Multiple Replay instances

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When having several graphics cards or multiple-head graphics card in a PC, you may assign an instance of DISE Replay to each adapter. Each instance of Replay can be setup to play its own content, but you can also setup a synced system.

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As a pointer, for hardware performance you should aim a little higher than you would with a single output. Select a high-end graphics card if possible.


(Assuming DISE is already installed)

Lightbulb.png Note: You never have to install DISE more than once. Multiple instances are opened with different settings.

  • Start by creating a shortcut to DISE Replay. Call it "Replay1".
  • Right-click and select Properties for "Replay1".
  • Under Target you can now see the path to the Replay.exe, for instance "C:\Program Files (x86)\DISE\DISE 8\Replay.exe”.
  • After the path, enter:
-S "path-to-a-folder-to-store-settings-in\Replay1.settings" so that it now in the Target field, reads something like:
"C:\Program Files (x86)\DISE\DISE 8\Replay.exe" -S "C:\Settings\Replay1.settings". The folder to store settings in has to exist.

Info.png Read more: Command line parameters#DISE_Replay

Note that the file "C:\Settings\Replay1.settings" doesn't have to exist yet.
  • Click Ok.
  • Start up "Replay1". Note that now, Replay will create the file Replay1.settings.
  • In "Replay1" select Settings > Output settings and in the Display Adapter drop-down list, select the first graphics card, or head in the case of a multiple-head graphics card.
  • For the second Replay instance, copy and paste the "Replay1" shortcut and rename it "Replay2".
  • Replace "Replay1.settings" for "Replay2.settings" in the Target field.
  • Click Ok.
  • Start "Replay2".
  • In "Replay2's" Settings > Output settings select the second graphics adapter.
  • The two instances of Replay now use separate settings files.
  • Follow the above steps for each additional graphics adapter.


To start a number of Replay instances when Windows boots up, enter the following using your favorite text editor:

start "" "C:\Program Files (x86)\DISE\DISE 8\Replay.exe" -S "C:\Settings\Replay1.settings"
start "" "C:\Program Files (x86)\DISE\DISE 8\Replay.exe" -S "C:\Settings\Replay2.settings"
start "" "C:\Program Files (x86)\DISE\DISE 8\Replay.exe" -S "C:\Settings\Replay3.settings"

Save the file as "startup.cmd". Create a shortcut to this file and put the shortcut in the "Startup" start menu folder.

DISE NoBorders

Setting up DISE NoBorders on a single PC is essentially no different from setting up several PCs.

Info.png Read more: DISE NoBorders Installation

Setup Probe to download the NoBorders destination to a local folder, follow the instructions above and for each instance select the proper .displayscheme file that corresponds with its screen. Also do synchonization the same way you would a NoBorders system (see Replay settings > Communication tab).