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kamikaziechameleon
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New win 8 multi monitor setup help!

Sun Nov 25, 2012 10:31 am

So I just got my first 30 inch display. the dell 3011. I have a 1080p display next to it as a desktop extension. The issue is that the 1080p 24 inch asus display is now displaying a massive black bevel on the screen of almost 1 inch. I think the OS is doing this so the image density looks similar between the 30 and 24 inch displays but I'm not sure. The OS is a fresh install of win 8 and this is not an issue in win 7.

I'm running a 7950 with the most current drivers and can't find any features in the catalyst control center or regular desktop display to correct this issue.

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kamikaziechameleon
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Re: New win 8 multi monitor setup help!

Sun Nov 25, 2012 11:04 am

Issue solved.



Go into the control center>My Digital Flat Panels>Scaling Options>Select Monitor at top of page then adjust scan by sliding to over scan.
 
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Re: New win 8 multi monitor setup help!

Mon Nov 26, 2012 10:23 pm

I have to wonder if this is an AMD quirk- I didn't have any issue running five screens with four different resolutions off of a GTX670 and HD3000. This was also an upgrade from 7 though, before which the monitors were already set up.
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Re: New win 8 multi monitor setup help!

Mon Nov 26, 2012 11:36 pm

HDMI connector? It's a quirk I've noticed happens a lot with HDMI instead of DVI.
 
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Re: New win 8 multi monitor setup help!

Tue Nov 27, 2012 12:20 am

I have a mix of HDMI and DVI :/
Canon 6D|24-105/4L |70-300/4-5.6 IS USM|50/1.4 USM|50/2.5 CM|50/1.8 STM|85/1.8 USM|Samyang/Bower 14/2.8|24/2.8 IS|Sigma 150-600 | C
Canon EOS-M|11-22 IS|22/2|EF-M 18-55

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