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Article number: 7523Last updated: 15-01-2024

Using Multiple Monitors with a Laptop

Attach the Monitor

Plug the cable from the docking station into the laptop or the cable from the monitor.

Using Multiple Monitors

When the cable has been plugged in, on the Desktop, right mouse click and select Display Settings from the menu options.

Display Settings

Scroll down the screen to Multiple Displays.  Select the option to Extend these displays

Multiple Displays

To adjust the primary monitor, click and drag the blue boxes to change the order.  You can drag open programs/windows between the two screens.

Select Primary Monitor

Additional Guidance

If you need any further help please contact the MLCSU IT Service Desk on 0300 555 0212.