If you have
Step number one is aligning the monitors correctly. I’m going to explain first how to do this in Windows 7. The process is slightly different for older versions of Windows, but we’ll get there in a minute, ok? In Windows 7, the easiest way to navigate to the settings is to simply open the start menu and type ‘display settings’ and hit enter. This is where Windows 7 really does have an advantage over older versions of Windows, and one of the reasons I have no problem recommending people use it. If you’re using Windows Vista (hey guys, time to upgrade- get on the ball!) then just right click your desktop and click ‘Personalize.” Next, from the “Personalize Appearance” menu, click “Display Settings.” In Windows XP (you guys still use this versions of Windows?) right click on your desktop and select “Properties,” then in “Display Properties,” then select the “Settings” tab.
Now, regardless of what version of Windows you are using, you should be able to change the appearance of
Just as a side note, remember this is the same area where you can change multiple other settings as well, such as moving your monitors around, changing the orientation, and even adjusting the resolution. So take note, it’s a good idea to remember how to get back to these settings for future reference.