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Resolution Error, "Your resolution is lower than..."

Q: Resolution Error, "Your resolution is lower than..."

After connecting my new laptop to the my 30" tv with an HDMI cord and then removing it later, the resolution was messed up. I received a notification bubble saying that my resolution was at the recommended settings. I went to my screen resolution settings and the slider said it was at 1366x768 ,which is the max on my computer, but below was a warning saying, "Your resolution is lower than 1200x900. Some items might not fit on your screen". If there is any way I can fix this please let me know.

Thanks,
Ryan

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This problem started happening about a week ago and I've never had a problem like this before. The problem is that often (but not always) when I start a game, it goes into full screen and it will usually change the resolution like mosts games do, except when I either exit the game normally, or alt+tab out of it, the resolution does not change back to normal. I have my desktop resolution set at 1024x768 normally. This seems to hold true for almost all my games. Even the windows screensaver causes the same problem if it changes the resolution.

After this happens, if I go into display properties and try to change any settings whether it is resolutuon, color depth, or even the refresh rate. I get an error that says it can't be done and I probably don't have administrative rights. The only way to fix it is to reboot the computer.

My graphics card is a Nvidia GeForce4 MX 420. Around when the probelms started I updated the drivers to some beta drivers from the Nvidia site. I assumed those might be the cause so I downgraded to the latest official foreceware drivers which I had installed before. The only other things I can think of that I have installed before the problem occoured was the new Microsoft Anti-spyware but I doubt that would have caused it.

Does anyone have any idea what is causing this problem? I am out of ideas...
 

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I just purchased a new PC for the first time in years. For many years I have been running my Dell Trinitron 17" CRT at a resolution of 800 x 600. The reason for this resolution was because I need the text to be a little bit bigger. Anything higher than that and everything is just too small for me.

Now.. my new PC comes with a 20" (widescreen) LCD monitor. It's obviously a little bit bigger than my Dell. What do you think would be a good resolution setting to work with that will enable the text to be a little bit bigger just as I had when I set my older monitor to 800 X 600.

Evidently most people have much better vision than me because almost no one I know goes with an 800 x 600 setting even if they do have an older monitor.

Any input on this would be very much appreciated.

Thank You

DAVID
 

A:Monitor "resolution" suggestions for new 20" (widescreen).

Generally when you use the newer monitors the program will suggest the appropriate resolutions. I think we all use various resolutions dependent upon what we use the computer for. Videos require a higher resolution than other things. Go into your control panel and find your settings and determine what you want and can best use and or see. The higher the resolution the smaller the pixels and the smaller the resolution, (i.e., 800 x 600), the larger the pixels. In today's technology with the online graphics medium resolutions would probably be your best bet.
Check out the options for resolutions and determine your likes.

ps: congrats on your new buy. Hope you enjoy it.
 

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Hi all,

Just installed Windows 7 on my laptop, a Lenovo ThinkPad SL 300, dual-booted with GNU/Linux. The laptop came with Windows Vista long ago but I wiped that and have been running just linux for ages, but now I need both OSs available. Everything worked fine under Vista.

Throughout the installation and afterwards I found myself with a resolution of 800x600 and only 16 colours; this was very clearly wrong as things looked pretty weird and I later checked the numbers. After installing I let Windows Update do its thing and then installed the latest drivers for my GPU, an nVidia G 105m, from the nVidia website. But the colours remained broken.

I opened up Device Manager and found my GPU which had a yellow ! next to it, and got the message "This device cannot find enough free resources that it can use. (Code 12)". So it looks like Windows is using integrated graphics rather than the GPU?

I found this page on the Lenovo website which has instructions for installing a "monitor file" which says is needed when you use non-pre-installed Windows: http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/deta...cID=MIGR-62923

... however when trying to follow the instructions lower down on that page, under the Monitor tab in the Advanced Settings dialog accessed from Screen Resolution, the Properties button was for me greyed out, so I couldn't do what it said.

What could be wrong?

Many many thanks.

A:"Code 12" on laptop GPU; stuck on 16 colours and 800x600 resolution

D'oh. Disabled something I shouldn't have in the BIOS. Sorry to bother y'all.

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Hello, I have read several different threads all over the internet regarding a resolution problem in Windows 7 that has to do with the resolution, refresh rate, etc. I have tried to force a "custom" resolution using nVidia's Control panel, but it doesn't seem to do anything to fix the issues.

I have 2x22" monitors, and while using Windows XP, there was never a problem such as this.

It seems as if the monitor that is labeled as "Monitor 2" cannot have a proper 16:9 resolution set, and it is making "Monitor 2" be blurry.

Monitor 1 is set to 1680x1050, which is correct and everything is clear as day, but the best I can do for monitor 2 is 1600x1024, and that just makes it blurry and difficult to read, which is an extremely bad strain on my eyes.

Any solution or tips that I can try would be great, I was hoping a new driver would solve my problem so I was waiting for one to come out, but since the newest one came out yesterday 11/26, and it's been over a month Windows 7 is out, I am losing hope, so now I must ask for help.

Thank you so much for any help!

A:Dual Monitors, Monitor 2 "Blurry" Incorrect Resolution

Hey.
1680 >>> 1600

and

1050 >>> 1024

is enough of a difference to makes things blurry? I don't think so. The difference is minute and practically indiscernable (less than 8%.)

You could try locating and installing the .inf for the 2nd monitor but 1600 might be the max resolution it can go.

You could also try making a custom res for the monitor.

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Hey. I recently reformatted my hard drive. Although I have a Dell XPS laptop, I didn't have the disc and reformatted it using my friend's Dell Inspiron disc. We did, however, log into my account on the Dell site and we installed the drivers that originally came with my system.

Everything seems to be fine, except for two problems... (1) the screen resolution feels "squished", like the dimensions aren't right, and (2) when I go to shut down, the option to stand by is greyed out.

Any thoughts?
 

A:"stand by" option greyed out / screen resolution squished

This seems like your video card drivers aren't installed correctly. I would double check what model video card you have. Go to the Dell site and plug in your Service Tag #. That should pull up what drivers you need to load. If the video drivers aren't loaded correctly it may very well cause the standby/hibernate function to not work.
 

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"windows can communicate with the name resolution server but can't find the host name"

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Alright, so I was trying to fix something earlier. Something for my iPod. And then to finish the settings they told me to reboot my computer. I did. When it came back up, my screen had "shifted' or "changed the maximum resolution". I don't know what caused this (maybe windows update?) or why it happened. All I know is that my default, and my recommended resolution for my laptop is 1366x768. When I had rebooted my laptop, it says that the default, and recommended maximum screen resolution is 1280x800. I'll post a picture below.

PLEASE TAKE NOTE that this is EXACTLY what the screen looks like from my POV. Yes, even the taskbar looks like that. Also, I edited in the black bar on the right side because it exists there for some reason. My mouse pointer can't go there though. The black bar on the top just indicates that my wallpaper doesn't fit completely.

Can I please have some help on how to fix this? (I've tried shutting down, and restarting too)

A:Windows 7 "changed highest screen resolution" WTF?

Quote:
Alright, so I was trying to fix something earlier. Something for my iPod.


So do a Syatem Restore to a date before you did what you did!

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Guys,

I recently purchased a new Windows 7 HP computer and intended to use my Acer AL2216W (22" widescreen) monitor with it. The monitor worked fine on my XP PC, at it's native 1680x1050 res. Now i get this new Win7 PC and it can't figure out the resolution.. It's not offering me the 1680x1050, the closest i can get is 1600x1200.... THe PC didn't come with a graphics crad, it's just using onboard intel graphics, however, since this monitor is having probs i've hooked up my wife's monitor, which is an acerx213h (native res 1920x1280) and it works fine and when that monitor is hooked up, Win7 even gives me the 1680x1050 option, although that looks funny on that monitor.

when i right click and do the screen resolution change thing, the control panel says my display is a 17" LCD Monitor when the 22" Acer AL2216W is hooked up...

i've downloaded the drivers, and when i have the 2216W hooked up, and i right click on my PC to manage it the device manager properly IDs each montior correctly (AL2216W and X213H)... Any tips here??

i'm using the VGA connectors, not the DVI.

thanks!

A:Win7 thinks my 22" monitor is 17"! Resolution Probs!

hm did you update the intel drivers? or the monitor drivers?

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I have stumble upon a strange problem when my Monitor is off, Windows back to default 1024x768 resolution, when i turn on the monitor, resolution is OK, but windows positions and sizes are messed up from the previous resolution.

This is happening because some monitors power off completely and don't send signal to the PC so Windows is changing to "simulated" monitor with the default resolution of 1024x768 pixels.

While there is some fixes for older Windows versions, nothing have seems to work for Windows 10. So here is a tutorial on how to change the default 1024x768 resolution in Windows 10:

1. Open "Regedit" and navigate to "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\GraphicsDrivers\Configuration\SIMULATED_10DE_13 C2_00000001_00000000_1300^6C7185C1F893FF6C2863DDD8BF5E4ABF\00"

2. Change the "PrimSurfSize.cx" and "PrimSurfSize.cy" to your desired values of resolution. Note that it must be changed in "demicial"

3. Then go to the second "00" and change "DwmClipBox.bottom" and "DwmClipBox.right", "PrimSurfSize.cx" and "PrimSurfSize.cy", "ActiveSize.cy" and "ActiveSize.cx"

4. That's it, now your windows sizes and positions won't bug when you turn off the monitor.

For more details you can read this topic at: Windows 7 movesresizes windows on monitor power cycle - Microsoft Community

A:Tutorial: How to change Windows 10 "default" resolution

Wow, Navuho, i had the same problem and it was driving me mad. I'm totally anal about my window positions. Glad i found this thread - you saved me from much anger, my friend.

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Hello,
I am running into an issue, where sometimes my monitor seems to "split" the resolution, so there is this middle line running down the very middle of it, which appears to be empty, and it causes the screen to look split. It's sort of hard to describe, so please see the picture here: http://imgur.com/a/86Zx7 This seems to happen after the computer wakes up from sleep mode. Note that taking a screenshot doesn't show the issue, and I had to take that with my phone.
I am running windows 10 64 bit. I recently got a new graphics card, a radeon fury, which is updated to the latest drivers 16.7.3. This didn't happen before getting the new card, so I'm inclined to think it's related to that.
I have two monitors set up, one is a 144hz 1440p resolution (MG279q, displayport to mini displayport), and the other is 1080p 60 hz (hdmi). Previously, before I got the new graphics card I never ran into this issue.
The issue will go away if I switch the displayport stream between 1.2 to 1.1 and then back to 1.2, or if I restart the computer.
Any help is appreciated. Thanks.

A:Monitor resolution "split" in middle

Possible video setting is in demo mode ( although most report a verticle red line).

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Hello, ill try to be as detailed as possible hopefully this makes sense.
I was fooling around on the microsoft office programs , right clicking/properties, and checkmarking the "run in 256 colors" and "run in 640 x 480 screen resolution" etc.... then after clicking them off, my Windoes 7 theme went to the crappy old grey and black borders.... the real problem is when i Go to control panel/ appearance and personalization/personalization and the page with the themes pop up...... I am able to use the transparency features but when I click on, "window" color near the bottom then "advanced appearance settings" then the picture attached will describe the window is showing the old version... i feel as if there is a compatability issue somewhere causing this problem... i went back to the microsoft office files to make sure everything was clicked off etc. and even deleted the microsoft folder but the problem still consists. any help on when i can do?

A:clicked "run in 640 x 480 screen resolution" problem

This screen is for color and appearance when the Windows Basic or Ease of Access theme is selected Click on an item (element) to see the name and settings - change as desired, click Apply, click OK.

Regards,
GEWB

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I use "Align Icons to Grid" to line up icons on my Desktop. However, I find the resolution of the grid is too coarse. How can I reduce the icon spacing between icons for the "Align Icons to Grid" option?

A:Resolution for "Align Icons to Grid"

Read here: Desktop Icon Spacing - Change in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums

There used to be a way to do this through the GUI but I can't find it in Win 10.

Edit: Found this which uses DesktopOK to change the spacing graphically. I use DesktopOK to remember Desktop icon positions so being able to adjust spacing using the same program is great,

Customize icon spacing on the windows 10 desktop

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Hey guys, I just got my 2nd monitor which is 27" instead of my old 24".
When I hooked my new monitor up via HDMI it had the same resolution as my other 24", with black borders around the screen.
Any way to make the 27" inch have higher resolution? I just looked it up, and I know that HDMI can have up to 2560x1600, and the same with my GPU which also can have up to 2560x1600.
So why cant I make my new monitor (27") have higher resolution than my older monitor (24") while using both screens? D:

Other info;
Older monitor 24" Asus w/ VGA, DVI, and HDMI.
New monitor 27" Samsung w/ VGA, HDMI.

Any help here?

A:AMD 7950 GPU - Dual monitor - 27" and 24" same resolution?

Can you provide us with the exact model number for the new monitor? Some monitors and TVs have a feature that must be turned off when using HDMI. The resolution might actually be the same but this feature (cant recall the name) is making it appear incorrectly. To change the actual resolution, right-click the desktop and select "Screen resolution."

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Hello and thanks for reading this thread. I am currently having a problem with my screen resolution. My resolution appears to be “locked” at 1024 X 768! I cannot raise or lower the resolution at all! Other symptoms of this problem:

- By using Display Properties, the resolution would not change.

- After clicking ‘Apply’, the “do you want to keep these settings?” dialogue box would appear, but the screen resolution would still be the same. (The resolution slider would still remain at 1024 X 768)

- Even the Colour Quality is “locked” at ‘Highest (32 bit)’.

- Whenever I play a video game, the resolution can be changed! I can even modify the resolution within the video game, but the resolution would become “locked” at 1024 X 768 again after exiting the video game.

- I even tried changing the resolution using the NVIDIA control panel, but the resolution does not change.

- I uninstalled the graphic drivers, but even without any graphic drivers, the resolution would not change!

- I installed new drivers, but the problem persisted.

- Now the resolution is stuck at 640 X 480 (since installing the new drivers), but whenever the “your display image quality can be improved...” speech bubble appears from the ‘NVIDIA Settings’ icon in my system tray, I am able to change the 640 X 480 resolution to the native resolution (1440 X 900) by clicking onto the speech bubble!

- I do not think that this is caused by a video card error, because all resolutions can actually wor... Read more

A:Solved: "Locked" Display Resolution

The problem is almost certainly caused by the graphics card, in particular the drivers. What graphics card are you using? Maybe you have the wrong drivers and we can find the right ones for you.
With the correct drivers I would uninstall the graphics card, reboot the system, reinstall the drivers, reboot the system again and see what happens.

I hope this helps
 

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I use "Align Icons to Grid" to line up icons on my Desktop. However, I find the resolution of the grid is too coarse. How can I reduce the icon spacing between icons for the "Align Icons to Grid" option?

A:Resolution for "Align Icons to Grid"

Read here: Desktop Icon Spacing - Change in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums

There used to be a way to do this through the GUI but I can't find it in Win 10.

Edit: Found this which uses DesktopOK to change the spacing graphically. I use DesktopOK to remember Desktop icon positions so being able to adjust spacing using the same program is great,

Customize icon spacing on the windows 10 desktop

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re:

Lower right hand "Quick Launch" Menu ( on da desktop) and
"Green Box" of CPU usage in it.

Many times while surfing on da net and opening some web sites, all of a sudden, I see,
a green square BOX in the lower right corner of the screen showing CPU usage and
filling the box with green color in it,...
and it clogs and blocks the whole activities
and can not even get out of it, or can close any of the application.

What is that? Why it does that?

It means low memory? Low space? or What?

What should be done to avoid it? What should we do when it comes?

All advices needed, please.

Thanks.

A:Lower right hand "Quick Launch" Menu and "Green Box" of CPU usage

Hi..

not quite sure what you mean...any chance you can provide a screenshot of it please?

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Hi, this is a long thread and I would really appreciate it if someone takes the time to help me.
All my specs that I believe are relevant are listed below, tell me if something needs to be complemented.

I'm having problem with the resolution on my TV.
I just got my new graphics card, and for some reason my TV can't use the same resolutions anymore.

My previous card was a RADEON HD 5870.
With that card I could set my two monitors to "Duplicate" on 1680 x 1050.
As you can see, my TV's native resolution is 1280 x 720 so using higher resolutions makes text a little hard to read when using the desktop but 1680 x 1050 worked for it, it just didn't fill out the frames completely.
And when using it for games that I play with a controller, 1920 x 1080 was an almost PERFECT fit.
NOW with my new card, however, when I set everything like before; Duplicate on 1680 x 1050, my monitor works as good as always, but my TV suddenly seems too SMALL!

I'll try to explain.
Before, 1680 x 1050 worked but didn't fill out the screen completely (there was a little black frame between the TV-edges and the screen, understand?)
Now, 1680 x 1050 gives my TV blacks frames only to the LEFT and RIGHT.
The top/bottom stretches 1-2 CM OUTSIDE the TV (so that I only see the top of the Windows Taskbar).

When GAMING, and I keep using 1680 x 1050, my TV gets a little black frame again (just like on my previous card, but definitely a slightly SMALLER frame).
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A:Resolution "fit-issues" on my second monitor/TV.

C'mooooon, anyone?

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When trying to check Yahoo e-mail, I get the message, "Screen Resolution Problem". Running Win 7 on new HP g6-1b60 notebook. I followed their instructions, but the msg keeps coming up.

No drivers show any indication of problems when checking computer>properties.

I can't find a solution on other posts, so any help is greatly appreciated!

Peachy
 

A:"Screen resolution problem"

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So I decided to plug my tablet into an HD monitor using HDMI, the tablet changes to 1280x720 which was expected, then I go to launch the Netflix app and it says resolution too low. I check all my other "metro" apps and they say the same thing. Is there a way to work around this?

My display chip is not happy at 1920x1080 and for what I'm watching the 720 streams would be better. I tried running Netflix through Media Center, but the processor is too low to make this work, same goes for a web browser like Firefox (a non-"metro" application).

A:"metro" apps won't run, resolution too low

try 1360x768, that's the minimum some apps will run at.

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How do I get "Screen Resolution" (on desktop, right click and select Screen Resolution) to show my main monitor as "1"?

thanks

A:Question On "Screen Resolution"

Hello jko,

The tutorial below can help show you how to set which display you want as your main display.

Main Display - Change in Windows 8

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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After connecting my new laptop to the my 30" tv with an HDMI cord and then removing it later, the resolution was messed up. I received a notification bubble saying that my resolution was at the recommended settings. I went to my screen resolution settings and the slider said it was at 1366x768 ,which is the max on my computer, but below was a warning saying, "Your resolution is lower than 1200x900. Some items might not fit on your screen". If there is any way I can fix this please let me know.

Thanks,
Ryan

A:Your resolution is lower than...

That would be because the Flat Screen you are using is unable to show anything higher. You can verify that information in the manual for your Flat Screen.

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Hi everyone, I've just bought a 19'' TFT/LCD monitor for my Pc. It has the resolution of 1280 x 1024. This is my first Lcd and I didn't pay much attention on the fact that the resolution is too high. So after I changed the display to fit the new monitor, everything on the screen is now painfully small. If I adjust the resolution lower than 1280 x 1024, the text would appear not as smooth as on my old CRT. Is there anyway I can make the screen look bigger without that problem because I miss those big fat 800 x 600 texts and pictures.
 

A:lower lcd resolution???

Go into the advanced properties and decrease the DPI.
 

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i was wondering which is the best resolution for a 22" LCD (BenQ)
currently my resolution settings are 1280 x 960

but the fonts isnt that clear yet
the visualization in Windows Media Player tends to jerk when in full screen
my refresh rate is 70Hz
Graphic Card: 128MB Radeon 9600 Pro ATI

help out please
cheers
 

A:22" LCD Resolution

Google tells me it has a standard 22" widescreen native resolution of 1680 x 1050.
 

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My computer runs on full hd (1920 X 1080) but when I play higher end games such as battlefied 3 it runs slightly slow so I tried decreasing the resolution and the result was that it moves smoothly but stutters ever 3 seconds which was even worst than not decreasing the resolution, what's causing this problem?
 

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Hi,

I still use an old CRT 19" monitor (Philips 109p4). It displays best, sharpest picture at 1152x864.

But Windows 7 "thinks" and persists that my Philips should be fed with 1600x1200 image (it calls it "Recommended resolution") . But it's too much for my monitor - and the picture quality suffers (everything gets a bit blurry).

What's the problem, one could ask, simply go to the display settings and set the screen resolution to 1152x864. And here's where the tricky part begins! Windows 7 only pretends to let me set lower resolution! The desktop size changes to 1152x864, but the nVidia graphic card still generates 1600x1200 image (which is confirmed by OSD function in my monitor). Thus the smaller desktop gets smoothly (with some kind of antialiasing or rather bilienear texture filtering) magnified (projected) to fit the big phisycal 1600x1200. Result - lack of sharpness.

I can understand that this trick may be usefull for some kind of users with some type of LCD displays. But in my case - CRT - this sucks big time!

How to make Win7 *RELLY* set the resolution to a lower one?

Thanks,

latet
(Win7 RC 7100, nVidia GF 8600GT).

A:How to REALLY set lower screen resolution?

I have exactly the same problem and still no solution.

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So I was at my friend's house he was having a problem with his PC and he was using PC at low resolution so I increase the resolution at full and first it gave black screen than it displays "this video mode is not supported" or something like this I try restarting the PC and pressing F8 at boot at boot It didn't work. Now he can't even use his PC because of me. I very sad about it. If someone knows how to reset resolution in Windows 8 or solve this problem, kindly answer.
 

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This is a weird problem that has popped up recently. I used to have no problems in resolutions under 1280x1024 on my 17 inch LCD hooked to my PC via a DVI cable. Recently, I bought a game that resizes the screen to 1024x768 and the screen goes black or its garbled. If I try to set that resolution in Windows, it does the same thing. I've upgraded all my video drivers, chipset drivers, etc. Is the DVI cable bad or is the video card going bad? Everything works fine in native 1280x1024 resolution.
I've got a Radeon 9700 Pro by the way.

Any tips would be appreciated as I'm stuck right now.
 

A:Cannot set resolution lower than 1280x1024 on DVI

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Hello.

I'm not sure this belongs in this forum - the heading for "audio and video" said video cards and my problem is about the screen itself. Anyway, if this isn't the right forum tell me and I'll post again.

I have a MAG Innovision 17" LCD monitor, model 780, prod. # MS-776, on Win XP.

Currently it's identified as a "plug and play" device. My current settings are 1280x1024 32 bit (highest available in the settings menu). In order to play a game I want to change the setting to 800x600. When I do that, the screen goes blank and I get a "mode not supported" message from the screen.

I tried looking for appropriate drivers but I couldn't find one for my model (not even on the MAG website).

Can anyone tell me what I should do to make it work?

Thank you,
Zohar
 

A:Switching to lower resolution with MAG LCD

The resolution shouldn't be an issues. It could be that with the lower resolution the refresh rate gets set too high for the monitor.

Try forcing the screen to [email protected] and see how that works.
 

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I have a loptop that came with windows 7 32 bits
I installed windows 8.1 32, after the installing the graphic card it shows
'Your resolution is lower than 1024x768. Some items might not fit and apps might not open.'
(I have Asus eee pc seashell series 1015bx)

A:Your resolution is lower than 1024x768

Go to Asus or AMD sites and download/install the latest drivers for your computer. I believe that model has the AMD HD 6250 graphics.
https://www.asus.com/Notebooks/Eee_P...Desk_Download/

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I installed Windows 10 and found some apps did not fit the monitor screen (too big). I went in and changed the monitor resolution to a larger size (windows recommended 1920 x 1080) but I tried something larger, and now the monitor has a black screen with a little box moving around which says "input not supported". Not being able to use that monitor to go in and change it back, I hooked up a flat screen t.v. which worked but Windows only showed the current monitor size (which was smaller than the original monitor. I tried the monitor on another computer I have also running Windows 10 and it worked fine. It shows the resolution as 1920 x 1080. When I plugged it back into the original computer I get the same plack screen with "input not supported" so I can't change it there. I suspect the issue is with the registry somewhere in Windows 10 on the first computer, but I have no idea really what the problem is. I've been working on this for a whole day now. You can probably tell I'm not well versed in computer technology. I just want my old monitor back (Acer K272HL) and I promise I won't mess around with it again. Does anyone know how to help me?

A:Changed monitor resolution, now monitor says "input not supported"

Originally Posted by GaryR


I installed Windows 10 and found some apps did not fit the monitor screen (too big). I went in and changed the monitor resolution to a larger size (windows recommended 1920 x 1080) but I tried something larger, and now the monitor has a black screen with a little box moving around which says "input not supported". Not being able to use that monitor to go in and change it back, I hooked up a flat screen t.v. which worked but Windows only showed the current monitor size (which was smaller than the original monitor. I tried the monitor on another computer I have also running Windows 10 and it worked fine. It shows the resolution as 1920 x 1080. When I plugged it back into the original computer I get the same plack screen with "input not supported" so I can't change it there. I suspect the issue is with the registry somewhere in Windows 10 on the first computer, but I have no idea really what the problem is. I've been working on this for a whole day now. You can probably tell I'm not well versed in computer technology. I just want my old monitor back (Acer K272HL) and I promise I won't mess around with it again. Does anyone know how to help me?



Not your model, but this article may help with some procedures. Acer Monitor says "Input Not Supported" - Forums - CNET

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I want buy external monitor for my old XPS 16" laptop with ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4670 video card. Can any one tell me which high resolution it support?

A:XPS 16" resolution support

Aleksja,
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4670 supports following resolutions:

DisplayPort support up to 2560x1600.
HDMI support up to 1920x1080.

Max External Resolution
2560 x 1600
Max Resolution Details
DVI: 2560 x 1600 / VGA: 2048 x 1536

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I'm just wondering what resolution I'll be able to run games at on a 23" monitor. I have a 9600gt, with a Core 2 Duo E7300 and 2 gigs of RAM.
 

A:23" Monitor and resolution

You still will have to provide your monitor brand name and model name to allows us to provide you the answer.
 

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right, so, tv accepts 1080p through HDMI, maximum of 1360x768 through vga (thats not the problem).
however, my laptop (vga) thinks that my tv is 4:3 resolution, so i cannot get to wxga (max res on tv). laptop is an HP Pavilion dv9574 (i think) with an nvidia 8600m gs and intel t-7200 2.0GHZ with vista home premium. is there a way i can tell my laptop that my tv is actually a widescreen?
 

A:37" tv problem (resolution)

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I upgraded my monitor to a 23 inch lcd hdtv and set the res to the highest level (1360 x 768 pixels), and it would look great except for the fact that it seems to not be in proper place. Like the bottom and right side of the screen seem to be cut off and the top and the left are barred in black as if it were the edge. Not sure how to explain it but hopefully someone knows what I'm talking about. Does anyone know how to fix this problem?

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Hi,

my Setup:
Sony Vaio VPCCW1S1E (14" Notebook with Nvidia Gt230M) and 19" Peacock Crt at native resolution at 1152x864x85Hz.

When I connect my Monitor windows recognizes it flawlessly, but I can't choose the native resolution. I just can use 1600x1200, some 1280x... 1024x768 and 800x600.

How can I tell Windows to give me an Option for 1152x864 resolution.

Thanx

A:Can't Set 19"CRT native Resolution

You have to go into the properties for your mointor and tell it to show resolutions that aren't compatible with the monitor. Sometimes Windows blocks out resolutions for no reason.

Control Panel (All Items) > Display > Change Screen Resolution > Advanced settings > Monitor Tab > Select the external monitor > Uncheck "Hide modes that this monitor cannot display"

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Dear community, I'm looking for some help Almost 3 years ago, I bought a Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E530 Laptop from a shop in Israel (where I live), as a replacement for my old ThinkPad which was stolen.One of the only things that was really important to me in the specs was that I'll have a 1600x900 screen resolution, as was in the older laptop. I have an archived Facebook conversation with the guy who went to buy the laptop for me explicitly stating this fact.I was very satisfied with the laptop, until recently I had a few problems, one of which was that a green horizontal line would appear and disappear from the screen on occasion. I took the laptop to the repair service (I have a 3-year service plan). They told me they'll have to replace the screen and also to reinstall my Windows.When I received the laptop from the service and turned it on at home, things seemed weird. I checked the resolution, and saw that the screen I got was 1366x768. At first I wasn't sure that my older resolution was 1600x900 (maybe looks can be deceiving), but since I had my Hard Drive backed up before I turned in the laptop for repair, I checked the wallpaper I had for the laptop before, which I specifically downoaded for the resolution I had, and indeed it was 1600x900. Of course, having the 1600x900 for almost three years, I could easily see that I got something which was a lower resolution. I called the service to tell them - and they said that in the parts list on the lenovo website (... Read more

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Hi
my laptop highest resolution is 1300x768. But it doesn't support the 1024x768 in full screen mode. Is there any way to set a lower resolution in full screen.

Thanx in advance.

A:Any way to set a lower resolution in full screen?

What kind of graphics card or onboard graphics do you have? You might be able to download some software for your specific card/onboard graphics and tweak from there, perhaps. Other than that I have no idea.

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I'm trying to figure out if its possible to lower my screen resolution to 800 x 600 on my HP Pavilion Sleekbook 14 - b010us running on Windows 8. I need to do this; its the only way I can get  my pico projector to run using  VGA to HDMI converter - I tried it with my Sony VAIO and it works perfectly. The lowest setting I'm seeing on my HP is 1024 x 768 and thats not working. Any help??? Don't want to have to buy a new projector - this one works just fine and HP laptop has no VGA port













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A:How to set lower screen resolution on HP Pavilion

I ran into that same issue using the custom resolution option in the Intel driver manager and only had success using low resolution mode.  I had also edited the registry to force more options.  The registry edit resulting in more resolutions between 1366x768 and 1024x768, but nothing lower.  Windows 8 isn't really designed for lower resolutions (at least, that's not the ideal resolutions targeted), so I imagine this would be present on just about any Windows 8 standard notebook.

 

 

However, I did come across this site today in an effort to ensure I wasn't overlooking anything...and it appears I was.  I'm not certain how I didn't think to check the advanced settings option to get more resolutions.  This approach doesn't require enabling low resolution mode on reboot, but it will requiring going to screen resolution>advanced settings>list all modes to get the 800x600 option each time you need it.

 

Let me know if this answered your questions.

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Hello everyone! I am very new here and I have a question that Google has no answer for, as I do not know how to properly describe the problem, so please bear with me.
I have an HP Compaq 6000 Pro All-In-One pc that works great, but has a small, yet incredibly annoying issue. When I updated my drivers after reinstalling Windows 7 32bit, my graphics card driver installed AMD Catalyst Control Center and since then, my screen will always malfunction when a lower resolution (native being 1920x1080). At the lower resolution, my screen will duplicate the original image it is trying to show. While the image is duplicated, my screen shakes, which renders any reading on the multiple screens incredibly difficult. This was not an issue BEFORE I updated my driver. Not updating the driver makes it so that I cannot use the native resolution. Can anyone PLEASE help? This has been plaguing me for weeks!

A:Screen shaking at lower resolution...

Are you able to set it to the native resolution now? I couldn't figure that out from your post.

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My screen resolution is currently running at 1400x1050, and when I try to lower it to 800x600, the screen flashes blank (as it usually does when changing resolution), but then the screen flickers briefly and goes black for about six seconds. When the screen comes back, it's after changing back to 1400x1050.
I have no idea why it's happening, it was able to change to 800x600 about half an hour ago, but now it won't work.
Please help. D:

A:[SOLVED] Can't lower screen resolution.

What happens if you gradually lower the resolution?

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I just re-installed windows 8.1 yesterday due to registry errors.  When I opened programs such as skype, spotify, and steam, they were a little fuzzy.  Other programs like chrome were fine.  I believe this has something to do with my graphics card.  I have a laptop with intel integrated graphics and a nvidia geforce gt 750m.  It says it is working properly, however I believe otherwise. T

A:Certain programs displaying at lower resolution

Hi blwrunner Let's see what is your computer brand and model so we can find the appropriate drivers for it.DxDiag LogFollow the instructions below to create a dxdiag log and post it in your next reply.Press on the Win Key + R keys to bring up the Run menu;Enter dxdiag in the box and press on Enter;If a message comes up asking you if you want to check if your drivers are digitally signed or not, click on Yes;Once the dxdiag report window open, wait for it to load completely. The progress bar is in the bottom left corner;Click on the Save All Information... button, then save the file on your Desktop as dxdiag.txt;Open the text file, then copy/paste all the content in your next reply;

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I am infected with this crap and have used the following tools to try to get rid of it:
Windows Defender, Unible PowerSuite (SpeedUpMyPC, Registry Booster & Spyware Protector) and Norton's One Button Checkup and WinDoctor.

Not sure if it's related, but my DISPLAY is locked at 640 X 480.

Atempted the 5 Step Process before posting and Panda ActiveScan froze and crashed after scanning 59253 files, but not before identifying 28 spyware files.

Here's my extra.txt log from Deckard's:

Deckard's System Scanner v20071014.68
Extra logfile - please post this as an attachment with your post.
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-- System Information ----------------------------------------------------------

Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition (build 2600) SP 2.0
Architecture: X86; Language: English

CPU 0: Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 2.80GHz
Percentage of Memory in Use: 36%
Physical Memory (total/avail): 1277.95 MiB / 810.39 MiB
Pagefile Memory (total/avail): 1516.89 MiB / 1165.44 MiB
Virtual Memory (total/avail): 2047.88 MiB / 1930.88 MiB

A: is Removable (No Media)
C: is Fixed (NTFS) - 37.21 GiB total, 18.7 GiB free.
D: is CDROM (CDFS)

\\.\PHYSICALDRIVE0 - ST340014A - 37.25 GiB - 1 partition
\PARTITION0 - Unknown - 39.19 MiB
\PARTITION1 (bootable) - Installable File System - 37.21 GiB - C:



-- Security Center -------------------------------------------------------------

AUOptions is scheduled... Read more

A:Netsky Worm-Popups-The Three Icons - "Error Cleaner" "Privacy Protector" "Spyware..."

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I have my LG TV as my second monitor (extended desktop), and the computer is being displayed clearly, but too large for the TV. The mouse goes off the edges about an inch or so, enough to make "full screen" in a media player crop some of the picture. I've tried the next highest resolution setting that my display properties will allow (and it's the highest one), but the display on the TV shrinks to thee wrong size and starts shaking. What is the problem, or how can I get the display to fit the TV? Do I need another/better video card? Thank you for any help.

Also, if this is posted in the wrong forum, I apologize, I couldn't determine a better category to use.
 

A:Resolution issue: PC w/ Win XP to 37" LG 37LC7D TV

What is the native (actual) resolution of the TV? Try adjusting your video card setting to the same value or a lower resolution. A lower resolution will show the whole active video area but it may have some black borders.

Have you checked if you have the latest drivers for you video controller?
 

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A:32" LCD LG 1080p Resolution Problems

  
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I don't get it...

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I have a 22" LCD with 1600x1000 native resolution. Is it ok if I play games at 1024x768? Is the native resolution just a suggestion, or am I stuck with that? My GeForce 6800GS really doesn't do well with new games at that resolution.
 

A:22" Native Resolution Question

The native resolution is probably the highest resolution your monitor can support, and possibly the best-looking as well (trying something like 1280x1024 for normal use [non-gaming] probably wouldn't look too good, as it would be distorted and stuff).

Any resolution 1600x1200 or lower should be fine for gaming, and your monitor should support it. However, if you tried a game in a resolution higher than 1600x1200, you might run into problems there instead.
 

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