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Attaching 2 monitors

  1. #1


    Posts : 1
    Windows 8

    Attaching 2 monitors


    I have attached 2 monitors to my PC using a VGA splitter. They are both showing exactly the same display. I have changed the settings in Control Panel to Extend the Display and gone into Devices in Windows 8 to do the same but they are both still showing exactly the same display.

    Can anyone help?

    Thanks

    SusiB

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,577
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Susi, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    Each monitor will need to have it's own separate connection to the graphics card/chip instead of using a splitter to be able to do so.

    A splitter will basically only have the same output split onto both monitors.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Attaching 2 monitors
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