TMM Service from Vista

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    • #43376

      Hey there,

      Thank you for all the work you’ve done to get WS2008 to such a level. There are only a few open items still remaining for me to handle, and the one that I can not seem to resolve is the TMM (transient multi monitor) service from Vista.

      Basically if the service is ran (setup by scheduled tasks, I am unsure of the exactly setup) it detects and sets up your monitors accordingly.

      Very useful for laptops like mine. Could you please take a look and see if there is any chance of migrating this service?



    • #47247

        I tried the following and didn’t get errors nor I could test if it works:

        Vista Actions
        1. Get the file C:WindowsSystem32TMM.dll from a Windows Vista SP1 PC with the same architecture your Windows Server 2008 is running.
        2. Open the Task Scheduler (Start [->Run] -> taskschd.msc) and expand: Task Scheduler (Local) -> Task Scheduler Library -> Microsoft -> Windows -> MobilePC. Right click TMM and choose Export….
        3. Open the Registry (Start [->Run] -> regedit) and export the key HKEY_CLASSES_ROOTCLSID{35EF4182-F900-4632-B072-8639E4478A61}.

        Server 2008 Actions
        1. Paste TMM.dll in C:WindowsSystem32.
        2. Open the Task Scheduler (Start [->Run] -> taskschd.msc), expand Task Scheduler (Local) -> Task Scheduler Library -> Microsoft, right click the Windows ‘folder’ and choose Import Task…. Select the xml file you exported in the previous step 2 and click Open.
        3. Import the registry file you exported by double-clicking the .reg file you exported.
        4. Logout of Windows, Login again and see if it works.

        Good luck!


      • #47248

        I’ll try this later tonight.

        Thanks again!

      • #47249

        Well, one problem. My VISTA test box at our office was converted to Ubuntu, so I have no access to a Vista machine at this time. Could you possibly email/post those files and exports?

        Thanks if you can!

      • #47250

        I have access to a vista sp1 but what version 32 or 64 ?

      • #47251

        x86 please amigo.

      • #47252

        sorry for the delay.

        Let us know how you go. This is from a Vista SP1 x86.

        **Link Updated **

      • #47253

        Sorry again for the delay. I’ve run both 2 and 3 now and the arhive has been reuploaded with the required 3 files plus a readme pointing to this thread for more info.

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