Windows 10: Intel HD 530 looses second monitor when TV is off

  1.    18 Feb 2016 #1

    Intel HD 530 looses second monitor when TV is off

    My config:
    Intel Core i5 6500 with Intel HD 530
    Gigabyte H170 Motherboard
    AMD Radeon R9 380

    Windows 10 ver.1511 with all latest drivers are installed.

    A regular ASUS Monitor is connected through DVI to AMD Radeon Graphics Card and is set as the primary monitor
    An HDTV Sharp is connected through HDMI to internal Intel HD 530 and is set as the secondary extended monitor

    If I turn off the TV the following happens:
    1. The Settings-System-Display shows only one (primary) monitor. The secondary monitor is not detected
    2. Windows that were opened on the secondary screen are moved to the primary screen. They stay on the primary screen when the TV is turned back on.
    3. Icons on the primary screen desktop are moved from the far left to the far right of the desktop. Icons are moved back when the TV is turned bank on.

    This is definitely not the expected behavior.
    Here is how it worked on my old desktop:
    Intel E8400
    Gigabyte Motherboard
    AMD Radeon 6800
    Windows 7

    The monitor was connected through the DVI to the AMD Radeon
    The HDTV was connected through the HDMI to the AMD Radeon

    If I turned off the TV nothing was rearranged. Windows opened of the secondary screen did not move to the primary. They stayed on the secondary screen when the TV was turned back on. The icons on the desktop were not moved.

    Any ideas?

    P.S. If I connect the TV to AMD Radeon instead of Intel HD the behavior returns to normal.
    So the question is: Is there any way to force Intel HD to keep detection of the TV even if the TV is off?
    Last edited by mikhailmv; 18 Feb 2016 at 19:31.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    21 Feb 2016 #2

    Can you connect both the TV and the monitor to the AMD card. And then check ?
      My ComputerSystem Spec


Related Threads
I've been running a multi-monitor setup for a while now, with an ASUS VG248QE 144Hz monitor as my main, and one or more spare monitors as secondary displays. I've set the ASUS monitor to 144Hz without issue in the past, while the other monitors stay...
Is Intel HD Graphics Family better than Intel G41 express chipset? The name is only Intel HD Graphics Family there isnt a number after it in dxdiag
IPv6 Looses Connectivity on Reboot in Network and Sharing
Everytime I fully shut down my computer or reboot it, my IPv6 internet keeps dropping. I do have IPv6 from my ISP and I am using Google's public DNS servers for my IPv6. Everytime it looses connectivity, it still remains connected to the network but...
When upgrading a Windows 7 pc that also runs Outlook 2010, chances are that your Outlook account is wiped and that you need to re-activate Outlook 2010. This does NOT apply to Outlook 2013!!! On multiple occasions (more than 4 in the last...
I used the upgrade tool to install w10x64. Installation went fine, I can use my computer and all. Problem is that both of my LAN ports don't work. I get the usual red icon in the taskbar that shows no internet. I went into networking and it doesn't...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:07.
Find Us