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Go into the display manager window I posted above, and drag the monitor to where you want it. If you need to know which is which, click Identify.
Alright. Thanks man. It worked. +1 rep for you all.
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To the best of my knowledge, it won't stretch your taskbar across both. It will remain on whichever is set to the primary. A program like UltraMon or DisplayFusion(My favorite) can add another taskbar.
EDIT: Have you set it up in Windows Display manager?

it will stretch your tqask bar if you have your two displays setup as one large display
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Glad to help. Enjoy the multi-monitor power. Don't forget to update your sig rig with it.

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it will stretch your tqask bar if you have your two displays setup as one large display
Do you know any way to do that without 3 monitors or Eyefinity/Nvidia equivalent?
EDIT2: I'm such an idiot! I didn't know that Eyefinity could be done with only 2 monitors! I reread what I posted and felt like I came off as a little aggressive. Sorry.
Edited by Leech - 1/10/11 at 7:15pm
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To the best of my knowledge, it won't stretch your taskbar across both. It will remain on whichever is set to the primary. A program like UltraMon or DisplayFusion(My favorite) can add another taskbar.
EDIT: Have you set it up in Windows Display manager?
I originally used UltraMon but was having problems when I was using Win 7 RC2. I switched to DisplayFusion and haven't looked back. At the time it was also cheaper than UltraMon.
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