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Is there a better way to control my Windows desktop when using Eyefinity. I'm not a big fan of my Start Menu being all the way to the far left and my time/notification area being far right. I can change it with CCC back to 3 extended screens but that is a pain to have to change it each time I want to game again and then back again for regular computer use.

Mainly looking to have my taskbar/startmenu only on the center screen but still have my Eyefinity 5760x1080 working. It would also be nice to be able to full screen programs to just one monitor as well.
Any ideas? Thanks.
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[ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aYorUpN4PQo[/ame]
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Right click on your desktop and choose Screen resolution. You should be able to change it in there. I only have a single monitor, so I can't show you exactly how since I don't have those options available.
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post #4 of 5
Full screening most programs can be done with ATI HydraGrid once setup. Games however need a bit more effort as they see all monitors as one under Eyefinity.

I put my Start Bar on my left most monitor Edge. Windows does not allow a good way of accessing the Start bar across multiple monitors.
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post #5 of 5
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Seen the video but it does not cover the question I asked.
So it's looking like no easy way is available.
Edited by BuddyDank - 4/16/11 at 8:36am
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