Dual monitor shortcut key [Solved/Closed]

m_chouhan - May 22, 2009 at 11:10 AM - Latest reply:  sk
- Oct 13, 2017 at 02:16 AM
what is the shortcut key to transfer the active window to the atteched another monitor, please rply itz really urgent...................
thnx in advance
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Windows key + Shift + Left key (or right key)
if you only have 2 monitors it won't matter thou. If you have 3 or 4, then it will move the active window to the left (or right window)
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if you have more slots you can, you could also buy extension, but depending on your graphic card if it can handle it too.
thanks! worked like a charm!
worked for me. thanks!
With my pc, it is simple. Press and hold the "fn" key, then press "f4" This may cause your computer screen to blackout...just do it again to view it on both screens. Enjoy
do u have a laptop
Fn and f4 did it !! You saved me !!
what im looking for is a way to do the laptop fn+F4 on my desktop. my 2nd monitor is a TV so even when its off theres a signal going to it
I have an unusual problem. My laptop fell and the monitor is shot. I bought a stand alone monitor to use while I transferred data from it to the new one. The other day I started it up and now I can't get the monitor to connect. It says it's in power save mode and to simply touch a key to restore. That doesn't work. I tried the Fn+F4 key...no luck. Any ideas?
Windows XP and a Dell monitor model #E207WFPc
Ambucias 50489 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus March 22, 2018 Last seen - May 7, 2014 at 04:53 PM
Dear Kitchengod,

This thread on which you have posted on dates back to 2009. You may not get a reply. I suggest you begin a brand new thread by clicking on ask a question in the hardware/laptop forum.

Good luck