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Discussion on: How many monitors do you use when programming?

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STrRedWolf

Three: One for messaging and reference (Outlook, Slack, a Firefox window, etc). Once for main code (C# mainly). One for related code (MSSQL), other reference, and notes (Notepad++).

Everything else is minimized or not even running. Don't need it on the screen, it's gone.

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Ross Henderson

This is the best set up imo. I'm back down to two unfortunately and it's already frustrating.

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Jean-Michel Plourde Author

My dream setup is three screens. Unfortunately, student budget hahaha.