my laptop I have been experiencing "mouse-shifts". The mouse pointer jumps from one screen to the other (on a random place), or stops moving even if I ...
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2answers
11k views

How can I get mouse capture to work in virtualbox when I move guest window to second monitor?

I'm running VirtualBox on a Win7 host. Guest OS is Centos. My setup is a laptop (screen 1) with a huge external monitor (screen 2). I'm only telling Centos there is one monitor though. When I ...
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0answers
806 views

Blank displays after inactivity, mouse cursor not showing up

I have a Windows 7 Enterprise x86 machine that is exhibiting some strange problems. After some inactivity (it varies how long it takes), when I come back to my computer, both of my monitors are ...
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3answers
711 views

linux xorg dual different monitors mouse border

If I hook an external monitor to my Linux laptop and configure it for dual head with the Gnome system tools, I do get them configured with the proper resolution and position (one to the left of the ...
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1answer
966 views

mouse movement across multiple monitors

I have a dual monitor setup with my left monitor pivoted counter clockwise so it is portrait layout. When my mouse rolls to the right off the left monitor onto the right monitor the cursor jumps down ...
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3answers
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How can I restrict the mouse to just one of my dual monitors during a game?

I used to use a program called MouseClip, but I cannot find it anymore through Google or Bing. Are there any alternatives so that my mouse will stay on one monitor? This is really important when ...
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2answers
1k views

Multi-monitors and the corners of the screen

I currently have two monitors (let's call them "left" and "middle" - you'll see why in a sec), and would love three (let's call it "right"). However, I often will throw the mouse-cursor up to the ...
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2answers
818 views

Mouse curser gets “weird” when I move it between different monitors

I'm using a Windows 7 64-bit machine with two monitors side by side. Sometimes when I have a fullsreen application running on my main monitor and I am moving the mouse curser between the two ...
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5answers
3k views

Mouse Icon Distorted on Secondary Display

I have a strange issue with a dual monitor, extended desktop setup where the mouse is always fine on the primary monitor, but sometimes when I move to the secondary display the icon becomes garbled ...
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2answers
2k views

Multi mouse, keyboard and monitors

I've got a USB hub with 4 ports, and I've plugged 2 usb keyboards and 2 usb mouses. They work very fine. I've setup'ed 2 monitors too, so I was thinking about the possibility of the mouse and ...
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2answers
748 views

Mouse click-focus wanders in vmPlayer 3.0 dual-monitor

Previously, a WinXPSP3 session running on a WinXPSP3 host computer ran perfectly fine in a dual monitor setup. No issues with vmPlayer 2.x. BEFORE updating to vmPlayer 3, the following problem cropped ...
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2answers
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Cursor on second monitor not behaving correctly

I am running 2 monitors, and my left (secondary) monitor sometimes exhibits odd behavior with regards to the mouse. For example, if I have an IE window on the second monitory, and I place the cursor ...
4
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3answers
8k views

Is it possible to lock the mouse to one screen?

I have a dual-screen setup, but it bogs me that whenever I play a 3d game and want to scroll somewhere by touching the edge of the screen with the cursor, it moves to the next screen. The ...
0
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1answer
807 views

Mouse icon problem with dual monitors on Kubuntu

I am running Kubuntu 9.04 with the desktop extended across two monitors. Everything is working well except, when I move the mouse pointer from monitor one to monitor two, an image of the mouse ...
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2answers
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Dedicated mouse and keyboard for a virtual machine, is it possible?

Let's say I have a PC with two monitors atached. I'm running e.g. Windows Vista natively, and start up a virtual Ubuntu PC. I change to fullscreen mode so that on one Monitor, I see my Windows ...