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Thread: dual screen boot issue

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    dual screen boot issue


    i have an issue, we use ubuntu and for VBox as a Virtualizers ,

    i have installed winxp as a VM and wanted it to make a dual screen boot-up. i executed a VBox command to make it dual boot... as one as primary screen and other is secondary screen. so when i execute commands both the screen open up in a single monitor. but my requirement is one screen should come in primary monitor and other one in a secondary monitor which is connected using VGA port.
    pls help me on this.

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    Have you checked the options for opening a window manually for the Desktop Environment you use? You can always set it to open a window at a certain location.
    arrogance breeds ignorance

    Screaming Electron, Full of BSD Goodness

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    If you are using Grub #2 as a boot loader,try holding the shift key until you get a boot screen.

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