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post #581 of 711
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only your left monitor and left corner and right monitor and right corner. The center monitor acts as no corner. it's the same as just 1 monitor's left corner/right corner.

you shouldn't have every monitor doing it. just left and right

Yet it does...lol.

The corner thing isn't my only issue with it.

The OS is lighter, I just don't like it overall. Been using it on the secondary rig since the fall and it just hasn't one me over.
 
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do i have to make a video of it to show you the middle monitor on both sides are uneffected and the left monitor left side is only thing that brings menu and right monitor right side is only thing that brings right menu to prove it to you.

you got something setup wrong if your middle monitor sides are pulling menus, left monitor right side is, or right monitor left side is.
post #583 of 711
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do i have to make a video of it to show you the middle monitor on both sides are uneffected and the left monitor left side is only thing that brings menu and right monitor right side is only thing that brings right menu to prove it to you.

you got something setup wrong if your middle monitor sides are pulling menus, left monitor right side is, or right monitor left side is.

I'm not going to make a video for it... but similar to this.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VEheF5SZAxc
 
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post #584 of 711
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I'm not going to make a video for it... but similar to this.

I'd guess you're not running in surround mode thinking.gif
And instead have activated all displays!
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post #585 of 711
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I'd guess you're not running in surround mode thinking.gif
And instead have activated all displays!

Well I'm running it on my secondary rig. Sig rig is in pieces so I'm just using a pos until it's back together. That and I never use surround mode. lol
 
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post #586 of 711
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Well I'm running it on my secondary rig. Sig rig is in pieces so I'm just using a pos until it's back together. That and I never use surround mode. lol

Yeah, surround mode makes the three screens act as one big screen smile.gif
Good for gaming, but not so good for some of the Windows 8 features!
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post #587 of 711
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that's the issue. put it in surround mode. not activate all displays. then it works. like normal. same thing like in that video he needs to put it in surround or eyefinity. then you have no issue with corners and only left monitor top left corner and right monitor top right corner will pull menus.


this is what it looks like all working correctly in 7680x1440, i don't have screenshot on desktop mode at the very moment. I am on my laptop.



Edited by Descadent - 1/11/13 at 10:46am
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With a bit of luck an NVidia driver will sort it out! Like they sorted out the task bar on the centre monitor in Windows 7 smile.gif
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post #589 of 711
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Yeah, surround mode makes the three screens act as one big screen smile.gif
Good for gaming, but not so good for some of the Windows 8 features!
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Originally Posted by Descadent View Post

that's the issue. put it in surround mode. not activate all displays. then it works. like normal. same thing like in that video he needs to put it in surround or eyefinity. then you have no issue with corners and only left monitor top left corner and right monitor top right corner will pull menus.


this is what it looks like all working correctly in 7680x1440, i don't have screenshot on desktop mode at the very moment. I am on my laptop.



Except I have no desire to have it in surround mode. And like I mentioned previously, that's not my only dislike with Windows 8. It'll remain on the secondary rig but I have no intentions of loading it to the sig rig anytime soon.
 
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post #590 of 711
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why would you not run it in surround with 3 monitors? not like they still aren't 3 individual monitors.... rolleyes.gif
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