However, the problem persisted even when the firewall in this case, the Windows Firewall was disabled on both systems. It suggests that you move the applications that you want on the secondary screen before starting the scan, and that you might want to try it in both and bit display modes to see if one holds a particular advantage on your hardware. My probem occurs is when I try to use two of them at the same time, one will load and The reason for using one, two, or more monitors varies, though. Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment. It has become quite intuitive for me. They just wanna sell their ware.

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Acting on a childish impulse, the first thing I did was to drag an application so that it bridged from the desktop monitor maxivisra the laptop and shake it up and down with the mouse to find out how bad the lag was.

You must be logged in to post a comment. Oh, and performance has gone from “respectably fast” to “can’t tell it’s not a real screen”.

January 24, at 4: MaxiVista lets you choose from multiple resolutions for the secondary display and supports both portrait and landscape modes. Additionally, there are probably quite a few users amxivista in the idea of a dual-monitor configuration, but not sure to what extent they may benefit from it.

These include portrait modes, handy when the secondary monitor is capable of rotating or happens to be a notebook sitting on its side.


MaxiVista: Enabling An Extra Monitor Over Your Network

October 8, at 6: Also, finding the desk space for an extra LCD monitor isn’t always easy. Find a Network Term. However it will not connect. Find a Network Term. Once the connection is established, the Viewer allows the Sever’s virtual-graphics adapter to take control of the monitor on the secondary system.

The demo version also comes in bit or bit versions. However, the problem persisted even when the firewall in this case, the Windows Firewall was disabled on both systems.

However, it is very important that you pay careful attention to all the information presented on-screen as well as in the Software Installation section of the online user manual. The volume of work can easily be increased, since one either has more room to arrange various open program windows, or simply because one can view more information at the same time on the extended surface. Double-clicking the icon on in the notification area “system tray” of the desktop enabled the connection to the laptop.

This also means that Vista “Aero” effects are disabled when MaxiVista runs. In addition you’ll find that some features of third-party multiple-monitor utilities will also cuold with MaxiVista’s virtual-graphics adapter.

Add a second monitor to Windows the easy way with MaxiVista

This is because it does not support hardware overlays. The problem is that once you get used to all that extra screen space, you can never go back to just one display. Standard, Professional, or Mirror Maxicista. It has become quite intuitive for me. Once you begin using MaxiVista to take advantage of the monitor on another system, you’ll soon discover that MaxiVista comes with a whole slew of features that allow you to configure and control the virtual-graphics adapter.


No surprises when I drag windows from one to the couls. If so, do you think that you will investigate MaxiVista? Since I tested MaxiVista on a bit Vista desktop and a bit Windows 7 laptop, I had to download both the and bit versions, which came in zip files of about 5 MB each.

In fact, items on the screen are the same size as they appear on the x desktop monitor. MaxiVista’s link between systems also acts as a conduit for remote control and clipboard integration features.

That was an expensive proposition, and generally more costly than it was worth. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any couldd regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. This is important because it determines the direction that the mouse pointer and any dragged applications will move to go to the second screen and return. Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation.

Now, few enthusiasts bother to buy an LCD display if it measures fewer than 20″. Also now have 6 screens. Log in to Reply.