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Windows 7: Changing monitor identities on windows 7?

29 Nov 2011   #1

Windows 7 x64
Changing monitor identities on windows 7?

I have an ATI HD 6950 with 2 dvi monitors and 1 hdmi tv. Whenever I press the Win Key + P and choose "Computer Only" the picture goes to the hdmi output which is not what I want. I've tried messing with Catalyst trying to change the identities for the monitors but Computer Only option always goes to HDMI because it's identified as number 1. When I choose "Projector Only" the picture goes back to my 2 dvi monitors extended. How do I change this?

I want when I select Computer Only to only have picture on one of my DVI monitors and Projector Only on the TV Monitor.

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01 Jan 2012   #2

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