I'm currently using three monitors and one HDTV. I am running windows 7 and have two Gigabyte Radeon HD 6850 Graphics cards. The three monitors are connected to one card, two with DVI, the other with through Display Port. The second card is running the HDTV via hdmi. I have the screens mounted in the shape of an upside down T, TV at top monitors on bottom, main monitor in middle. I would like to be able to move the cursor off the top of my center monitor, and have it appear on the bottom of the TV above. However whenever I try to set it up that way, dragging the image of the monitors into the configuration I want, as soon as I click "apply" it goes back to a 4 monitor side by side setup. Is this a windows limitation or am I doing something wrong.
Its REALLY impractical since I use all four screens a lot, its a pain to have to scroll past one monitor to get to the one that is right there
Ok this should be simple,right click on your desktop open screen resolution. Then click detect. Once you know what monitors are which, you can click and hold to drag them around until they match how you have them set up.
Also under multiple displays set it to "extend these displays".
What I meant by click and drag, click on the small mini screens that are numbered 1-4.
thats why I'm confused, I do exactly that, and it shows the mini screens arranged the way I want UNTIL I click apply. Then it changes from the way I set it (Upside down T) to a horizontal row of 4.