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I have 2 NVIDIA graphic cards installed in my desktop and I have connected 4 monitors to the machine.

I have activated and enabled all four at the correct resolution using the "NVIDIA X Server" GUI editor, but I can't move a window from 1 display to another.

How can I do this?

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Not cross posting :( –  Kurru Dec 1 '11 at 17:58

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Are you using twinview mode? If not and you are in the "multiple x server mode" you cannot move windows between your "screens" because the represent multiple separate X-servers, that happen to share the same keyboard and mouse.

This is a limitation of how X works and cannot be fixed.

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Does twinview join 2 monitors into a single virtual display? I may disable this if Xinerama is able to join the multiple x server modes into a shared desktop... –  Kurru Dec 2 '11 at 2:42
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Have since enabled Xinerama and can now move my windows around

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If this has resolved your problem, can you please mark this answer as accepted by clicking the checkmark to the left? That way others searching for a solution to the same problem know you have resolved your problem using this method. Thanks! –  Christopher Kyle Horton Dec 2 '11 at 2:06
    
Theres a 1 day lock on accepting your own answer :3 Shorter than SO at least –  Kurru Dec 2 '11 at 2:40

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