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Feature Request - Shortcuts for "on monitor x" at set window size

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Marc J
32 discussion posts
I used to use Ultramon but switched to DisplayFusion when I upgraded to Win7. It is generally much better, but one thing I miss is the ability to edit shortcuts so that applications always open on a certain monitor at a certain size.

For example (hope you don't mind the link): - http://www.realtimesoft.com/ultramon/tour/shortcuts.asp
Dec 23, 2009  • #1
Jon Tackabury (BFS)'s profile on WallpaperFusion.com
This is an excellent idea, but not one I have planned for the near future. Thank you for the suggestion though. :)
Dec 31, 2009  • #2
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Duke9700
6 discussion posts
I'd also like to beg you to reconsider this feature. I also switched from Ultramon and am VERY happy with DisplayFusion. It is a much more polished program.

My only annoyance so far has been this issue. I've just gotten used to (for example) Firefox always automatically opening on my 2nd monitor. With DF I open it, then click on the Move to Next Window button.Yes, I know, one extra button click won't kill me, but it's a feature that is very nice.

Just my 2 cents. Otherwise I'm loving my DF experience so far!
Jan 1, 2010  • #3
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Marc J
32 discussion posts
As a web designer it was handy to be able to open a browser at a set size (1024 x 768 for example). I really miss this.

Please reconsider!
Jan 1, 2010  • #4
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siliconman01
417 discussion posts
As another convert to DisplayFusion, I agree that this is a very desireable feature to have/use. :-)
ASUS home built Pc on Windows 10 x64 Pro with 3 Dell U2719D monitors. Dell XPS 8940SE on Windows 11x64 Pro with 2 Dell U2719D monitors.
Jan 2, 2010  • #5
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alexut
11 discussion posts
+1 for this feature. Really need it, please, should be easy to implement :mrgreen:

on (window open) {
if monitor3="selected" {
go to (monitor3 & stay there);
}
}

Lol :P. I hate i'm not a programmer type of a person.
Jan 3, 2010  • #6
Jon Tackabury (BFS)'s profile on WallpaperFusion.com
Wow, there seems to be quite a demand for this feature. I'll schedule it for inclusion in version 3.2. Thanks for your feedback everyone! :)
Jan 3, 2010  • #7
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benway
343 discussion posts
Quote:
Wow, there seems to be quite a demand for this feature. I'll schedule it for inclusion in version 3.2. Thanks for your feedback everyone! :)

+1 here too... :-P
Jan 4, 2010  • #8
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LarryLaser
26 discussion posts
Quote:
Wow, there seems to be quite a demand for this feature. I'll schedule it for inclusion in version 3.2. Thanks for your feedback everyone! :)

Yes Jon
This is basically the same request I have posted before, not mainly the shortcut links, but the control of applications per monitor. I have been testing the Display Fusion a number of times, and I still need the ability to control windows to open and stay on the monitors I need them on.
Recently I have purchased 3 license sets cause I use multiple computers (as I mentioned before) with multiple monitors, and I need to gain better control of them for the training and work I do on them.
So Please, Add this functionality to your programing.
Thank you Jon.
Jan 4, 2010  • #9
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Steven Douglas
19 discussion posts
Yes! Yes! Yes!
Jan 4, 2010  • #10
Jon Tackabury (BFS)'s profile on WallpaperFusion.com
I can safely say that this feature will be included in version 3.2. I don't have a timeframe for the release yet, as I'm busy working on version 3.1.7 right now. :)
Jan 4, 2010  • #11
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Cylon
36 discussion posts
I already see it will be added but i also want o say that most of the multi display users will like to have that feature, i like it myself.
Jan 4, 2010  • #12
Jon Tackabury (BFS)'s profile on WallpaperFusion.com
@Cylon: I didn't realize it was such a popular feature until now. It's been bumped up in priority and will make it into version 3.2. :)
Jan 4, 2010  • #13
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Werkin
1 discussion post
I too will jump on the bandwagon. I purchased the software based on some user reviews without testing it out, coming from Ultramon. Like the software ton's but being able to assign a program to a display would be great. Currently, DisplayFusion seems to more or less remember the screen for the program I am running. I noticed it stopped working when I turned on 'Windows taskbar shows all windows, DisplayFusion shows relevant windows' option under Taskbar settings.

Looking forward to 3.2.
Jan 6, 2010  • #14
Jon Tackabury (BFS)'s profile on WallpaperFusion.com
3.2 is shaping up to be a big release, I'm looking forward to it as well. :)
Jan 12, 2010  • #15
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Habitats
46 discussion posts
I also requested this feature long ago, and I'm happy to see it's finally getting prioritized. I really do miss this feature from Ultramon.

Will you be able to make this apply to fullscreen applications as well? Like games for instance. This was my main usage for this feature anyway.
Jan 12, 2010  • #16
Jon Tackabury (BFS)'s profile on WallpaperFusion.com
@Habitats: Games can be tricky to support for any windowing features, but of course I will do my best to support everything. :)
Jan 12, 2010  • #17
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LarryLaser
26 discussion posts
Hey Jon

Any idea on the release date of the 3.2 version??

Can't wait :wink:
Jan 16, 2010  • #18
Jon Tackabury (BFS)'s profile on WallpaperFusion.com
I don't have a firm release date, but I am aiming for sometime in the next 4-6 months. :)
Jan 16, 2010  • #19
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