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Old 12-21-2005, 12:56 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default dual monitor settings? and ati drivers

ok i just hooked up a second monitor, computer boots to windows and it looks sweet! But i went and messed with the settings, and i made it where the other monitor is a extension to my desktop which i dont want. i actually want it to display the same image on both. which it was doing by default before i messed with the settings, i tryed going to display under control panel and laying the monitor on each other and it doesnt work. can somebody please help me, thanks


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if its anything like the nvidia drivers you'll be wanting to change the dual display settings to "clone". you could try using a system restore point.

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right click on desktop, properties settings, and then bring down the pull down menu, for the second monitor, uncheck extend this windows on this monitor
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