View Full Version : dual monitors questions

01-05-2008, 12:39 PM
I have PC runninig XP, i have a 20IN wide LCD and a 15 (or is it 17") square monitor.. can i run these two at onne? im thinking ill open PS on the 20" wide and the folder where the pics are stored on the smaller one..will this work and will the comp support the two different formats..square and wide?

01-05-2008, 01:46 PM
yeah craig, you can do that. with a video card that does dual feeds out you can set the resolution different for each monitor.

01-05-2008, 05:32 PM
so id need a new vid card for mine then... got it.. lol thanks Jay!

01-05-2008, 07:05 PM
ya, you are going to need a card that will support two seperate monitors, but it will work fine, i do it at work all day long.

01-05-2008, 08:57 PM
yeah my boss just did it to his PC at work, its cool cause he can keep our P-21 systhe up on one screen and use the other for Internet and Outlook...

01-05-2008, 08:58 PM
if i have one screen open with PS and the screen has an open Photofolder on it, can i drag photos from one monniter to the other?