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Dual monitor problem

I am trying to use an additional monitor to show a different screen to that of my laptop so that I can use PowerShow for PowerPoint - Laptop to show slide sorter and other monitor to show Slideshow. But whatever I try it does not seem to recognise the PnP monitor as an additional screen but just as a duplicate of what is on my laptop
What do I have to do to configure my laptop properly?

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  • jerict Oct 27, 2007

    Many thanks - seems to have done the trick

  • Rachna Gogna
    Rachna Gogna Jun 14, 2008

    hi my name is rachna gogna. i am trying to create new presentation to powerpoint, but i am not able to do. because my powerpoint doesnot have any slides, designs, graphs,etc.. so please help me with this as soon as possible.

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Change the monitor properties from clone to dualview

Posted on Oct 27, 2007

  • Martin B
    Martin B Oct 27, 2007

    In the display properties I mean.

  • Martin B
    Martin B Oct 27, 2007

    I'm glad that worked, remember to rate me.

    Cheers

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