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Windows 7: Need: Virtual desktops on monitor 1, previews of desktops on monitor 2

12 Oct 2013   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Need: Virtual desktops on monitor 1, previews of desktops on monitor 2

Hello,
Program recommendation thread.
I need 4 virtual desktops; I have 1 monitor at 1080p, and 1 monitor at 720p. I would like the 1080p monitor to display the active virtual desktop, while the 720p monitor consistently maintains a "preview grid" of all the desktops available.

As of right now with the programs I've tried, the virtual desktops are stretching across both monitors. The preview panels cannot be consistently stuck to one monitor and not the other.

I need:
- The 4 virtual desktops to only appear on the 1080p monitor
- The preview grid to only appear on the 720p monitor
- The preview grid to always be active and open
- Preferably: To be able to crop and zoom in to which sections of each virtual desktop I want to appear in each preview grid

Which program out there would be most suitable for this? *NOTE* DexPot does not have all these fucntions
Thanks!

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14 Oct 2013   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

bizzump
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14 Oct 2013   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Have you tried Dexpot? I tried it some time ago. But my workflow couldn't take advantage of its utility.
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21 Oct 2013   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Dexpot unfortunately does not have all the features needed.
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