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Connecting a Device to a Projector

Published on June 3, 2014 in Windows 8.1

Using the Keyboard

  1. Press the Windows key and P at the same time.
  2. Choose how you want the device to connect to the projector: PC screen only, Duplicate, Extend, or Second screen only.
    • PC screen only will display images only on the computer.
    • Duplicate will show the same image on the computer and the monitor/projector.
    • Extend will split the image between the computer and the monitor/projector.
    • Second screen only will show the image only on the monitor/projector.
      Connecting a Device to a Projector1

Using the Charms Bar

  1. Activate the Charms Bar and select Devices.
    Connecting a Device to a Projector2
  2. From the Devices menu, choose Project.
    Connecting a Device to a Projector3
  3. Choose how you want the device to connect to the projector: PC screen only, Duplicate, Extend, or Second screen only.
    • PC screen only will display images only on the computer.
    • Duplicate will show the same image on the computer and the monitor/projector.
    • Extend will split the image between the computer and the monitor/projector.
    • Second screen only will show the image only on the monitor/projector.
      Connecting a Device to a Projector1

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