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RDP Specify monitor

Posted on 2007-04-11
Last Modified: 2013-11-21
I have a computer with 2 monitors. When I start an RDP session I want to use the full screen but specify that the monitor used will be right a specific one.. Right now it goes to the default monitor as setup by the video driver.
Question by:Starquest321
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Hello Starquest321,

Use this kiddy http://www.realtimesoft.com/ultramon/download.asp


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if your using the latest version of RDP you can supply command switches to make it display differently http://blogs.msdn.com/ts/archive/2006/11/10/multi-monitor-support-in-the-vista-ts-client.aspx


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Excellent answers. . . I used them all.
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