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Ok, just got my second lcd, give me some info on what I can do with these. Such as cool screan savers speical pics that I can stretch rep+ to all that have great ideas. see below for info.

lcd1= 18" Sony sdm-s81 1280x960 60hz 22ms res.. time contrast ratio?
lcd2= 22" ws Acer al2216w 1280x960 60hz 5ms res.. time 700:1 c.r.
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Ultramon

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* efficiently move windows and maximize windows across the desktop
* manage more applications with the Smart Taskbar
* control application positioning with UltraMon Shortcuts
* multi-monitor support for desktop wallpapers and screen savers
* mirror your main monitor to secondary monitors for a presentation
post #3 of 36
give one to me!

how about OCN+ IM + ventrilo+ Xfire on one, and games on the other?
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Watch a movie on one screen while BF2/CS/Any.other.game pwnage.
    
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blow it up!!

or plug it in and use dual monitors
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What CAN'T you do with two monitors?

What CAN'T you do with FOUR monitors?

MONITORS ARE THE BEST!!!
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post #7 of 36
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come on guys, I talking about things like usles creations matrix reloaded screensaver that stretches across multi monitors, I have allready extended my desktop and yes I can multi task, but I am talking about things designed for dual monitor use. Keep em comming
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post #8 of 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by odie View Post
come on guys, I talking about things like usles creations matrix reloaded screensaver that stretches across multi monitors, I have allready extended my desktop and yes I can multi task, but I am talking about things designed for dual monitor use. Keep em comming

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(its a trial)
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post #10 of 36
Hey Odie... why do I sound like Garfield in my head every time I see your name?

That's not what I was gonna say, though. I was gonna say:

Hey Odie, unless you're doing work that benefits from dual monitors I can't really see the benefit in having two outside of casual dual screen action. Like Aim and Net on one and Gaming on the other.

I got two so I can monitor footage on the right and edit on the left. Or, setup pallet's on the right and other documents while editing in photoshop. Monitoring other processes, etc.

So, not sure what real good it'll do ya outside of cool factor.
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