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Windows 7 Resolution Problem

Post by Programmer on Fri 11 Jun 2010, 12:40 pm

Hey guys, just recently installed Windows 7 over my Windows XP and I am having a bit of a problem with resolution. I have had Windows 7 before and resolution was fine, but now I can not find a resolurtion that fits my screen. I have seriously gone through every resolution and none of them fit the screen. Does anyone have any suggestions of drivers I may need or anything to fix this problem.

My older Windows 7 was 32bit and this one is 64bit, does that make a difference?

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Re: Windows 7 Resolution Problem

Post by theamp on Fri 11 Jun 2010, 1:05 pm

Does your monitor have manual adjustment settings?

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Re: Windows 7 Resolution Problem

Post by Programmer on Fri 11 Jun 2010, 1:07 pm

How would I check?

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Post by theamp on Fri 11 Jun 2010, 1:08 pm

On the front or side of your monitor, there should be some buttons. Try to find one that says "Autofit", or something to that nature.

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Post by Programmer on Fri 11 Jun 2010, 1:14 pm

Yeah, I click the button on the side, and auto fit and it does not work. Then I clicked Display Information and it says "DSUB 1920x1080" and I put that resolution on and it still doesn't work, part of the screen is off the monitor.

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Post by theamp on Fri 11 Jun 2010, 1:17 pm

In the row of buttons, is there an option to manually move the screen?

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Post by Programmer on Fri 11 Jun 2010, 1:22 pm

Yes, but it does not move over far enough for it to fit.

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Post by theamp on Fri 11 Jun 2010, 1:23 pm

Have you installed video drivers from your manufacturer's website?

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