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not sure if this is the right forum for this,but i have 2 monitors and i want to know if there is a way to run 2 separate games on each and use a separate mouse and keyboard for each. is there windows compatible software for this?
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You can run games one on each monitor - in windowed mode but I am not aware of any method to make each game use a different keyboard / mouse.
I plugged in 2 keyboards once, a ps2 and a usb. If I turn the Num Lock on / off on one, it would result in the same for 2nd keyboard without even touching it.
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yes, virtualization. other than that, no.
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Game running yes but you wont be able to control with separate input devices.
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Originally Posted by Alex of the West View Post

not sure if this is the right forum for this,but i have 2 monitors and i want to know if there is a way to run 2 separate games on each and use a separate mouse and keyboard for each. is there windows compatible software for this?

Standard native computer interfaces are designed for single-user.... so no.

You can create seperate VMs and map devices but VMs generally will not run any modern game.
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darnit! well thanks for the heads up everyone. what did you mean virtualization btw?
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post #8 of 8
There is one way to use two mice, but I dont know if it works for gaming. http://www.multimouse.com/
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