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Aaron Nov 6, 2012 @ 10:26pm
Issue Report: Dual screens cause mouse input location problems
I have two displays, side-by-side. The Steam login window opens up near the left edge of the rightmost screen, and mouse input is shifted so that, for example, a click on the LOGIN button actually registers a click on the CANCEL button instead. The login window is not movable, but I can log in by using the tab key to select the LOGIN button and pressing enter.

Other windows have similar problems, but are movable if I can manage to register a click somewhere on the window title. Once moved, mouse input works correctly.

A poster in the thread http://steamcommunity.com/app/221410/discussions/1/882965239595924173/ mentioned a similar problem, but the original problem report in that thread sounded different so I figured I should start a new thread.
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Aaron Nov 6, 2012 @ 10:31pm 
xrandr configuration:
Screen 0: minimum 8 x 8, current 3840 x 1200, maximum 16384 x 16384
DVI-I-0 disconnected (normal left inverted right x axis y axis)
DVI-I-1 disconnected (normal left inverted right x axis y axis)
DVI-I-2 connected 1920x1080+0+0 (normal left inverted right x axis y axis) 509mm x 286mm
1920x1080 60.0*+
1680x1050 60.0
1440x900 59.9
1280x1024 75.0 60.0
1280x960 60.0
1024x768 75.0 70.1 60.0
800x600 75.0 72.2 60.3 56.2
640x480 75.0 72.8 59.9
HDMI-0 disconnected (normal left inverted right x axis y axis)
DVI-I-3 connected 1920x1200+1920+0 (normal left inverted right x axis y axis) 519mm x 324mm
1920x1200 60.0*+
1680x1050 60.0
1600x1200 60.0
1280x1024 75.0 60.0
1152x864 75.0
1024x768 75.0 60.0
800x600 75.0 60.3
640x480 75.0 59.9

Xinerama struts:
XINERAMA version 1.1 opcode: 150
head #0: 1920x1080 @ 0,0
head #1: 1920x1200 @ 1920,0
Frank Nov 7, 2012 @ 9:53am 
Thanks! This issue has been assigned tracking ID 93694.
johnv Dec 18, 2012 @ 4:48pm 
I fixed a bunch of multimon issues in the latest release - can you try this and let us know if it's still broken for you?
Aaron Dec 22, 2012 @ 8:04am 
Sorry for the slow reply. This is definitely fixed. Thank you!
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