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Originally Posted by Demented;13161349 
Still shows opposite in Windows when I have both displays enabled.

To the people that DON'T seem to have this issue, when you browse Firefox to see what happens to your other display, is Firefox maximized? I find I can stretch FF to fit my screen, and WMP will stay in fullscreen mode on my other display. I just can't maximize Firefox.

Oh wait, I experience something similar before. I think what you have is that the 2nd monitor (when you click on 'screen resolution', right-click, from desktop) is on left of the 1st. monitor IE:


[2][1]

One may be bigger than the other. Windows assumes your secondary monitor to your left when it should be to your right. You can drag the monitor so Windows will know which side it it supposed to be on, left, top, bottom, or right.

redface.gif Maybe... unless Windows is totally identifying the monitors as different than all other programs.
    
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post #32 of 41
This is what I'm talking about.

DisplayPropertiesConfusion.png

My HDTV is above my monitor on the wall. My monitor is my main display, and I enable the HDTV as a display when I want to watch movies. Perhaps it would be beneficial for me to connect the HDTV to to second 5870? Right now I have my monitor connected via DVI and my HDTV connected via HDMI on the same card.
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Ah, I see. Now, can you select the bottom monitor *highlight it somehow* (in the 'Screen Resolution' panel, Windows) and check the box that says 'Make this my main display'.

Does that fix it for you? redface.gif

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Probably not but I thought it worth the shot... tongue.gif
    
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post #34 of 41
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Originally Posted by GanjaSMK;13162008 
Ah, I see. Now, can you select the bottom monitor *highlight it somehow* (in the 'Screen Resolution' panel, Windows) and check the box that says 'Make this my main display'.

Does that fix it for you? redface.gif

( edit )
Probably not but I thought it worth the shot... tongue.gif

It is already set as my main display. If I make the HDTV my main, the numbers don't change.
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post #35 of 41
Quote:
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It is already set as my main display. If I make the HDTV my main, the numbers don't change.

I'd guess your original query is correct in this case. Your problem must lie with UltraMon overriding any settings Windows is/has making/made. redface.gif
    
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MPC-HC > VLC all day every day.

Ehh. Still not caught onto Media Player Classic, but some people swear by it.. I'll stick to VLC. redface.gif
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Originally Posted by GoTMaXPoWeR;13166266 
Ehh. Still not caught onto Media Player Classic, but some people swear by it.. I'll stick to VLC. redface.gif

Ah yes, to each his own! biggrin.gif
    
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*edit* Sorry, didn't read the whole thread first.
Edited by Taylorsci - 4/17/11 at 5:07pm
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I don't have UltraMon but I am running DisplayFusion and WMP stays in fullscreen, maybe look at that if UltraMon is your problem - I think they do pretty much the same thing.
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