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Windows 7: Dual monitor problem

10 Dec 2010   #1

windows 7 ultimate, 32 bit,

I have this problem connecting my laptop to a second monitor.
I had a basic version of vista then upgraded to windows 7 ultimate

When i plug in the second monitor, i can get them to have twin monitors (having both screens the same) but when i click on extend, the laptop screen turns off and the second monitor just goes to the extended display.

i have tried all the settings on the mobility centre and still nothing.
My friend suggested something about an upgraded driver, but couldn't elaborate.

Laptop screen turns off and extra monitor just has extended display, how do i fix it?

here is what is on my screens, apart from the left screen (laptop monitor) does not show up.
i have control of the right screen but the laptop monitor switches itself off.

- Alex

My System SpecsSystem Spec

10 Dec 2010   #2

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer

I agree with your friend. You need to update your video driver.

You may find it here:

Downloads - Support - Fujitsu
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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