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When i connect my pc laptop to my digital projector (Epson) I always have problems with the pc picking up the projector. when i hook up my apple computer, the projector automatically picks it up. What am i doing wrong? can i do something to my pc, so it automatically picks up the projector?

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Not sure how much help this will be but from what I'm reading it sounds as if your trying to use the projector as a monitor for your pc. When you plug it into your pc, if you are running windows you may need to go to the 'Control Panel' in the start menu. Then click on 'Appearance and Personalization'.
Click on 'Personalization' and then click 'Display Settings'.
If you click on the box with '2' in it (the one that represents a second monitor) you can click a check box that will set it as your main monitor.

It may mean that your display wont look correct on the original monitor but you can always switch it back when your not using the projector.

But you would proberly have to do this everytime yo plug the projector in (can't say for sure)

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Hi, you know that some pc can not connect to projector automatically so you need to press the functional key on your keyboard which is F4 or you will see an external monitor design on the functional key press it

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