How to set up dual monitors four parts: checking second monitor support connecting the second monitor setting display preferences on windows setting display preferences on mac community q&a this wikihow teaches you how to set up a two-monitor display for your windows or mac computer using two monitors for one display effectively doubles the amount of on-screen space with which you have to work.
Many video cards, particularly those found in notebooks, are equipped with dual adapters, which means you can hook two monitors to a single card windows xp provides support for these cards with its dualview feature. How to hook up one computer to two monitors how to hook up one computer to two monitors march 31, 2015 by: candace benson windows xp step connect the video card(s) to each monitor via the required cables if you have a laptop, connect the single cable to your external monitor.
This document explains how to connect and set up a television (tv) or a monitor as a second display before you begin make sure the computer has at least two video connections: one for the main monitor and one for the secondary monitor or tv. Setting up dual monitors on your dell computer can save you from having multiple documents minimized in your windows tray along the bottom of your screen, and can keep you from having to print documents unnecessarily. Want to know how to setup dual monitors in windows 10 nvidia’s geforce gtx 1080 cards installed in pcs can support up to four simultaneous monitor connections with 3,840 x 2,160 resolutions.
Hooking up two lg monitors for extended view to a pc with only one vga port monarchs32 aug 19, 2014, 3:52 pm hi, we are trying to figure out how we can hook up 2 lg monitors as an extended desktop.
Hello everyone, i just recieved my new pc and i am still waiting on my new monitors i was looking at the back of the vid card and there is 1 hdmi hook up and 4 more ports that look like hdmi but. If neither monitor comes with a dvi port, use a dvi-to-vga adapter to connect the monitor step 3: setup on windows set up the second monitor on a pc by right-clicking the desktop and then.
How to setup dual monitors in windows setting up dual monitors used to be an expensive and complicated task back in the days, but thanks to cheap graphics cards and cheap monitors, pretty much any modern computer can support dual monitors nowadays. If both of your monitors use rgb (standard monitor cable), you will need a dvi-to-rgb adapter step 3 – setting up windows for multiple monitors usually, when you hook up two monitors, they go into clone mode.