Windows 10: Windows 10 not detecting 2nd monitor

Discus and support Windows 10 not detecting 2nd monitor in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware to solve the problem; I have a dual monitor setup. I have 2 AOC e2252V monitors that would work fine on Windows 7. I have all updated drivers. I've checked the internet for... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware' started by kendeg, Dec 10, 2015.

  1. kendeg Win User

    Windows 10 not detecting 2nd monitor


    I have a dual monitor setup. I have 2 AOC e2252V monitors that would work fine on Windows 7. I have all updated drivers. I've checked the internet for multiple solutions but everyone's problem seemed to be that they didnt extend their displays. My problem is that both windows 10 and my graphics card are not detecting it. They are both connected to the DVI-D connections on my MSI R9 390 graphics card (installed with the latest drivers from 11/30/2015 on the MSI website.) One monitor is hooked up from VGA through a DVI-D adapter to connect to my graphics card. I assumed this wasn't the problem because I did the same thing on my previous card where it worked just fine. I checked to see if one of my DVI-D connections were faulty on the card, but my one monitor hooked up directly through a DVI-D cable (no adapter) works on both of them. If I hook up my TV through HDMI connection, it will detect my TV. I wonder if this is a problem with Windows 10, MSI R9 390, or the adapter. If anyone has a solution or advice, that would be greatly appreciated.
    These are pictures of some of what I'm talking about.
    Imgur [1]
    2 X DVI-D Digital Dual Link male 24+1 to VGA HD15 female Converter Adapter New 100003844974 | eBay[2] This is a link to the adapter I am using. VGA from the monitor, connected to this adapter, into the graphics card.

    :)
     
    kendeg, Dec 10, 2015
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  2. Windows 10 update not detecting my 2nd moniter

    I had just downloaded the windows 10 update, before both my laptop, and my 2nd monitor via HDMI was working, after the update however, Windows 10 doesn't detect the 2nd monitor, But my monitor detects its plugged into my laptop. Any help is appreciated
    Im going to try restarting my laptop real quick though ill update this if it works
     
    joseph blain, Dec 10, 2015
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  3. 2nd monitor not being detected

    Received a software update for windows 10. Upon restart my 2nd monitor was no longer working. Went to the display section in Settings and it is not being detected. Pushed the detect button and nothing. How do I get this back. My 2nd monitor is more
    important than any new things in the update.
     
    TomKlein28, Dec 10, 2015
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  4. Windows 10 not detecting 2nd monitor

    Have you tried just one monitor using the adapter? That way if it works you have eliminated the adapter as the problem.
     
    Commodore Pet, Dec 10, 2015
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  5. kendeg Win User
    Tried using the monitor with the adapter by itself in both ports, still didn't work. Restarted both times. I forgot to mention in the original post that every time I go to all control panel items->troubleshooting->view all->hardware and devices it always tells me that I have to restart my computer to correctly install drivers and updates. Imgur
     
    kendeg, Dec 10, 2015
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  6. I went on the MSI website and they mention that to get the latest drivers go to the AMD website.


    Windows 10 not detecting 2nd monitor [​IMG]


    I would suggest you go to the AMD site and get the latest driver. Uninstall your current driver and install the new one. It is worth a try.


    Windows 10 not detecting 2nd monitor [​IMG]
     
    Commodore Pet, Dec 12, 2015
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