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Old 07-14-2008, 09:57 AM   #1
wilsonsamm
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Mouse going oveer dge of Xinerama screen 1


Hello everyone,
I have set up a dual-monitor system which has one 1280x1024 screen (Xinerama screen 1) to the left of a screen measuring 800x600 (Xinerama screen 2). The bottom edges are aligned, effectively forming something like an L-shaped screen. This setup works as it should, except that should I want to reach the 'X' button in the top left of screen 1, I need to take extreme care not to let my mouse slip over the edge of screen 1, because if it should, then it appears at the top-left of screen 2, which is 480 pixels further down.
It's not a lot of work to move the mouse cursor back up, but it's very annoying. Should I move the cursor off the top edge of screen 2, then it does not move onto screen 1, and I would like the top-part of the rightmost edge of the screen on the left to behave the same way. Does anyone know how to fix this?

Apologies if I haven't explained the situation very well.

Last edited by wilsonsamm; 07-14-2008 at 10:24 AM. Reason: Too little sleep and too much coffee led to too many speeling misteaks
 
  


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