Windows 10: Dual monitors on Windows 10

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  1.    05 Feb 2015 #21

    No that's not right. I'm using DVI and Display Port.
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  2.    05 Feb 2015 #22

    Not to confuse this issue, but I wanted to hook up my xp machine and my (then)W8 machine to use the same monitors in duel display. On monitor #1 I have a DVI connection to the W8 machine and the VGA connection to the xp machine. On monitor #2 I have the reverse connection. I have a one in and two out switch for the keyboard/mouse, Ctrl C will auto switch between systems. Of course, only one system up at a time. Works without issue in extended mode.
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  3.    05 Feb 2015 #23

    meebers said: View Post
    Not to confuse this issue, but I wanted to hook up my xp machine and my (then)W8 machine to use the same monitors in duel display. On monitor #1 I have a DVI connection to the W8 machine and the VGA connection to the xp machine. On monitor #2 I have the reverse connection. I have a one in and two out switch for the keyboard/mouse, Ctrl C will auto switch between systems. Of course, only one system up at a time. Works without issue in extended mode.
    My question was pertaining to the use dual printer profiles.
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  4.    05 Feb 2015 #24

    Printers??? IF you question is can you have different resolutions on the monitors.? the answer is yes.
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  5.    06 Feb 2015 #25

    meebers said: View Post
    Printers??? IF you question is can you have different resolutions on the monitors.? the answer is yes.
    A monitor profile sets up the monitor to display exactly what the printer will produce WYSIWYG. It corrects brightness, contrast, white balance and colors. Printer profiles correct for what type of paper is to be used. I don't think it has anything to do with resolution.
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       07 Feb 2015 #26

    Sry been busy at work,xxx.gov. I will just go into a different direction.
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       07 Feb 2015 #27

    wow did this thread ever get confusing ,[started with post #18]a perfect example why thread hijacking should be monitored better iam gonna have 2 or 3 drinks and read it again just for laugh's
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    Windows 8.1 Pro/Windows Preview 10
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       08 Feb 2015 #28

    caperjack said: View Post
    wow did this thread ever get confusing ,[started with post #18]a perfect example why thread hijacking should be monitored better iam gonna have 2 or 3 drinks and read it again just for laugh's

    True!!!!
    I'm running both 8.1 and Preview 10... But going to work on something different that my co-workers told me about. We only hire the best talent lol.
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  9.    09 Feb 2015 #29

    I've no idea whether this thread is about multiple monitors or printers now. Please restate your question.
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  10.    09 Feb 2015 #30

    swarfega said: View Post
    I've no idea whether this thread is about multiple monitors or printers now. Please restate your question.
    I got lost on post #1
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