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Phantom Displays

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#1 rhysbojo1963


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Posted 02 March 2018 - 07:34 PM



I have 2 monitors that are plugged into my NVIDIA card.  Frequently, I get an "Optimal Resolution" warning, and there is a third, phantom display showing on the Intel card.  It can't be accessed, of course, but sometimes open windows will "display" there...i.e. be invisible.  I can get the system to correct this by having it detect the displays, but it continues happening.


This has been going on for only a few weeks, and i have had this system, with this configuration for 8 months.


Any ideas, help, assistance greatly appreciated.

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#2 DavisMcCarn


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Posted 06 March 2018 - 04:50 PM

Go into the device manager and disable the onboard graphics adapter (Intel) (WinKey+R then DEVMGMT.MSC<enter>)

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