syncing up mouse across multiple monitors

Stephen Burke steve.burke.56 at
Tue Oct 5 14:03:09 UTC 2010

Unfortunately, when I run the Monitor app I get an error "Could not
get screen information RANDR extension not present".


On Tue, Oct 5, 2010 at 7:14 AM, Colin Law <clanlaw at> wrote:
> On 5 October 2010 12:59, Stephen Burke <steve.burke.56 at> wrote:
>> I have a dual monitor setup with my left monitor pivoted counter
>> clockwise so it is portrait layout.  When my mouse rolls to the right
>> off the left monitor onto the right monitor the cursor jumps down 25%
>> of the screen or so.  Can someone point me to some documentation or
>> some software that can correct this so I can have my mouse cursor
>> seamlessly go from one monitor to the next and stay at the same X
>> coordinate relative to my eyes.
> On the System. Preferences, Monitors app you can slide the smaller
> display up or down relative to the taller one.  This may help with
> your problem.
> Colin
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