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I have a 1680 x 1050 screen and a 1024 x 768 screen. Is there anyway I can have one running 1680 x 1050 and the other 1024 x 768. I want to be able to see my dekstop while I'm gaming; is that possible?

I hope I was clear...
    
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With UltraMon, you can do anything with multiple monitors. Set different wallpapers for each monitor, change resolutions for each monitor, etc.

And it's free: http://realtimesoft.com/ultramon/
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Wow that definitely deserves a rep. Thanks a lot.
    
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Np

It's a handy program, I've used it for some time now. You can also use it to stretch the taskbar across both monitors too.
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Do I need to enable dual monitors in nvidia control panel first?
    
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Originally Posted by ImmortalKenny View Post
With UltraMon, you can do anything with multiple monitors. Set different wallpapers for each monitor, change resolutions for each monitor, etc.

And it's free: http://realtimesoft.com/ultramon/
Awesome link. I tried using the nvidia software to do this and it was very buggy.
    
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Do I need to enable dual monitors in nvidia control panel first?
Yes, and from the control panel, you choose which monitor you want as the primary and the secondary.
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Enable as what... Horizontal stretch?
    
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