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Windows 7: Multiple monitor layout not saving after applying

08 May 2015   #1
fredmeissner

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 
Multiple monitor layout not saving after applying

I have a Dell Precision M4800 laptop connected to two Dell monitors through a Dell docking station. The laptop is positioned below the two monitors, centered. I mimic this layout in the Screen Resolution window, and hit Apply. The settings are correct for about 5 seconds, and then it all reverts back to the default (not what I want). Curiously, this time seems to be about equivalent to the time it normally gives you to hit "Keep Changes", but I never see that window (thinking that might be the issue). Any suggestions?


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08 May 2015   #2
fredmeissner

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

I solved the issue for the moment by bringing the resolution of the external monitors down to 1680x1050 (laptop is at 1920x1080), but it would be nice to have 1920x1080 on all screens (which they are capable of).
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