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Windows 7: Dual monitor problem

18 Jan 2011   #11
Zepher

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

I use this program to put a taskbar on the other screens,
Realtime Soft UltraMon

It also allows you to easily have different wallpapers and screens savers on each screen.




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18 Jan 2011   #12
stormy13
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

A couple of more to try (I prefer Ultramon that Zepher linked too),

Version Comparison | DisplayFusion

MultiMonitor TaskBar

For whatever reason Microsoft hasn't added the ability to have the taskbar on more than the primary monitor when using extended mode.

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I had hoped to have icons and taskbar on both but that wont work unless I have them both at the low res which is unacceptable.
Unless you're looking to have identical monitors (clone mode) then you need one of the above to get a taskbar on each monitor. Icons on the other hand are as easy as just placing the ones you want on each monitor.
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