Windows 10: My laptop thinks it has 5 displays.

Discus and support My laptop thinks it has 5 displays. in Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging to solve the problem; Hey, this has been an ongoing problem with my laptop (Lenovo Y720) and I did uninstall these monitors in the deice manager multiple times already but... Discussion in 'Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging' started by NinaVallnerová, Sep 9, 2018.

  1. My laptop thinks it has 5 displays.


    Hey,


    this has been an ongoing problem with my laptop (Lenovo Y720) and I did uninstall these monitors in the deice manager multiple times already but they always reappear. Even my Nvidia graphics card believes I have 5 of them. I have tried reinstalling the graphic card drivers completely but this didn't help at all. I am pretty desperate at this point because my computer has pretty decent specs even nowadays, however it seems laggy all the time and i dont know why so I think this might be the root of this problem since according to the Nvidia control panel, all of these run from the Intel graphics card and I don't know how to change this. Thanks for your help in advance My laptop thinks it has 5 displays. :)

    :)
     
    NinaVallnerová, Sep 9, 2018
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  2. Jetster Win User

    Laptop display question

    Confusing statement! You want to change the display on your laptop that died?

    Is that correct?

    How do you know its the display that's bad?

    Just google "how to change display on a acer 5745"

    Should get you to step by step instructions. But first make sure its the display that's bad
     
    Jetster, Sep 9, 2018
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  3. Laptop display does not detect itself

    Hi,

    In regards to your concern, since the second screen can't detect the display settings of your other laptop, we suggest that you perform the steps below and see if it helps:

    • Go to Settings.
    • Click on System.
    • Under System, choose Display.
    • Under Multiple displays, click on Duplicate these displays and apply.
    Let us know the details so we could further help.
     
    Acelyn Alc, Sep 9, 2018
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  4. Johan45 Win User

    My laptop thinks it has 5 displays.

    AMD FX OC'ers Club

    That's what the auto setting will do since you're over the 1333 mark it jumps to the next step which isn't listed or officially supported I assume by that ram.

    At this point though I would suggest dropping the multi one step or .5 so that we can get something stable and possibly take the heat issue out of the picture for now.
     
    Johan45, Sep 9, 2018
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