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VB & Powerpoint 2007 select monitor for presentation RRS feed

  • Question

  • I want to specify which monitor to display a presentation on from visual basic.

     

    Visual studio 2008

    Office 2007

    Wednesday, June 22, 2011 6:02 PM

Answers

  • Hi Saltypete,

    What do you mean specify the monitor to display a presentation? Is your problem similar the same with this one?

    http://www.pcreview.co.uk/forums/dual-monitor-vbulletin-net-2005-a-t2867446.html

    and it contains the code about changing the settings in the regedit.

     

    string RKey = @"Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\PowerPoint\Options";
    
    Microsoft.Win32.RegistryKey rk =
    Microsoft.Win32.Registry.CurrentUser.OpenSubKey(RKey,true);
    
    rk.SetValue("DisplayMonitor",@<a href="file://\\.\DISPLAY2\Monitor0">\\.\DISPLAY2\Monitor0</a>);
    

     

    Hope this can help you reslove your problem.

    Best Regards,


    Bruce Song [MSFT]
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    • Marked as answer by Bruce Song Friday, July 8, 2011 12:05 PM
    Monday, June 27, 2011 10:40 AM