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I have 2 22"lcd westinghouse monitors. I want to watch a video on both monitors from windows media player. For some reason the video only shows up on the primary monitor. can anyone please help me make it so that the video will show up on both monitors?
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what exactly happens? does windows media player show up but no video or what....im not shure how ur goin about this. r u using ur 2nd monitor 2 watch the video full screen and the first one just has windows media player running it????
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i have windows media player on both the monitors. I have clone on so that both monitors show the same thing. The window for media player is up but the screen only shows a black space where the video should be. On full screen i get nothing, just a big black screen. But on the main screen it shows everything fine.
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have you tried another media player such as vlc.
    
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yes same problem
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post #6 of 14
thats weird i have never tried that with my dual monitors let me check it out and i will post back soon.............
    
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ok
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post #8 of 14
Try this,in Windows Media Player, click Options on the Tools menu.Click the Performance tab, and then click Advanced.Under Video Acceleration or DVD Video (depending on which item you want to disable), click to clear the Use video mixing renderer check box, and then click OK.
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post #9 of 14
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im kinda confused on what you want me to do. but i think i did what you said and that did not work
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post #10 of 14
Have you tried opening VLC > Settings > Preferences > Video > Filters > Clone > Number of clones
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