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Release 1.9

Version 1.9 of Dual Monitor Tools has been released.
SwapScreen has some new features and DualWallpaper has been updated with support for Windows 8 and 8.1.
See http://dualmonitortool.sourceforge.net/history.html for more details.

Posted by Gerald Evans 2014-01-11

Release 1.8

Version 1.8 of Dual Monitor Tools has been released.
This has several new features with the main addition being the ability to define your own areas on your desktop and too associate hotkeys with them to move the active window to that location.
See http://dualmonitortool.sourceforge.net/history.html for more details.

Posted by Gerald Evans 2011-04-13

Release 1.7

Version 1.7 of Dual Monitor Tools has been released. This is a minor update with several fixes and a few new features requested by users.
See http://dualmonitortool.sourceforge.net/history.html for more details.

Posted by Gerald Evans 2011-01-23

Release 1.6

Version 1.6 of Dual Monitor Tools has been released. This contains a new tool which allows you to launch your favourite applications with a few key strokes and to position them at pre-configured positions on any of your monitors. See http://dualmonitortool.sourceforge.net/duallauncher.html for more details. There are also minor updates to SwapScreen and DualWallpaper.

Posted by Gerald Evans 2010-12-28

Release 1.5

Version 1.5 of Dual Monitor Tools has been released. This is a minor upgrade over 1.4 including features requested by users. Also DisMon7.exe which was for Windows 7 users has been removed as its functionality has been incorporated into DisMon.exe.

Posted by Gerald Evans 2010-11-19

Release 1.4

A new version 1.4 of Dual Monitor Tools has been released.
SwapScreen now has a Curosr / Mouse manager, where you have the ability to lock the cursor onto a single screen, or to specify a resistance that has to be overcome to move the cursor between screens.
Options are available to temporarily override any resistance or locking and to quickly move the cursor between screens.
See http://dualmonitortool.sourceforge.net/swapscreen.html for further details.

Posted by Gerald Evans 2010-06-01

Release 1.3

A new version 1.3 of Dual Monitor Tools has been released.
This contains a new tool which can run another application and disable all secondary monitors while that application is running.
See http://dualmonitortool.sourceforge.net/history.html for the other changes.

Posted by Gerald Evans 2010-05-07

Release 1.2

A new version 1.2 of Dual Monitor Tools has been released.
This now contains a program to create wallpaper from images where you can choose different images for each of your monitors, or you can choose to spread an image across multiple monitors. Full support is also provided for users who have their primary monitor on the right.
Also the SwapScreen hotkey program has been expanded with 9 new hotkeys available.

Posted by Gerald Evans 2010-04-18

Dual Monitor Tools v1.1 released

This release has:
SwapScreen which will move the active window to the next screen when a user defined hotkey is pressed. If the window was maximised, then it will also be maximised on the next screen.
DualSnap a screen capture program which captures the image on the primary screen and displays it on the secondary screen.

Posted by Gerald Evans 2009-03-17

Dual Monitor Tools v1.0 released

The first version of Dual Monitor Tools has been released.
This has a single tool: SwapScreen which will move the active window to the next screen when a user defined hotkey is pressed. If the window was maximised, then it will also be maximised on the next screen.

Posted by Gerald Evans 2009-02-22