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I can only get it to clone, i need this to be an actual second monitor could someone shed some light on my noob affair.
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Dual view is the closest you will get
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i've done it before. I want the other monitor black with just my background were i can drag things over stuff like that, like a second monitor.
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Originally Posted by BigpoppaFrary View Post
i've done it before. I want the other monitor black with just my background were i can drag things over stuff like that, like a second monitor.
Yip...it will be dual view setting
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post #5 of 13
Right click on desktop
Go to the resolution settings tab (can't remember what it's called)
Select the second monitor
select EXTENDED DESKTOP
Click apply
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second monitor isn't there, this is the problem, in NVidia settings i can select it to clone, vertical or horizontal stretch but not extend display =/
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That's weird. Not sure, then. Why wouldn't your second monitor, if connected to the same video card, not show up?
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post #8 of 13
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Fixed it, needed to be restarted lol stupid windows ........ had to install a moniter, how lame
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post #9 of 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by BigpoppaFrary View Post
second monitor isn't there, this is the problem, in NVidia settings i can select it to clone, vertical or horizontal stretch but not extend display =/
Hmmm...have you tried restarting your pc?
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post #10 of 13
I believe he did.
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