[SATLUG] Monitor Connections 101 Update

Don Wright satlug at sbcglobal.net
Tue Sep 27 13:59:33 CDT 2011


This sounds like the external video (HDTV) is an extension of the
desktop - a second screen alongside the laptop's main display. Try
dragging a window so it's partially off the laptop screen and see if it
shows up on the TV. Try all four sides, just in case it was stacked
oddly.  --Don

Arthur Hall wrote:
>Played a bit with the ThinkPad's display properties and now have the desktop displayed in magnificent colors.  Unfortunately, I don't get a taskbar, any icons, or the TV show.  Still hoping for more expertise than I have at the moment.  Thanks again.
>Art

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Be well - or at least have interesting symptoms!


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