twinview, nvidia, and tv-out

Tab Gilbert tabbox at
Sun Jul 13 00:26:38 UTC 2008

> [...]
> 5) from terminal run:
> sudo nvidia-settings
> 6) It should show you your current display and a disabled TV display. Click
> on the TV display and press configure. Then you should select TwinView
> [...]
> However, no matter what I do, nvidia-settings doesn't display a 2nd output
> device.
>  <>

I installed Sysinfo and at the bottom it gives a nvidia option and then in
the lower right corner that option has a NVIDIA Display Settings "button"
which allows you to configure it.  I am not sure if this answers you
question but it is how I got my second monitor working.

Hope it helps.

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