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17 Nov 2010   #11
PriSim

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mckillwashere View Post
I asked three questions all relevant to the final answer.

I needed to know how many vga ports your computer had so I could tell you if you can use two monitors.

I needed to know about the tv thing, cause steps would vary dependent on if it was via tv, internet, or on your computer.

I needed to know your technical ability, to know on what level I should walk you through the steps.

I guess I dont have to ask what your personality is cause you made it quite clear its a zero.
1. 1 Port
2. i want to connect Lcd TV with Vga
3. 10 Stars


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17 Nov 2010   #12
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

then no you cant do what you want to do on one monitor you can scale down the movie to watch and have a scaled down window to do your work so you have two windows open on one monitor.
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17 Nov 2010   #13
PriSim

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by brianzion View Post
are you using two monitors? have you have output for two monitors from the pc?
i am already using one out with one lcd monitor
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17 Nov 2010   #14
PriSim

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by brianzion View Post
then no you cant do what you want to do on one monitor you can scale down the movie to watch and have a scaled down window to do your work so you have two windows open on one monitor.

Thanks you for assistance

any hardware i mean vga card which have that ability
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17 Nov 2010   #15
PriSim

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kari View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PriSim View Post
buddy i want to ask if it is possible or not
if yes then how ?
and if no
then y ?
Nice attitude for someone asking help...

Normally I wouldn't care answering, noticing this kind of arrogant attitude, but here's a short answer:

If your computer has only one display output, it's not going to work. If you can connect two displays at the same time directly to your computer (I mean directly, not splitting one output to two cables) then the answer is yes, you can do it. this requires either two VGA outputs that can be used at the same time, or one VGA and one DVI or HDMI output, or two DVI/HDMI outputs.

An example is my own system. At the moment I'm watching television using Windows Media Center which is running on my display #2 (plasma-TV), connected to the computer with an HDMI cable, and typing this in a browser on display #1, connected to my computer with a VGA cable.

Kari
Sorry i didn't mean to rude and i didn't mean to disrespect but if anybody fells then again sorry for my behavior

Sory
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17 Nov 2010   #16
PriSim

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by brianzion View Post
are you using two monitors? have you output for two monitors from the pc?
no dear i just have one

intel gma 965 with one output i think so
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17 Nov 2010   #17
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

then no you cant do what you want to do on one monitor you can scale down the movie to watch and have a scaled down window to do your work so you have two windows open on one monitor.
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