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Subject: RE: Techniques for a display screen
Thread ID: 143211 Message ID: 143228 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 6 Category: Projects and Design
Date: Sunday, August 26, 2007 1:19:58 PM         
   


> > Hello all
> >
> > I have a POS program that i would like to have a display screen (a second monitor) so that the customers can see the item name, price and the total of the purchase as the items are being entered by the cashier.
> >
> > I was thinking that i can have a table that the data would be stored in from the sales screen, for each transaction and a form with a timer would be on the display screen showing the neccesary information as the table is updated.
> >
> > But before all of that, i need some hareware advise as to having 2 monitors attached to 1 system and having the display form showned only on the monitor for the customers and the first monitor for the cashier would be as normal
> >
> > Thanks
> >
> > smith
>
> You have to set up the two monitors so that the desktop is "stretched" across both monitors. Then you can display the forms by setting appropriate LEFT properties.
>
> Bernard
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Thanks very much...

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Techniques for a display screen Posted by chris smith @ 8/26/2007 5:00:17 AM
RE: Techniques for a display screen Posted by Bernard Bout @ 8/26/2007 11:34:31 AM
RE: Techniques for a display screen Posted by chris smith @ 8/26/2007 1:19:58 PM
RE: Techniques for a display screen Posted by Carlos Alloatti @ 8/27/2007 7:07:52 PM