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Windows 7: Dual Monitor Setup problems

03 Apr 2009   #1

Windows 7 Beta Build 7000
Dual Monitor Setup problems

On my Windows 7 partition I am unable to use my laptop screen and my 27" LCD Samsung TV as a monitor simultaneously. This was not an issue on my XP partition. I have updated drivers on my video card to no avail. My TV is connected via a VGA cable. If this cable is connected when I turn my computer on, it will display on the monitor only (but at a much lower resolution than my XP partition allowed) and I am unable to switch back to my laptop monitor without restarting. My display settings wont even recognize that both are connected. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Apr 2009   #2

7600.20510 x86

737-27130: Cannot enable TV-Out in Catalyst Control Center

Also, I don't get it. I searched by your model number and found this page:

Seems there are either two different drivers OR two versions of the notebook pc.

As for Mobile Intel 915GM/GMS and 910GML Express Chipset Family Video Driver if that's correct,

...this is for only XP. On their site, they don't list a video driver for Vista or 7. So, I dunno further from here.

This is the Vista 32 bit page...nothing there as I said. *shrugs*...
My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Apr 2009   #3

Windows 7 Beta Build 7000

Thanks torrentg, but I don't have an ATI card, I don't think. All my system info boxes say the Intel chipset and the HP website says I have a Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 900 or Standard VGA Graphics Adapter. I know normally a low-quality graphics card can't be expected to do much, but I was able to do it on my XP partition.
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