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Adjustment for high resolution displays

Q: Adjustment for high resolution displays

On a 1920 x 1080 display, windows 8 looks too small, is there any way to increase it without changing the resolution ?

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A: Adjustment for high resolution displays

Hello Yousaf,

If you like, you could adjust the DPI scaling in Windows 8 to a larger percentage to make things appear larger without changing the screen resolution.

(desktop)
DPI Display Size Settings - Change - Windows 7 Help Forums

(modern UI)
DPI - Change for Modern UI in Windows 8

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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Hello,I have a P50 and I would like connect 3 displays with high resolution, 1 display 2560 x 1600 and 2 displays 2560 x 1440 at 60 Hz.1. Do you think it's possible to have this configuration?2. What Dock station I need buy? The ThinkPad Ultra Dock 170W is enough or I need the ThinkPad Ultra Dock 230?ThanksPh. 

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The slider for screen resolution adjustment will not move from the current low resolution position on two older comuters I am working on.
 

A:Screen Resolution Adjustment

you need to install the drivers for the display cards on those two computers
 

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either by mistake or plain stupididty, i have lost the adjustment to 800/600. in addition, my graphics are flashing all the time. what can i do?
 

A:lost display resolution adjustment

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cant get an high enough resolutions adjustment to be used properly with my HP DV9700
my max is 1024 X 768 Any Ideas

A:[SOLVED] Resolution adjustment on HP DV 9700

try updating your desplay driver.

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After reformatting my PC with windows 7 it will not allow me to adjust screen resolution.

A:After system recovery, screen resolution adjustment not allowed

is it stuck at 600 x 800 or similar?
If it is then you need to install the display adaptor (Graphics card) drivers.
Let us know what model of Dell you have and we will help you out.

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I just bought a new laptop, and a glitch has developed where by lowering my resolution, the size of the screen decreases, leaving black space around the outside. This is particularly annoying in games that do not play at my computer's native resolution, and therefore run in a rectangle half the size of my screen. If anyone can help with this, I'd be very grateful. thanx
 

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Good day all I have installed Windows 10 Pro 64-bit on an old Lenovo G550. It used to work well on Windows 7, but now I cannot install or update the display drivers in order to connect an external display (LG 49" TV) at 1920 x 1080. Windows installed its own useless drivers that obtains at least 1366 x 768 on both the laptop and the TV when displays are duplicated. Then the highest I can go is 1366 x 768. When I select "Show only on 2" (which is essentially what I want to do), it goes down to an even worse display resolution, but this also disables the Resolution drop-down.  I have downloaded every version of drivers know to God and man from Lenovo's and other sites, but all of them tells me: "This computer does not meet the minimum requirement for installing software." I have deleted the driver and reinstalled via "Scan for hardward changes" as well. I have done a Windows update as well. I have no idea what to do next. How do I fix this stupid problem? Please help me. Thank you in advance.Kind regardsRenier

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hey guys, i too have the same problem...
smb2030 displays in 4:3 in windows7 and there is no resolution in 16:9 even in the "list all modes"
I guess i cant install the proper driver for the intel express chipset in the pc.
Mine is an old comp which had xp prev. and when i installed Intel Chipset drivers, this very same monitor had 16:9 resolutions available (incl 1600x900).
Even in Kubuntu, it showed in 1280x720 (16:9) (i didnt like the font too small)

The sad part is those drivers which i have are only for xp, and the ones on the Intel website dont actually make a difference. i wonder what to do. any suggestions anyone?

A:smb2030 displays in 4:3 and no resolution in 16:9

Hello and Welcome to Seven forums Jassy1.

Samsung and Microsoft have conflicts. In Device Manager/Monitors what do you show? In the snip you see mine is Sync Master which means I'm using the Samsung monitor driver. Some systems won't allow all resolutions with it however.
Try uninstalling the Samsung driver if that is what you have, reboot and Windows 7 will install Generic PnP monitor which may help.

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I'm trying to get my computer screen to fit correctly on my Phillips TV using an HDMI cord that is connected to the HDMI1 port. When I went to the Control Panel to adjust my screen's resolution, I see that there are not screen resolution that correctly fits my computer, even the "reccommended" one. They are either too small or too big, and that's really annoying. I assume my computer's resolution is 1786 x 1024, but that dosen't really show up at all.

Please help me!

A:Innaccurate resolution displays on my computer

Help.

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I am receiving a lot of "HIGH CPU USAGE" messages. I received one recently referring to "rapportmgmtservice.exe", which I have no idea what that means. How do I stop receving the "HIGH CPU USAGE" messages, which I receive when I am not doing any particularly high multi-tasking operations? I is it OK to delete or uninstall rapportmgmtservice.exe?

Thanks very much,

Sean

SYSTEM INFORMATION:
Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Home Premium, Service Pack 2, 32 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU T7700 @ 2.40GHz, x64 Family 6 Model 15 Stepping 10
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 3069 Mb
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 8700M GT
Hard Drives: C: Total - 476942 MB, Free - 180986 MB;
Motherboard: Dell Inc., 0KX412
Antivirus: Norton Internet Security, Updated and Enabled
 

A:Windows VISTA displays High CPU Usage

Rapport is for online banking security - if you sledom use it, try uninstalling it from your Pc.
RapportMgmtService.exe Windows process - What is it?
http://www.file.net/process/rapportmgmtservice.exe.html
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Start > Search box.
Type
cmd
Then right click on cmd.exe [at the top] - Right click on Run as administrator.
Type
Tasklist

Press Enter - let it load processes.

Then click on C:\ at the top left of the command window.
Edit - select all - edit - copy.
Paste the list in your next reply.
 

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Hello,

I am looking for help, as I have been having some resolution issues with my extended monitors for quite some time.  There are a large number of problems that range from BSODing shortly after re-connecting my docked monitors on a regular basis to having constant annoyances with sizes on screen.  I have tried and searched for hours and attempted every applicable resolution, but I haven't found a correct solution.  While I would love to resolve problems with resolution, the BSODs after re-docking are my primary problem.
Problems

Refer to this gallery for images citing the specific resolution issues (apologies for the compressed/poor quality):  http://imgur.com/a/JP1te
BSOD after re-connecting my laptop to either docks (takes about 15-20 minutes and gives multiple error messages)
Very inconsistent font sizes and sizes associated with Windows and file explorer
Applications, both DPI-aware and non-DPI aware, have scaling issues

Things I have tried/notice:

Updated drivers, BIOS, firmware, software, etc.
Ran the various Windows commands to check for errors (sfc /scannow, dism, etc.)
Swapped wires and re-seated connections
Adjusted refresh rate on external monitors to 59 and 60 hz
Adjusted resolution on primary monitor to 1920x1080 to match both external monitors (while this is an undesirable solution, it did help some problems and helped address many of the sizing problems, especially with file explorer)
Used custom scaling instead of standard resol... Read more

A:Resolution Issues & BSODs Shortly After Re-Connecting Laptop to External Displays

Additionally, often if my computer goes from Lock Screen -> monitor off following an idle time, the monitor will not "wake up" or render to a usable state.  I have attempted to wait, push buttons, close the lid, re-connect/disconnect monitors, etc.  The only solution is to perform a hard reboot.

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This past week has been a weird one. Both hardware and software has been erratic. Every time it acts up I've noticed I've either been installing software, transferring a lot of files, or even I/O operations through USB. So far it seems like it may have started with some IO Controller. But has since grown to many other areas,because I think, and I may be wrong, that only hardware issues could cause crashes like the ones described below.

I have 5 Drives in total. 3 Main ones and 2 for backup. Listed below with Drive letter, Model, Power on Time (days), and purpose:
C:\ 256GB Samsung 840 Evo (412) - Windows Installation
D:\ 256GB Crucial m4 (1021) - Pagefile, TEMP, and folders that C:\ Symlinks to using Link Shell Extensions.
M:\ 4.0TB HGST Desktar (250) - Media drive. Most user folders symlinked from here.
E:\ 1.0TB Samsung Spinpoint (1446) - Old Media drive. Just finished moving the last files to M so that I could use it for backup, due to the recent issues.
Z:\ 500GB Samsung Spinpont (2614d) WindowsBackup. Can restore from periods:1/30/2013-5/30/2013 and 10/17/2013-8/27/2014.

Some of the things I've found odd leading up to these events are:
1.) Some folders open up really really slowly sometimes for no reason.
2.) Sometimes when I open "My Computer" drive M: will suddenly appear, a second later it will show as full, and then windows seemingly checks the free space and I watch the actual freespace slowly accumulate.
9/26/15. I was noticing so... Read more

A:High I/O causes drives to disappear, garbled displays, USB malfunctio

Posting from mobile now. It restarted and I had chkdsk schedules set for every drive. See how that goes.

My question though is what should I do? I can't just reinstall windows without first ruling out hardware. Also have way too many important programs, settings, and configs that I would not or even could not set up again.

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Hey Sevenforum.

Is it possible, that I am only able to go 1024 x 764 when running Win 7 with my MacBook Pro Alu 13' from October this year? It is running 2.53 ghz, 4 GB ram, and 9400M.

Hope you can answer me. I find it very annoying that I cannot run same, or even close, to the resolution i am running in OSX. Seems like my graphic performance has been slowed down dramaticly.

Best regards, Michael Madsen

A:High resolution in Win 7 with MBP?

  
Quote: Originally Posted by MeisterMuSk


Hey Sevenforum.

Is it possible, that I am only able to go 1024 x 764 when running Win 7 with my MacBook Pro Alu 13' from October this year? It is running 2.53 ghz, 4 GB ram, and 9400M.

Hope you can answer me. I find it very annoying that I cannot run same, or even close, to the resolution i am running in OSX. Seems like my graphic performance has been slowed down dramaticly.

Best regards, Michael Madsen


Hi michael

I suspect you just need the correct driver. open device manager by type device manager in search. go to the display tab. Is your device listed? does it have a yellow triangle on it? are there any "unknown devices"?

Ken J+

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Hi How can I put my laptop back to normal resolution? I clicked on high to see what it looked like now cant find how to go back. Help

A:High resolution

Hello Paul, and welcome to Eight Forums.

Are you referring to your screen resolution? I'm not sure where you would have clicked "high" at since that is not an available setting to click on for this.

Screen Resolution - Set for Displays in Windows 8

Do you remember anymore details that may help to ID what this was if not the above?

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I don't know hardly anything about computers and I was playing around with my settings, and being the stupid small child I am, I decided to ramp up the resolution to the highest setting. I am typing this in safe mode, because when I try to start it up normally, it says "not support." I am working off a 20" vizio TV, and my computer model is a brand new inspiron 560. The main thing I'm trying to do here is just get in to the settings for normal mode and change the resolution back while still in safe mode.

Thanks in advance

A:Too high resolution -- I'm an idiot

Right click on the desktop and go to "Screen Resolution".

Screen Resolution - Display Settings

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Can't change resolution high enough to open apps on Toshiba nb205.

A:Can't change resolution high enough

it's a 10" netbook.. you can't expect more than 600 lines. You have to reverse to the old OS, or purchase something design for Windows 8

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About two days ago I was messing with my resolution in my computer whe I saw something wired that I never seen before and that was that there was some higher resolution than I seen before so I set it as that. Everything worked fine intill I started to play swtor and when I quit the game my computer screen whent blank and all it said was the resolution that my comp can hold. I have a Nvidia GTX 550 Ti. I done everything I know that might solve my problem but nothing works. I tried to run my computer on my onboard graphic card and it works fine and I can see everything. The problem only happens when I tried to run it on my other graphic card. I tried to run it on safe mode and change it through there but it still does not work. I don't know if is because the graphic card is not getting enough power or something like that. Can someone plese help me this problem is driving me crazy! If anyone knows what to do please tell me that will really help me.

I have a:
Nvidia GTX 550 Ti
300W power supply
 

A:Resolution too high and can't change it

First: Try changing resolution through Screen Resolution menu (Right-click on desktop)
Second: Try changing it through Nvidia Control Panel
Third: You monitor will have an auto-calibration function, accessible by the buttons under it, or any software provided by the manufacturer.
 

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everytime i use my windows media player to play mp3s it changes the computer resolution from high to low. what could be causing this?
 

A:resolution changing from high 32 bit to low

anybody gonna help me here? or do i need to go to another help forum?
 

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Are there any sites out there which host high resolution images(for free). I like to print out my own posters and I'm looking for cool pictures. Either created, taken, or scanned. Does anyone have any good sites for me to check out.
 

A:High resolution website?

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I hooked up my computer to a 32" TV, and the max resolution is 1600x1200. Everything looks...pixelated.
There a way to go farther with the resolution button?
 

A:Solved: Max resolution isn't high enough!

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After switching to Windows 7, I can't choose native resolution for my display (1920x1200). The higher I can get is 1600x1200. I can't set custom resolution on any window - well, I can click on that options, but then i just can't apply any custom settings. It's really pain in the below, to watch 1600x1200 on 1920x1200 monitor, so I hope you can help me.

I tried, without succes, 195.62 from NVidia.com, 195.62 from Gainward.com (my GPU is Gainward 260GTX) and 195.81 beta. I even used third party software like Driver Cleaner and Driver Sweeper. Without any luck. My maximum resolution is still 1600x1200.

My monitor: Gateway FPD2485W

A:Can't pick high resolution

Hello!

Have you tried updating your graphics card drivers? Go into Device Manage and click Update on you card. If it does not find new drivers, go to the card manufacturer's site and download drivers manually.

If you fill in your system specs, perhaps we can find drivers for you. Download Speccy if you don't know your hardware.

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I have a Dell Inspiron 8100 and the graphics adaptor driver insists on a resolution of 1600x1400. Anything less and I get warning messages and colour banding.

However with this resolution I find everything too small for my tired old eyes. Is there a way to make evberything onscreen bigger?

Thanks.
 

A:Laptop resolution too high

Go to a blank place on your desktop, right click on it, go to Properties.

Click on the Settings tab and adjust the resolution to 800x600. That should bring down the resolution and make the icons bigger.

If you need things to be bigger, go to Start -> Control Panel -> Assessibility Options -> Configure Windows for Vision and other needs.

Go through the wizard to adjust Windows to your liking.
 

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Pretty basic question here and I need some help.

I have some phone photos that are of poor quality due mostly to lighting, etc. Would love to upgrade them to high-resolution so I can enlarge them successfully.

What is the easiest way to do this, preferably a free application; I did some looking around and everything seems to be for a fee.

THANKS!
 

A:Creating high-resolution photo

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I have an MSI K7N2 Delta2 MB with 3 sticks of 512MB memory PC 3200

I'm running a maddog FX 5500 card that in higher resolutions the graphics are scrambled.

I swapped the card with an ATI 9200 card and got the same problem.

This problem cropped up recently - it was working fine at first.

The maddog card is back in. I have had the MB replaced and still the same problem.
I'm running Win XP pro. I have run out of options... I think it is driver related.

I cannot see high resolution graphics on internet web pages (like pictures on a web page)

It's getting really annoying... I can't figure it out. I have even reloaded windows onto the hard drive and started from scratch and still have the same problems.

Can anybody help? Both graphics cards are new.
 

A:high resolution not working on card(s)

How high is high?
 

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hi, i have this internal program which only runs properly if i set my monitor (native resolution 1650x1080) to 1900x1080
it is a samsung tft. i know that too high resolutions would after a while ruin the old tube monitors.... how about tft's is it similar or is the blurry look that i get while running a wrong resolution all that i need to worry about?

A:too high resolution - will it hurt the monitor

It is inadvisable to run a monitor, be it CRT, LCD, TFT, PLASMA at a resolution that is not supported, especially one that is greater than that supported natively by the monitor. In some cases, severe damage may result and the monitor may stop working permanently.

What is the program that you having issues with?

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I have a Radius Pressview 21" CRT monitor that I recently obtained and I decided to play WoW on it to try it out. In WoW video options the monitor can max out around 2560×2048 which is much higher than my last monitor. If I try to run the game this high it looks beautiful accept for that only half of the picture shows up on the screen. I would love to play the game at a resolution close to this but it just will not center until the res reaches the 1200's. Am I just dreaming or is this just possible with my setup. What do you guys think?

ATI Radeon 9550 256 AGP 8x
Radius Pressview 21" CRT
 

A:World of Warcraft vs. High Resolution

2048 x 1536

That's apparently the max resolution for the vid card chip.

Have you tried that?
 

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i recently installed a fx5700 geforce when i was choosing the setting s i accidentally chose a resolution to high for my monitor resulting in a black screen reading out of range how do i now go back and correct this seeing as how i cant see what i am doing due to black screen please help.
 

A:i chose to high of screen resolution

Are you able to get into Window with safe mode?
 

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So I just bought a new laptop which has a resolution of 1900 by 1080. However, thanks to the high definition, everything on screen looks so damn small!

I've tried searching for a slightly lower resolution option, but the next lowest option that retains the 16 by 9 aspect ratio is 1280 by 720, which makes everything so HUGE.

So I was wondering, is there anyway for me to increase the size of EVERYTHING (not just fonts, for example the buttons at the top of firefox are damn small, as is the address bar and stuff like that)? Preferably while maintaining my native resolution?

Help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

A:High screen resolution. Everything's so small!

What operating system are you using?
Your sig. shows XP and the procedures may differ.

Also what is the make and model of your laptop, specifically your graphics if possible?

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i set my screen resolution to high for the monitor and now the monitor will not show anything not even the BIOS i even put a boot-up disk in to try and reformat the hard drive but i can not even see that what can i do about this problem? i am running windows XP pro SP2
 

A:I set my screen resolution to high for my monitor

try booting in safe mode

As the PC starts tap F8
you should get a menu -
boot into safe mode
then goto display - properties - screen resolution and change the setting there - This has worked for me before on one occasion ( I did not expect it to, as in safemode it should load a generic vga drive - but it did work and fixed the issue) good luck
 

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I just bought a Dynex 22" HDTV:
http://www.dynexproducts.com/pc-739-23-dynex-22-720p-widescreen-flat-panel-lcd-hdtvdvd-combo.aspx

According to the specs, it has a max resolution of 1680 x 1050. In attempting to connect it to Mac Book Pro, all I'm getting is 1280 x 720 ?! What gives? Am I misunderstanding that specification? Anyway, here's some more info:

- Tried with a vga cable and DVI to HMDI cable.
- The Mac Book Pro is capable of displaying resolutions way higher than that.
- Running Mac OS X 10.5.6... but I did boot into Windows XP Pro and had even less success

Any troubleshooting info would be much appreciated! Thanks in advance! -Sam
 

A:Connect HDTV to Mac at high resolution?

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Hey i got this problem for a while now. Not every but some games when i make them fullscreen lock at 2550x1600 resolution. My res at desktop is 1600x1024 so i dont really know how that happened. I just reinstalled windows and it's still the same. I had before and now for a while after reinstall plugged in to hdmi port my tv which could cause this, but after unplugging it it's still the same. It happens with Skyforge and Civilisation V. Both these games were completely ok on full screen not so long ago, and Civ is still ok at random times. Help please.
 

A:Fullscreen locks at too high resolution

You can change the resolution withing the game. Go to settings, display and change the resolution you want. It should stick.
 

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I have a HP Thin Client (not sure about model, T5550 I think). I accidentaly put a wrong screen resolution and now when I start it I have a message on my screen Input signal out of range, so I can not change it again or do anything. Is there anything I can do about change the resolution? Thanks for your help

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I bought a new laptop with a 13" but HIGH (3800x1800) resolution screen.

W8.1 has a display feature where ALL objects can be scaled larger to deal with the fine resolution.

However, I have one program on the desktop that sometimes flips this off and "goes native". Any idea why this would happen?

A:Scaling on high-resolution screens

What program is it?

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Monitor screen resolution set to high can’t see anything my lithe brother some how got on and wanted to see how small he could get the picture and now all that comes up is a message saying that the resolution is set to high. Any suggestions. I don’t want to reformat.
 

A:Monitor screen resolution set to high canÂ’t see anything

Reboot in Safe mode and change setting!
 

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I am running Windows XP and am trying to remote access a computer and use an application that requires resolution of at least 24 bit. I am able to remotely access the computer, but when I try and open the application I get an error message that says
"the color resolution of your monitor is insufficient. Close all programs, right click windows desktop and select properties. Then click the settings tab and
select at least 24bits color."
I adjusted options under remote control access to allow 24bit, but still get the same error message. Any ideas?
 

A:remote access and high resolution application

you can only work with the resolucion your remote program allow you some remote control allow you 24bit but some remote programs dont work good at that resolucion
 

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Hello, I have a Lenovo G50-80 with the AMD graphics card.I recently bought a Samsung T24D390 monitor that has 1920x1080 resolution.Sometimes I have laggs in games etc.Is there anything I can do to improve performance??Like, upgrade the graphics card or change settings??

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I am trying to remote access a computer and use an application that requires resolution of at least 24 bit. I am able to remotely access the computer, but when I try and open the application I get an error message that says at least 24bit is required for the application. I adjusted options under remote control access to allow 24bit, but still get the same error message. Any ideas?
 

A:remote access and high resolution application

Please do not create duplicate posts. Continue here: http://forums.techguy.org/t395805.html
 

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When I use 800x600 resolution, all windows comes up maximized. But when I use 1024x768 res. all windows comes up small. What to do to make all windows come up maximized in 1024x768 res.? I have already tried a lot of things, like Make all windos look like the current...but nothing.
Help me to fix this bug please, is so anoying.
Thanx a lot!
 

A:Winows size problems with high resolution

none of the windows i have are maximised, i just change the size of the window to how big i want it, then everytime i restart that application it starts up at that size
 

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Hi

First post to forum!

I've built myself a PC and run into some problems with the display resolution.

OS: Win 7 x64
Graphics Card: XFX/ATI Radeon HD 4550 512MB PCI-E 2.0 VGA/HDMI/Dual-Link DV
Monitor: Hanns G HZ194

Display Adapter: ATI Radeon HD 4550
Monitor: Generic PnP Monitor

Current Resolution (I guess) is 1024x768 although the settings show that I have selected the recommended 1366x768.
Everything is moderately big and chunky - not safe mode though.

My first thought - still fairly certain? - is that the Generic Monitor is causing the problem.
I spoke to HannG support and they tell me that they have no driver as it is a Plug and Play monitor.

Any ideas how I can get a sensible resolution. It's causing me some big problems as some of my applications don't fit on the screen properly and don't have effective resize/scroll bars.

Thanks
Martin

A:Unable to set High Resolution on Hanns G Monitor

Have you tried updating your graphics card driver?.

Have you installed one? in the first place. Or have you let windows install a compatable driver for it?.

A disc with drivers should have came with the graphics card.

If not. Download one here: AMD Support Search

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Hello, I want to buy a new monitor, but I don't know which one.
The things I want:
-A high resolution, the maximum for my graphics card is 2560x1600. I want to utilize it as much as possible.
-the screen doesn't need to be too big, but not too small. I want a good size for sitting around 80-100 cm from my monitor.
-It doesn't need to have a lot of functions like USB and MicroSD slots.
-Paying more than 500 euro for a monitor is the max.
-I would like it if it has the same ratio as an A4 paper because that is more pleasant for your eyes instead a total rectangular display. This isn't 100% necessary.
I hope someone can help me with choosing a new monitor.
Kind regards,
x11.

A:Need buying advice for a high resolution monitor

What the main aim of the monitor? Photos or gaming. Try tftcentral for monitor reviews. A very very good resource.

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Hey guys, I bought a new computer recently and it was a massive Upgrade.

Old Rig : (Don't Know the actual MoBo)
1GB Corsair RAM
Sapphire X800 Pro
250 GB HD

New Rig :
Processor: Intel® Core™ 2 Quad Q6600 2.4GHz 8MB Cache 1066MHz FSB
Operating System: Genuine Windows® Vista Ultimate - English
Motherboard: NVIDIA nForce 680i SLI Motherboard
Graphics Processor : Dual 768MB NVIDIA® GeForce™ 8800 Ultra - SLI Enabled
Memory: Extreme Performance 800MHz Low-Latency DDR2 SDRAM - 2GB - 2 x 1024MB
Power Supply: 1000 Watt Multi-GPU Approved Power Supply - UK Powercord
System Drive: Extreme Performance (RAID 0) - 500 GB Serial ATA 3 Gbit/s 7,200 RPM with 2 x 8MB Cache (2 x 250GB)
Sorry about the lack of info on my old rig but I didn't actually build it.

Ok, so my problem is 2 parts, 1 is actually a question and it revolves around my 19" Xerox monitor (don't know any more than that about it sorry).

1) Everytime I boot up this new computer I get greeted by a White screen, this screen persists for about 20 minutes and I know the computer is actually working because I can here the Vista start up noises in the background, have any of you encountered this before, is this related to hardware or my monitor?

2) This one is actually related to the title, on my old rig with this monitor, I could support very high resolutions (im not sure which ones exactly but over 2(000) x xxxx), but now with this new rig, the highest I can get is 1280 x 1024 (and that was onl... Read more

A:19" Resolution differences between Low-High End Rigs.

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HI i'm new here

how can i have 1366x768 resolution via the ordinary pc vga cable i have an hdmi port in the tv and the graphics card but the problem is i have an xbox 360 which is connected to the only HDMI port in the TV so the xbox is connected via hdmi and the pc is connected via VGA i have a samsung La22B350F2 TV so help plz

THANKS!

A:help! how obtain high resolution on an HDTV without HDMI

Welcome 09009494

You might try using a HDMI A/B switchbox to jump back & forth from computer & xBox .

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On my laptop after I installed IE 8 The resolution has not been changed but display is larger?
it was at the right size for a couple of days then it went to larger displayed web pages and I moved the resolution back and forth but can not get to display smaller display the bars on the top remain the proper size I am using vista home. At first I thought I was nuts but went to my other computer With IE7 and it is smaller displayed webpages

A:[SOLVED] Display large with resolution high

update: on the page selection on the toolbar it has a zoom feature in it and was turned on to 125%, so differant from xp I feel stupid but glad I figured it out, I have no idea how it was changed

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Hey TechSpot,

I accidentally set my video resolution to something my monitor can't handle, and have no way of setting it back. I've tried it on three different monitors - two gave me 'signal unreadable' messages, the third just gave static - and I tried navigating through the menus using a different system as reference, but to no avail. Any help?
 

A:Resolution too high makes monitor unusable.

Have you tried the Safe Mode boot and then fixing the drivers?
 

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Just came back from a group vacation and all of us want to share digital pics online.

Problem: I want to be able to copy/download the original, high resolution photos for free (Snapfish makes you pay $ to do this). I am aware of SkyDrive and sharing folders, but I'm concerned some of the people won't understand how to do this, even with instructions (and I'd also like to have a caption with the picture)

I went to Picasa and Photobucket, but neither appears to let you download a hi-res picture (for free) that you can print yourself.

Thanks in advance.
 

A:share high resolution photos FREE

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