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Windows 7: Why so hard to get an external display to work.

19 Sep 2016   #11
TW200

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The problem was a missing update.
I did a Windows Update and there were several updates listed but they said 'Optional' but I saw one that was an Intel Graphics update so I checked the box, downloaded, install and boom the 'Output To' option pops up when I right-clicked the desktop. Selected 'External Monitor' and life is good.


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20 Sep 2016   #12
TW200

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Solved

Solved.
The problem was a missing microsoft update.
i did a Microsift Update and it came back with a bunch non critical updates but i noticed one was an Intel Graphics update so I downloaded and install it........ and dam..... problem solved.
Know when i right click on the desktop i get the little window with 'Graphics Options' choice which allows me to select 'Output To' an External monitor.
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