Setup of the card was similar to what we experienced with ATI, where Windows98 actually took over. One very useful feature that the G features is the ability to view what applications are running on various desktops. Log in Don’t have an account? Just selecting one of the features brings up many options on how the user would like to configure the display. In doing so, DVDMax allows for a full screen movie to be displayed on the TV while the primary monitor acts like your normal desktop.
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This could prove to be a problem in setups where the screen sizes are different. No noticeable changes were visible when switching the operating system, with exception to the display being listed as one large display as opposed to two smaller ones. Note that many of the functions that the Radeon VE covers are also covered by the G This problem plauges all other dual display solutions while in Windows Sign up now Username Password Remember Me.
Hotkeys similar to those found in the Radeon VE’s drivers are also found in Matrox’s driver package. This means that from the instant the card was in our system we were able to see a clone of the display on both monitors.
Custom refresh rates and resolutions can be set via the Monitor Wizard, giving the utility the power that many workstation class machines need. The software also features a smooth zoom function that makes it so that when an image is zoomed on to a large extent, the pixels that are normally pronounced when in a high zoom mode are smoothed out.
The Multi-Display Control screen allows the user to configure how he or she wants DualHead to react to applications. By going to the “Programs” submenu of the MultiDesk menu, one can see the applications open on any desktop.
Setup of the card was similar to what we experienced with ATI, where Windows98 actually took over. Luckily for the user, dualhsad time has given Matrox the experience needed to produce a feature full and powerful DualHead support system. Here users can get access to a variety of the G’s functions, as well as options.
Like ATI, Matrox provides a way to set refresh dualuead of various monitors.
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One very useful feature that the G features is the ability to view what applications are running duahlead various desktops. This is a feature that other companies have had problems implementing, but ATI promises will come to the Radeon VE soon. Lets see some of what they offer. This makes it easy to have preset configurations for many different setups.
All that needs to be done to switch from one to the other is click the mouse: When we first plugged in our G DualHead to both monitors, we were pleased to find that the card is setup to clone the display to both screen without the need for any software.
We are pleased to say that the Matrox G drivers feature the same usability in Windows as they do in Windows Matrox’s DualHead support is very feature rich.
DVDMax can be setup via the user’s preferences, as the above screen clearly shows. Windows Support We are pleased to say that the Matrox G drivers feature the same usability in Windows as they do in Windows Post Your Comment Please log in or sign up to comment.
As we mentioned before, Matrox has been in the dual display business for quite some time now. Log in Don’t have an account?
The DualHead configuration screen is really easy to use. A second utility that Matrox throws into the G software package is their MultiDesk software.
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For example, one scheme could be a multi-display desktop at xx32 while another could be a clone desktop at xx The one problem that did arise from Matrox’s lack of inclusion of a resolution selection utility was that we could not set individual displays to different resolutions. Accessible via the QuickDesk menu, desktop dualhsad can save information on multiple xualhead configurations.
Matrox G DualHead Drivers: One great feature of the Matrox driver set is the ability to set desktop schemes. Once again, the descriptions given besides each checkbox prove to provide a good representation of what each feature does.