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Tip for rotating screens even on Non Touch PC's

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    It works all the way around on my 7. I need to install the correct driver for 8. I hope there is one. A must to view blueprints.
    Last edited by HippsieGypsie; 17 Apr 2013 at 09:16.

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  2. #12


    A Finnish ex-pat in Leipzig, Germany
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    Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center


    Quote Originally Posted by HippsieGypsie View Post
    Mine is onboard graphics as well. Does it need a supporting monitor I wonder?
    It is an nVidia & Intel GFX thing, does not work on ATI cards. See for instance this: windows xp - How do you enable the Ctrl+Alt+Arrow commands for monitor rotation? - Super User
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    Hafnarfjörður IS
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    Linux Centos 7, W8.1, W7, W2K3 Server W10


    Hi there
    OK stand corrected -- but if you HAVE the correct hardware it works well -- a lot of laptops have the INTEL video set so they should work.

    Cheers
    jimbo
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