[vlc-devel] Re: fullscreen issues with multiple monitors

Gildas Bazin gbazin at altern.org
Fri May 14 11:19:24 CEST 2004

On Friday 14 May 2004 02:03, tobias wrote:
> Hello,
> first of all: thanks for putting time into vlc player, it's the best 
> i've ever used, and i've used them all :D
> i'm having an issue with playing video files in fullscreen on my windows 
> system (my card is radeon 9800 pro). I'm using extended desktop. Dragging
> the video window between the two monitors works fine, but wherever i 
> fullscreen, the fullscreen output opens on my primary display (\\.
> I tried to fix this by changing the option in "directx video output
> settings", where it says i can "specify the windows device name of the
> monitor you want the player to open on". Here, however, the only option in
> the dropdown menu is "default", no matter how hard i try to refresh.
> I'm hoping you can identify the issue, and that this mail will be remotely
> helpful in your development process. :)

This should be fixed in the latest version (fullscreen will be done on the 
current screen).
Give a try to the latest nightly build: 


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