Windows 10: Installing Hyper V detects extra generic PnP monitor

  1.    03 Dec 2016 #1

    Installing Hyper V detects extra generic PnP monitor

    Hi Guys,

    First post here. I have a MSI GS70 Stealth Pro laptop. One fine day, when i plugged it into a external monitor , it did not display proper. I dont know how to put it into words, but it got confused with the number of monitors. The image below explains it much better.

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    Also in Device manager, it would show me two Generic PnP monitors.

    Please note - this would happen even if I unplug the external monitor.

    After some tinkering, I found out that installing Hyper V will cause this problem. So if i do a reset and go back to window 8, install windows 10, everything is fine. As soon as I install Hyper-v the display problem starts happening. If I installer Hyper-v it becomes Ok again.

    I've had this laptop for 2 years, and this problem only suddenly appeared. I sent it for repairs, and they sent it back after a hard reset to window 8.1. I am going crazy, is this a hardware fault or a software issue? Any pointers would be greatly appreciated.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    11 Jan 2017 #2

    Did you ever find an answer to this issue? I am experiencing it as well!
      My ComputerSystem Spec


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