Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.



Windows 7: Laptop screen = desktop, TV through HDMI = full screen game?

12 Sep 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
Laptop screen = desktop, TV through HDMI = full screen game?

I've been trying to get my games running at full screen on my TV via HDMI, which does work - but I also want to be able to have an internet window, or Skype windows etc open on my laptop screen at the same time, to continue chatting/surfing etc. Whenever I activate full screen mode in-game, the laptop screen just shows my wallpaper, with no option of showing other windows. Is there a way to do this?

Laptop is a HP Pavilion DV6.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

12 Sep 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate N 64-bit
 
 

this is generic, u'll have to 'tap out' the game to do this anyway, normally takes about 5-15 seconds to go back into full screen,

but the general setup issue with bill your monitor settings, check your display manager nvidia/ati
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Laptop screen = desktop, TV through HDMI = full screen game?





Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Laptop screen = desktop, TV through HDMI = full screen game?
Thread Forum
How To Fix 2 Black Border At The Side Of Full Screen Game~ Drivers
Computer Crash When Watching Full Screen Video through HDMI output BSOD Help and Support
HDMI Full screen issue. Graphic Cards
No full screen game works since windows 7 Gaming
Full screen game minimizes Gaming
BSOD with any game I play that takes up full screen BSOD Help and Support
why i play game not full screen Gaming

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:42 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33