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Span monitors

Updated: February 4, 2010

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

This setting determines whether the remote session window will be spanned across multiple monitors when you connect to the remote computer by using Remote Desktop Connection (RDC).

If the client computer is running Windows 7 and the server you are connecting to is running Windows Server 2008 R2, we recommend that you use the Use multimon RDP setting instead.

span monitors:i:<value>


Value Explanation


Monitor spanning is not enabled.


Monitor spanning is enabled.

The default value is 0.

To enable monitor spanning, type:

span monitors:i:1

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