Windows 10: Display settings not saving with multiple monitors

Discus and support Display settings not saving with multiple monitors in Windows 10 Customization to solve the problem; Hi, I have 3 monitors 1. 144hz 1080p monitor my main display 2. 1080p monitor 3. 4k 55" TV as third monitor Every other time I reboot, my... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Customization' started by Aaron Felix, Oct 17, 2020.

  1. Display settings not saving with multiple monitors


    Hi,


    I have 3 monitors

    1. 144hz 1080p monitor my main display

    2. 1080p monitor

    3. 4k 55" TV as third monitor


    Every other time I reboot, my display settings reset. I have the resolution on the first 2 monitors set to 1080p, and the third monitor set to 4k native. Windows defaults to the 4k TV as the main monitor when my settings reset, so I have to change that, change my main monitor back to 144hz, my desktop icons randomize over the desktop monitors and other settings I have. Is there a way to fix this so that the settings save every time?


    Thanks!

    :)
     
    Aaron Felix, Oct 17, 2020
    #1
  2. Mithin_EJ Win User

    How to save a multiple displays settings?

    Hi VAinc,

    Thank you for writing to Microsoft Community Forums

    You may want to answer these questions to get more clarity on this issue:

    1. May I know the make and model of the PC?
    2. Did you try updating your display driver?
    3. Are you getting any error message?

    I suggest you to follow the below steps and check if it helps.

    Steps 1:

    1. Go to settings
    2. Click on “System"
    3. Then click on Display
    4. Move your mouse to the monitor that needs to be set as primary and check the box
      "Make this my main display"
    5. Under "Multiple displays" select "Duplicate these displays"
    6. Then select “Keep this display settings
    Once you make these changes, you may restart the computer and check.

    Hope it helps,

    Mithin EJ

    Microsoft Community- Moderator
     
    Mithin_EJ, Oct 17, 2020
    #2
  3. Saving Multiple Display Settings

    Hello Mike,

    You can change the default display settings from Display
    settings
    . Make sure that you're on the main screen before following the steps below.

    • Click the Start button.
    • Go to Settings > System > Display.
    • Set Multiple displays to Duplicate these displays.
    • Click Keep changes to save the changes.
    Keep us posted.
     
    Devlin Sco, Oct 17, 2020
    #3
  4. Display settings not saving with multiple monitors

    Multiple display taskbar

    Hi Justin,

    Let me guide you now on how to set up multiple displays on a Windows 10 computer. You may follow the steps below to configure the correct display settings for your device.

    Here are the steps:

    • Right-click on your desktop.
    • Select Display settings, then different options will be displayed.
    • You can either choose Duplicate these displays to sync your activities from the original monitor with the second one or
      Extend these displays to be able to do multiple activities using separate displays.
    • After choosing your preferred option, click on Apply.

    Let us know if you have any further questions.
     
    Engelsen Fad, Oct 17, 2020
    #4
Thema:

Display settings not saving with multiple monitors

Loading...
  1. Display settings not saving with multiple monitors - Similar Threads - Display settings saving

  2. Saving Display Settings

    in Windows 10 Customization
    Saving Display Settings: How do I save Display Settings? My Display Resolution was 1024-768 and now it is 1600-900 but every time I restart it, It goes back to 1024-768 and I have to go to the control panel, device manager and update my display adapter again....
  3. Setting up multiple monitors

    in Windows 10 Customization
    Setting up multiple monitors: Hello, can anyone help me to set up multiple monitors. I got the dual adapter and am able to see two screens, but I want them extended. When I hit the extend button from Windows key+P, nothing happens. When I detect monitors from settings it says its not finding one to...
  4. Saving Display Settings For Multiple Monitors

    in Windows 10 Graphic Cards
    Saving Display Settings For Multiple Monitors: All, Didn't really see a copy for this question in the forums when I searched, but if I missed it my apologies. Okay my issue: I have a Surface Book 2 that I frequently will pair with my monitor through the use of a Microsoft Surface Dock. My issue is that I will go to...
  5. how to set resolution on multiple monitor display

    in Windows 10 Customization
    how to set resolution on multiple monitor display: I have multiple monitors and had difficulty in setting resolution to be the same when I am in extended view. what is the sequence of steps to accomplish this in Windows 10...
  6. Windows Setting for displaying from multiple monitors not saving.

    in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware
    Windows Setting for displaying from multiple monitors not saving.: So, I am working with an HP Pavillion dvt6-6100, Product: LM342AV. I have it running Windows 10 Pro and I am having trouble getting the computer to duplicate screens when I plug in my external monitor. It is only allowing me to show on either the external monitor or the...
  7. How to save a multiple displays settings?

    in Windows 10 Customization
    How to save a multiple displays settings?: Hi. I have a new desktop PC with Windows 10 OS, which has integrated intel GPU (i series CPU) and two video output ports (VGA and HDMI) and latest drivers. I've connected VGA port to a display and HDMI port to projector. I need both of them to display the same picture, so i...
  8. Display settings not allowing multiple displays

    in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware
    Display settings not allowing multiple displays: Since the update yesterday in windows 10 insider, my settings in multiple displays is not functioning correctly. most boxes are blank, and with not allow me to extend display to all monitors? Brian...
  9. Display settings not allowing multiple displays

    in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware
    Display settings not allowing multiple displays: Since the update yesterday in windows 10 insider, my settings in multiple displays is not functioning correctly. most boxes are blank, and with not allow me to extend display to all monitors? Brian...
  10. Multiple monitor/display setup

    in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware
    Multiple monitor/display setup: I can't find where to set up multiple monitors and how they display/interact? https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_10-hardware/multiple-monitordisplay-setup/d41db74d-36a0-49ae-9d6d-8b0f18810509