[Technology] Topic: Dual Monitor Setup
Joined: Jul 2006
Posted: 8/5/2011 3:17:06 AM
I know my way around a computer, and if I couldn't fix something myself, my other specialty of google searching would inevitably locate a solution.
This one has me stumped. No one ever hits this forum but it's worth a shot.
I have a Dell Inspiron 9300 at home. I also have a 19" dell flatscreen monitor for the dual setup that I had with my old laptop. I went to setup the same scenario with this laptop. The monitor connects the laptop. I hit the Fn+F8 thing and it'll switch right over to the monitor. The problem is it will only do one or the other. The Display/Settings stuff that normall pops right up with the options for 2 monitors doesn't even act that theirs anything connected. I want to be able to expand 1 computer across 2 screens. I have triend everything and am at a loss.
Any help would be appreciated.
Someone suggested updating my video card driver. How do I find out which one I have and where to download it??
Joined: Jul 2006
Posted: 8/5/2011 9:46:12 PM
2 hours of google and trial and error and im good as new!
Joined: Feb 2001
Posted: 8/7/2011 6:41:09 PM
Sorry, just hit the forum this weekend.
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