Solved

Dual Monitor Tool Bar Question

Posted on 2004-04-06
9
795 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-25
Is there a way to get the "Start" Button and tool bar to stretch across two monitors if you have a dual monitor set up?  I know that I can drag the tool bar back and forth between both monitors... but I would like to know if there is a way I can get it to stretch across both monitors.. to where the Start Button is on the left side.. and the clock, speaker icon, etc.. is on the right monitor?  
0
Comment
Question by:fuzzyjon79
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 5
  • 3
9 Comments
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:Da-Bu
ID: 10766616
Have you tried hydra vision(ati based cards) or nview for nvida cards??? If you had tried them without success than, there is no way to set up that!!!!
0
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:buckeyes33
ID: 10766701
First what card do you have?  Second what drivers are you using?
0
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:buckeyes33
ID: 10766705
If you are using Nview you can set up a profile in the properties.  With this profile you can do almost anything.
0
DevOps Toolchain Recommendations

Read this Gartner Research Note and discover how your IT organization can automate and optimize DevOps processes using a toolchain architecture.

 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:Da-Bu
ID: 10766708
download link for hydravision http://www.ati.com/companyinfo/glossary/hydravision/
download link for nview.. javascript:_acceptLicense('http://download.nvidia.com/Windows/53.03/53.03_winxp2k_english_whql.exe'); ----for win xp
0
 

Author Comment

by:fuzzyjon79
ID: 10766824
I am using Windows 2000 operating system... and my adapter type is a 3D Labs Wildcat III 6110.  Will the hydravision or nview work on this?  
0
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:Da-Bu
ID: 10766856
No, they won't work... bad luck... sorry...
0
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:buckeyes33
ID: 10766863
>>Will the hydravision or nview work on this?  
no, do you have the latest drivers from Wildcat?
0
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:buckeyes33
ID: 10766882
0
 
LVL 9

Accepted Solution

by:
buckeyes33 earned 125 total points
ID: 10766949
IF you look at the manuel here:

http://www.3dlabs.com/support/manuals/Wildcat%20III_6210_6110(eng).pdf



I can see that there is a config wizard.  i think that you might want to go through this wizard and see if gives you what you want.  The manuel does not explain dual monitors very well, which is very stupid considering the manufacturer of the card.  
0

Featured Post

Resolve Critical IT Incidents Fast

If your data, services or processes become compromised, your organization can suffer damage in just minutes and how fast you communicate during a major IT incident is everything. Learn how to immediately identify incidents & best practices to resolve them quickly and effectively.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Dell optiplex 3020 - power light blinks Orange 3 847
DNS zone 3 59
Restart "sometimes" fails 11 57
Access Report via Windows Desktop Shortcut 12 33
Basic computer tune-up with little or no hardware upgrades. Giving an old computer a tune-up usually results in a minimal performance gain, but a gain nonetheless. Several times a week, I’m faced with users at work who ask to make their computers…
Article by: SHIELD1
The 5 R's 1. Repair 2. Restore 3. Reinstall 4. Remote admin 5. Run away OK so I'm not the most skilled engineer around but I definitely have an abundance of experience: electronic repairs since I was 13 and PC and computer hardware repair…
In a recent question (https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29004105/Run-AutoHotkey-script-directly-from-Notepad.html) here at Experts Exchange, a member asked how to run an AutoHotkey script (.AHK) directly from Notepad++ (aka NPP). This video…
Finding and deleting duplicate (picture) files can be a time consuming task. My wife and I, our three kids and their families all share one dilemma: Managing our pictures. Between desktops, laptops, phones, tablets, and cameras; over the last decade…

736 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question