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Windows 7: Anyone know how to view video on Dual Displays?

21 Jan 2009   #1
apple

Windows 7
 
 
Anyone know how to view video on Dual Displays?

I am in the market for a good tv video card and would like to try capturing my cable feed. Can someone recommend a relatively cheap card that accepts cable coaxial?

The real question here is if I have dual display on dual DVI, how can I make the displays play back the video as one LONG big screen, even though there would be a bar in the center, I would like to see what it looks like.

Can this be done? Thx


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22 Jan 2009   #2
johngalt

 

Well, there is an easy way for some applications....

DisplayFusion: Free Multi-Monitor Desktop Wallpaper Software | Binary Fortress Software

One of the hotkey settings is span both monitors and maximize. I just did it with my Firefox browser window....

As for a TV Tuner card, well, I am personally using the not so cheap WinTV PVR 1800 from Hauppauge - works like a champ. I want to get the 2250 so I can have dual dual tuners - record from one and watch on the other....
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22 Jan 2009   #3
hdjunkie

Windows 7
 
 

Yeah, the 2250 is great. Dual hybrid tuners and it works to it's full potential in win7.
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