Questions tagged [display]

The physical screen of a device.

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Software to split one display into two or more virtual screens?

First: this is going to sound weird at first. I might be the only person that wants this. I've used two-screen setups every now and then, and I find that the separation between them helps me be more ...
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Program to watch secondary monitor's picture in the main monitor

We display fullscreen data in a projector whose source is the secondary monitor. Sometimes the picture of the projector cannot be viewed by the operator of the computer so we need a control window on ...
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Blue light filter for Mac

I have this Bluelight Filter for Eye Care tool on my phone, which is really useful because I think blue light does keep me awake. I'm wondering if there is a similar app on the Mac? It would be ...
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Software to adjust my screen's brightness based on what programs are in view

I'm looking for software that can automatically adjust my screen's brightness based on what programs are currently in view. Here are my requirements, Compatiable with Windows 10 Works with Windows ...
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Automatic screen brightness adjuster

I'm sure there would be some freeware out there that does this, but for all my research I've failed to find anything! So what I want: a piece of software that uses the webcam to automatically adjust ...
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Add screen of a laptop to another one when both are on Windows 8

I have two laptops and I want to add screen of another laptop to my laptop. So that I will be having a wider space to see my stuffs I believe there must be some software/technique to meet my ...
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Switch screen to greyscale temporarily

I am working on graphics design which shall be used in presentations (Powerpoint, color) and web (color) but also be suitable for printing (greyscale). Since I work in the programs defined by the ...
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Automatic Brightness Adjuster with Enviromental Light detection for PC?

Lux or Velis Auto Brightness are Android apps which detect the light levels around you and adjust the screens brightness accordingly. I'd like a Window's 8.1 or Linux version. I'm aware of Flux for ...
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Android app to force the screen to turn off regardless of foreground app

Some Android apps keep the screen on while they are running. That's usually okay, but sometimes it's not. Is there an Android (KitKat compatible) app that will force the screen off even when the ...
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Force Skype to open on specific display

When using multiple displays on OS X, we get the option to assign applications to one of them: However, Skype happily violates those assignments and always opens on the display on which I last ...
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Tool to rotate screen content without the need to physically rotate the screen?

I'm working with/on a software that is optimized for screens in portrait mode and some of the features rely on this orientation, so things won't work or won't be displayed correctly with landscape ...
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Open-source software to change monitor input source

I have two monitors BENq rl2450h and Soniq. I want to be able to change the source of the input for these two monitors. Would a piece of software be able to change this? Are there open-source ...
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Open source Android screen orientation locker

I want to lock my Android screen to portrait or landscape very fast, for instance with a widget. Is there an app for this? Free and open source Runs at least on Android 4.1
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how to share device between two or three machines [closed]

I have three machines at home two of them are windows one of them is mac os and i want to share the one keyboard one mouse and two screen with all of them how can i do it
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A program to prevent screen overflow on Windows?

Is there a program or setting that forces Windows to have "hard edges?" That is, you can't move windows past the edges of the screen. This is similar to how you can't move the mouse cursor past the ...
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Free Multi-Monitor configuration switcher for Windows 7

I have three monitors which I regularly use in two configurations: Duplicated Screen on A and B Extended Screen on B and C Because I often switch between those two configurations, the manual setup ...
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Multiple monitors with all features on each

I tried the tutorials Make the Most of Your Multiple Monitors in Windows, How to Set Up Multiple Monitors with Windows 7, and Max Out the Multi-Monitor Magic Under Windows 7. At present, only my ...
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Program to 'spotlight' on a program

Is there a program that allows me to dim the screen to only one program on my computer? eg. If I am presenting something (not in full screen ;), dim the rest of the screen except for the selected ...
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Tool to disable part of an external display

Sometimes I find the need to "turn off" part of a display I'm using. For example, I might move my laptop in front of the display to save space, and I no longer can see the bottom half of the external ...
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Any API for screencast a program and output as video stream?

Objective I want to make a web application where an user could run a program in the server and interact with it via streaming and web sockets. It's worth mentioning that multiple users could run the ...
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Automated, configurable, content display software

We are working on a project to install monitors within our various delivery teams' work areas. We are going to use these monitors to display content from various sources, metrics, announcements, ...
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Program to log when windows are moved to another monitor

I am looking for a program - ideally free and supporting Windows 7 - to log whenever windows are moved to another monitor. E.g. the log would be something like: Datetime, application name, monitor ...
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Securely share/view multiple monitors over LAN

I'm looking for screen-sharing software for working in pairs. For instance, Pair Programming, but it would not be used exclusively for programming, or even by programmers. I'm looking for something ...
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Make my computer screen's tint warmer at night?

I use my computer at night, but my computer screen looks like daylight and I find it too bright to use at night. So, what is a good tool to make my computer screen warmer at night? I'm using Windows ...