Sometime you face the situation that the monitor configuration is lost after you restart a computer and due to this activity the settings of the display or monitor is also changed. The symptom is, you have configured multiple monitor in Windows 7 or 8 which has multiple display adapter and as you restart the system the settings or configuration of monitor is lost or changed. It may that the adapter or its driver is missing or changed from the default location. This problem can be fixed by installing the missing driver or adapter. If the setting of the display and monitor is changed then this problem may arises so check for the settings and change it as before.Always shut down your system in proper way as improper shut down also causes this issue. Always use good antivirus and keep on updating your antivirus regularly to the latest updates and scan your system regularly. This can solve many problems related with your system. Here are some steps given which you can follow to solve this problem. Follow the steps and make your system error free.
Causes of this error are given below:
- This may happen because of missing driver or adapter.
- This problem also occurs when the monitor is shut off and turned back on again.
- Due to the change in setting of the display and monitor.
- Configuration of multiple monitors on the system that has multiple display adapters installed and the configuration you made to the layout and position of the monitors are not retained after restarting the system may cause the problem.
Manual steps to solve this issue:
When you find that the monitor configuration is lost after you restart a computer this may be because of missing driver. So install the missing driver or adapter of the system to solve this issue. Check for the settings of the display and monitor it may changes to other and the problem is occurring. Shut down the system in proper way as improper shut down of the system may cause this problem. Make a system restore and also update your system. Always use updated antivirus and scan regularly. This fixes many problems of your system.