Changing Main monitor in Vista.

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by mynewromantica, Apr 25, 2010.

  1. mynewromantica macrumors regular

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    I am running Bootcamp on a C2D iMac. I have an extra 24" monitor. I prefer to use the lager as my main monitor. I can't seem to find out how to make the second monitor my main one. I opened display preferences and it has a check box for my iMac's display that says it is the main monitor but it is grayed out and won't let me uncheck it.

    Any ideas?
     

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  2. wrldwzrd89 macrumors G5

    wrldwzrd89

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    This happens with Windows sometimes. I had this exact same problem on my work XP machine. To fix it I went into the graphics advanced configuration and changed it there, for my graphics card provider/driver. For integrated Intel graphics, this'll be in a control panel called "Intel Graphics Options" or something like that. For nVidia and ATI graphics there's a similar control panel.
     

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