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Old 02-04-2004, 03:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i have a nvidia geforce2 mx graphic card. when i use my tv as a second monitor i can not see video in my dvd window. works if tv is my primary monitor but not as second. any ideas
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Old 02-05-2004, 09:55 AM   #2 (permalink)
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This was a limitation with the old nview ... try updating the drivers ..

Also specify the brand /make of the card .. b'coz ..most of the geforce 2 cards would not allow u to move the video on to the secondary monitor.

Also TVtool is a nice app which can help u ..
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Old 02-05-2004, 01:07 PM   #3 (permalink)
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i updated the drivers and changed some setting and it worked.
thanks very much for your help
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