Different display settings for 2 users.

  bounce75 19:35 21 Oct 2005
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Can anyone help me, I have just bought a TFT monitor for my pc. I have set it to 1280x1024 but my son who uses the pc wants to have it set to 1024x768 is there any way I can have different settings for each user. I am running XP pro with an AMD 2400 with a ATI Radeon 9550SE 128mb graphics card & 512mb ram.

  DieSse 19:50 21 Oct 2005

Try it and see what happens??

  bounce75 19:58 21 Oct 2005

I have tried using the video card setting & it remains on the last one it was set to for all users.

  DieSse 21:31 21 Oct 2005

If you have an nvidia card, the nview options allow you to have different desktops - diffferent wallpaper and different resolutions. Don't know about other chipsets.

I don't even think you have to change user to allow them - but it can mes up the icon placements (just been playing with it!

  oscar cat 23:26 21 Oct 2005

read about this small program click here i've been using this for several users for the past eighteen months works ok, give it a try as its free.

  bounce75 11:01 22 Oct 2005

That works great thank you for your help.

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