Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums


Unresponsive when turning off one monitor in duplicate configuration

  1. #1


    Posts : 1
    windows 8

    Unresponsive when turning off one monitor in duplicate configuration


    I've installed win8 on an xtreemer ultra media center. It's connected to a projector and a touch screen monitor in duplicate screen mode.
    Sometimes I would like to keep projector off and only use monitor.
    Problem is when I turn off the projector. You hear the sound that windows detects a disconnected device. The image changes to a clean desktop (used to be lock screen, but I disabled that). And system becomes unresponsive. No cursor can be found. No metro interface. Microsoft+p is not displaying.
    Tried everything I can think of.

    Any ideas?

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    Posts : 3
    Windows 8


    Not an answer, but I was looking for the solution to a similar problem. I have my TV as my main monitor screen. If I switch back to the TV source and then back to the monitor I get the same problem as above.

    Grace
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Unresponsive when turning off one monitor in duplicate configuration
Related Threads
Unresponsive Script in General Support
I keep getting this message. 38045 It's very annoying, and it REALLY slows down my machine. Sometime s it won't respond, iterally, for like 10 minutes. How can I solve this problem permanently? Thanks everyone!
Windows 8 Freezing(unresponsive) in Performance & Maintenance
I have 32-bit Windows 8 and it keeps freezing/ becoming unresponsive... what is the cause of this problem, im not sure of, my Comp specs are: HDD1: 125GB HDD2: 60GB HDD3: 60GB Graphics: 1024 MB DDR3 GeForce GT 520 RAM: 4GB DDR2 Processor: 3.20GHz Intel Celeron D Usual activity: Gaming/Media...
TouchPad unresponsive in Drivers & Hardware
Hi guys I have a problem with my TouchPad sometimes its become unresponsive like when I want to open a file but I can't do it because the pointer go away from the file, I though it was the driver fault so I take a look at Acer website for synaptics touchpad driver for Windows 8.1 and I got it, when...
Can not duplicate monitor. in Graphic Cards
3082030821 Every time I try to duplicate the screen onto my TV through a HDMI cord it either extends the screen or the TV screen says "No input detected". Also the number "2" monitor says it's the analog screen, but there is nothing plugged into the analog. PLEASE HELP!!
I've recently purchased a Samsung Series 7 all-in-one computer. Having used iMacs all my life, and the need for a Windows computer for programming, I opted for this machine. Here is a screenshot of my specs before I continue: 26456 At times the system is unresponsive. All I have open is...
Hi all, I was a frequent user of the 7 forums, but I switched to 8 and didn't have any problems until now. This one is stumping me. Only just a few days ago did this problem begin. During any session, my wireless adapter will become totally unresponsive and then all of my media connections...
Windows 8 is unresponsive during boot in Installation & Setup
Hi guys I'm having this problem for a week now, I boot from windows 8 DVD I see the blue windows logo and the animation with the dots but the disc and Harddrive show no activity. My pc fully runs windows 7 with no problem. I have the HP SR1719UK
Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook