Dual monitor PC help

  athertpa 11:32 01 Nov 2009
Locked

Hiho,

I have recently built a new pc and have hooked up a new 22 inch widescreen lcd monitor and my dol 19 inch monitor. I have set vista up so that both monitors are displayed but now what?

How can I make the most of having dual monitors? Is there programs etc that make the most of this? Or ideally and free utilities?

Thanks

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:53 01 Nov 2009

All you do is set the display properties to extend the desktop to the second monitor.

You can then have different programs on different screens for instance you can watch a DVD on one screen while having a photo editing program on the other, good for snap shotting and editing DVD screen shots.

  athertpa 12:38 01 Nov 2009

anything else interesting I can do with dual monitors?

  woodchip 14:41 01 Nov 2009

Only problem is you need four eyes and two brains to take in the info or decrypt it

  athertpa 19:33 01 Nov 2009

I have at lesst 2 eyes and 1 brain, any good?

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

The Evil Within 2 review-in-progress

InVision Studio takes on Adobe XD and Sketch

Camera tips to take better iPhone photos

Comment transformer un iPhone en borne Wi-Fi ?