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Upgrading Lenovo Screen from 720p to 1080p?

Q: Upgrading Lenovo Screen from 720p to 1080p?

Hi, My first post here and I'm wondering if anyone has upgraded their Lenovo from a 720p TN screen to a 1080p IPS screen? I own a Lenovo T460 20FMS1YT00 - with a 14inch 720p TN screen. I'm having trouble finding a screen upgrade. I've also read that you need a cable upgrade too when you go to 1080p from 720p? Any help would be appreciated on what screen and cable I need exactly. Thanks.

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I broke my screen and found that there are 1080p available for the 7000 series, mine came with tue 720p. is it possible to replace it with the 1080p version? would it work?

A:upgrading the screen resolution from 720p to 1080p Inspiron 13 (7347)

Yes, but you cannot simply replace the LCD - you must replace the entire display assembly.
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I want to back up my collection of blu ray movies and I don't know If i want to back them up in 720p or 1080p. im new to blu ray, just bought my first few movies the other day, but i like keeping them on the compie...

i like the idea of true hd, but ripping to 1080p would be huge, and i just want to know if i would ever be able to tell a difference.
i hear you cant tell the difference of 720 vs 1080 unless the screen size is "50 +
 

A:1080p over 720p

What part of copyright protection aren't you understanding? This is your second thread that has been closed.

Your account will be disabled without further warning for futher forum rules violations.
 

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Just received my HDMI cable for my PS3 and hooked it up to my LG 720p TV. It prompted me that it detected an HDMI connection and asked if I wanted to set to "Optimal Settings" or "Optimal Resolution" (Can't remember exactly what the message was). I said yes and it then told me the settings were on the Optimal setting of 1080p...well my TV is a 720p. Shouldnt it not be able to support 1080p settings?? or will it just automatically set the quality to the most the TV can handle?
 

A:1080p on a 720p TV??

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I have a 52" JVC DLP HD TV that is 720p. I have a HDMI home theater system with a DVD player that upconverts to 1080i. I have 2 questions:

1) after reading about many arguments on which is better 720p or 1080i. which one would look better on my tv? I have the option on my DVD player to change the resolution from 480,720,1080i or auto. I can't tell a difference?

1) would it be worth it to get a Blu-ray player or better of with a DVD player that upconverts to 1080p if my tv is only 720p and would I notice much difference? I have about 200 DVDs and am not planning on replacing them with blu-ray if I go that route.
 

A:1080i vs 1080p for a 720p tv

Well, if your TV only goes to 720p, then it doesn't really matter if your inputting a 1080 whatever signal, because the tv will still only show 720p maximum.

What is the model # of your Television?
 

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I see many of the new LCD TV have a PC input so you can use the TV as a computer monitor. For TVs/monitors less that 40" being used for a computer monitor should one get 1080p or is 720p good enough for the smaller sizes?

Thanks
 

A:720p Vs 1080p for monitor

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Hello, I have tried to google the problem, but non seem to relate to my specific problem. I am trying to watch Ironman on a 50" Samsung Plasma TV. I am using an 80GB PS3 as the bluray player. In the PS3 settings only 1080p is selected. However, when the movie starts, the screen shows information regarding the resolution. Initially it shows 1980x1080, but then switches to 720x480. Has anyone else had this issue? Does anyone know of a way to fix this? The movie lists that it is 1080p ready. THANKS!

Link to TV

Edit: Tested it with a different PS3 and a different blu ray movie, same issue.

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I see a couple of other posts similar to this that were never answered, which doesn't bode well for my question...
I have [and you have] a wide variety of video quality/format/framerate, etc. I have some movies that are 720p and 1080p.

What package can I get that will render a DVD playable in a modern DVD player [BD, in my case] from these source files without downgrading them to "standard DVD format" ?

thx
 

A:Software for burning 720p and 1080p to DVD?

Here is a good site for that kind of advanced info, they have forums also.

http://www.videohelp.com/

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Hi again, I decided to scratch my previous build and create a new one. I wanted to make a budget one, and the total came to about $720. Here are the specs.

Intel Core i3-6100 3.7GHz Dual-Core Processor
MSI B150 PC Mate ATX LGA1151 Motherboard
Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3000 Memory
Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive
Gigabyte GeForce GTX 960 4GB Video Card
Azza Cosmas ATX Mid Tower Case
EVGA SuperNOVA NEX 650W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply
Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit
 

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Hi,

I have recently bought a HDTV from Philips 32" and it is announced as 1080p.
Now, when i tried connecting it to my computer, it says that 1366x768 is the native resolution, and not 1920x1080. I have even tried creating a custom resolution as 1080p to see if it works , but no luck.
So, how do i get this TV to work on 1080p?
Or better, how do i check to see if it really is 1080p?

A:1080p HDTV only supports 720p?

  
Quote: Originally Posted by AlexRD


Hi,

I have recently bought a HDTV from Philips 32" and it is announced as 1080p.
Now, when i tried connecting it to my computer, it says that 1366x768 is the native resolution, and not 1920x1080. I have even tried creating a custom resolution as 1080p to see if it works , but no luck.
So, how do i get this TV to work on 1080p?
Or better, how do i check to see if it really is 1080p?


Can you give me the model number of the HDTV or better yet link me to the details page from Phillips

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Hi there

Not sure what's happening here but on a standard proper full 1080p HD 42 inch TV I really can't see any difference between 720p stuff and 1080p stuff when sitting about 3 - 4 metres away from TV set.

Is it me or are the actual streams broadcast via SKY / NETFLIX / AMAZON etc for a lot of programs actually "Up-rezzed" rather than broadcast in genuine 1080p format.

I've even found some Torrents for TV shows at 720p BETTER than the native "Official" streams at 1080p !!!!!!

4K stuff is another order of magnitude --that works brilliantly on a decent TV > 50 ins. My complaint is with 720p vs 1080p - I think a load of these programs were never broadcast or made in full 1080p and the up-rezzing diminishes quality.

I've found though on a small 24 inch TV the 1080p looks good (but so does 720p as well). !!!

Any comments or is it time for me to have a visit to the Optician.

Cheers
jimbo

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From self-solving my previous post I made on this forum, I've come across one more issue that I need to solve which I can't seem to figure out myself. Other people have managed to fix this who have the same media PC as I do.

In any browser, 720p/1080p video in Flash or HTML5 on YouTube seems to choke the CPU at a constant 100% CPU. However, on IE, whilst the CPU is at 100% the video appears to playback without any issues.

Whilst this isn't so much a problem - I'm not really a fan of IE, so I would much rather have it working the same way on Chrome. Flash is up-to-date and I've disabled Chrome's 'pep' Flash to no avail.

Any help appreciated!

A:YouTube lags (100% CPU) in 720p/1080p with Chrome only

Sounds like something is causing your browsers to choke like that. I would try uninstalling flash and then reinstalling the latest version and see if that does anything for ya. post back if it doesnt.

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I used to be able to play 720p video files with my stock video card, but after upgrading to a card with more options (able to use two monitors) i have been unable to play 720p videos smoothly. they usually play but in slow motion. is my set up wrong? can anyone help me figure out the problem. thanks.

A:Unable to smoothly play 720p or 1080p video files

what is the old video card, and what is the new one?

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Hello beautiful people!

I have a problem with 720p and 1080p on my laptop and I need help with that.

The screen shot, below, displays everything about my computer's information. If there is any way I can fix that , please tell me how. Thank you so much in advance (I believe in you guys!)

A:720p & 1080p issue of lagging/chopping playback video

Hi and welcome to SevenForums,
Seeing your cpu temperature is at 69c might be why that's getting a tad on the hot site
Click Start and type in the search box
resource monitor
Click on the suggestion for it and open the Overview section and post a screen shot.

You can monitor your temperatures with this
Download Real Temp 3.70 | techPowerUp
Download it to your downloads folder
Right click it and extract all
Open the extracted folder and right click the RealTemp.exe file and click on Send to = desktop create shortcut
Click to open the shortcut on your desktop
It will open and a Celsius # will appear on the action center.
You can minimize the little window and the # will remain.

Realtemp also shows processor Load so you might leave it not minimized so you can monitor the Load also at a glance.

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Hi everyone. This is my first post on the forum . I want to upgrade my screen from a 1366x768 screen to a 1080p screen. I have a G50-80 and have been reading several topics on the forum about screen upgrades. What I wanted to find out is, how do I know if I have an eDP 1 Lane or an eDP 2 Lane? I will then go and order a screen knowing which one I need.

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Since I discovered my Thinkpad T540p has the standard display which is not that great for designing (colours look totally less true and in and escpecially on different angles) I was looking around for an IPS screen. Is it possible to just swap my screen for the IPS 3K version? 

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First of all, thanks for reading this and please move this post to proper place if i posted in wrong place!! Here is the situation,I bought my lenovo b51-80 a month ago with 1366 X 768 screen. I want to upgrade the screen to 1920x1080 but i havent found the compatible replacement. Someone please let me know if this is even possible with this laptop. It has intel i5 6200U with AMD radeon R5 M330 Graphic card. Please let me know If this screen swap is possible or not. I have read post here in other laptop models that it works and i would like to know your expert advise. Also, please send me the link to compatible screen. PS: Replacing screen is no problem as im able to do it myself!!  RegardsAshish Aryal

A:Upgrading my Lenovo B51-80 1366 X 768 screen to a ...

Hi Ashish,
 
Welcome to the Lenovo Forums.
 
The B51-80 supports a Full HD display. You can order the necessary parts from Lenovo. 
 
As per the Hardware maintenance manual below are the Full HD lcd part numbers:
 
FHD FRu - 5D10H15380
FHD FRu - 5D10J45879
FHD FRu - 18201585
 
If you could able to do it yourself then it?d void your warranty.Maybe consider sending it back and re-ordering it with a FHD panel? Hence, for better hardware assistance, please visit the nearest service center
 
Let us know how you get on.
Regards,
Shashi
 
Tap that kudos button if I helped  If you find a post helpful and it answers your question, please mark it as an "Accepted Solution"! 

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I´ve installed 2 8G RAM memories, instead of the factory 4g ram.As stated above, my laptop is a Lenovo g4080, idk if thery´re all the same so I´ll summarize: i7, win8.1 64 bits, 16G ram. The ram modules are both Kingston 8g, 1600Hz DDR3L.Since I installed the ram, I´ve been having almost everyday those feared blue screens irrupting whatever I was working on. Some of these errors readed: "MEMORY_MANAGMENT", "DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL", "KERNELL_SECURITY_CHECK_FAILURE" and "SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION".Please tell me wich steps should I follow in order to correct this problem, I bought this product exclusively to play live music, so a blue screen in the middle of a gig would be fatal. I´ll wait for your reply, thanks in advance.

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I'm getting a Lenovo 4K laptop soon but in the interim I'm trying to hook up my Lenovo Yoga 920 (which is a 1080p laptop) to a 4K monitor. Do I basically just use the exact same method I used to connect my laptop to a 2K monitor.... so I simply need to use the exact same (USB-C to HDMI) adapter in order to connect it to the 4K monitor and then my moitor will display the 4K res? Thanks in advance for any input!

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I have a Dell 1525 with the intel 965 chipset graphics. I had XP and Vista 32bit installed previously and the graphics drivers would have an extra option to change the horizontal and vertical position of the screen. But now with Seven x64 and the drivers downloaded from Update, I can't seem to fix the problem. Whenever I have a program maximized on my hdtv a few pixels width wise will be off screen. Just enough to have the menu bars and scroll bars off screen. Are there any third party programs to fix this? I tried installing x64 Vista drivers and they would invert and wash out the colors on my screen, totally unusable.

A:HDMI at 1280x720 out to 720p HDTV has edges off screen

Does the display itself have any option to auto-adjust/auto-center? A button on the remote or something in one of the menus?
That's all I can think of :S

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Hello everyone,

My cousin today will buy a brand new Lenovo Essential B590 MBX29IV which i chose for her, specs are below, my only question about this laptop to you guys is this strong enough to play MKV movies 720p and 1080p, it's very important cause she will be using this machine basically only to watch movies and shows in MKV format.

She asked me i told her yes but i just want to be 100% sure, this laptops price tag is at high as she go for and i chose the best i could in the price range. so i need your help all to tell me if this should run mkv files smoothly or not.

Many thanks in advance

Model- MBX29IV
Machine Type 6274-29G
CPU - Intel® Core™ i3-3110M Processor, 3M Cache, 2.40 GHz
Memory - 4GB DDR3 1600MHz (1 x 4096 MB), Up to 8 GB
HD - 500 GB (5400Rpm)
Display - 15.6'' HD (1366x768) Anti-Glare, LED Backlight, 16:9 Aspect Ratio
GPU - Intel® HD Graphics 4000
Optical Device - DVD-RW
Lan - Gigabit ethernet, Realtek® RTL8111F
Wireless - 802.11 bgn
Bluetooth - Yes, Bluetooth 4.0
Integrated camera -Yes, HD720p Camera on top of screen, xed focus
Card Reader 4-in-1 reader (MMC, SD, SDHC, SDXC)
Sound - High Denition (HD) Audio, Realtek® 269Q codec / stereo speakers (2.0 watt x 2) / microphone, microphone input and headphone combo jack
Ports
1 x VGA
1 x HDMI 1.4
2 x USB 3.0
2 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 2.0 with powered always on
1 x RJ45
1 x Combo mic/headphone Jack
OS - Windows 8 64Bit (Hebrew, English)
Weight - 2.5kg with a 6 cell battery
Battery
6-cell Lithium... Read more

A:Lenovo Essential B590 MBX29IV-Can this run MKV 1080p files?

Based simply on the specs you have listed, it should be fine for 720p but may not do 1080p as the screen resolution may not go high enough.

You have listed the resolution as 1366x768 which should be fine for 720p (1280x720) but 1080p (1920x1080) may be too high for it.
 

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Hello, I am a Photographer. The T460p with my current 1920*1080 panel just covers after calibrating 37 percent of the Adobe RGB. The T460p is sold by a 2560*1440 panel which covers until 70 percent of the Adobe RGB is perfect. I don't want to buy a new Notebook so I would like to change the panels.  My current panel LGD0521 (LP140WF6-SPB4) got a 30 pin connector.The 1440p panel 00HN878 has a 40 pin connector. So does not fit. But if ich replace the 30 pin cabel (01AV916) to a 40 pin (01AV915) cable it should work in my point of view. Or do I have to replace more than just this two parts? Is there anybody how knows something or got excpirience in this kind of problem? Thank youDominik 

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I let laptop find its serial and model through lenovo website. It came back and say its 4k ips screen. But windows 10 display settings max resolution is 1920x1080. Who lied? Seller or lenovo.  I am **bleep**ing angry.  Anyone know how to make my laptop show 4k video.  I installed 940mx nvidia driver as well. Flex 5-1570 (Type 80XB) Laptop (Lenovo)Serial NumberMP19L9K8Machine Type Model80XB000DUS Processor: 1x Intel Core i7-7500U Processor(Core i7-7500U): : Memory: 1x : : Operating System: (): : Hard Drive: 1x : : Wireless Network: 1x : : Ports: 1x 4-in-1 Media Card Reader (SD, MMC, SDHC, SDXC): : Camera: 1x : : Graphics: 1x : : Monitor: 15.6 3840x2160: : Included Warranty: 1 Year Depot Can someone help me see 4k in this laptop. I recieved it today from amazon.com.  I can return it and sue amazon and lenovo and seller if its not 4k. I do not know who is at fault. Normally when someone sell 4k ips screen they send it in 4k screen. its in 1920x1080 for weird reason and display settings do not show more than that resolution.  Lenovo say its 4k laptop from serial number. Can someone help ? pls.

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Hello, I use a Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga 3rd Gen notebook with the Lenovo ThinkPad Thunderbolt 3 docking station. Since the HDMI output of the yoga can only output 30Hz in 4K, my question is: Can this output output at FullHD resolution of the TV 60Hz or not? Would it otherwise be possible to expand the USB C/Thunderbold connection on the laptop or docking station 1080p/4K 60Hz to TV via HDMI using an adapter/cable? Or would it be possible to connect the DisplayPort docking station port on HDMI to the TV in 1080p/4K 60Hz? Thanks in advance.

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Hello, I use a Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga 3rd Gen notebook with the Lenovo ThinkPad Thunderbolt 3 docking station. Since the HDMI output of the yoga can only output 30Hz in 4K, my question is: Can this output output at FullHD resolution of the TV 60Hz or not? Would it otherwise be possible to expand the USB C/Thunderbold connection on the laptop or docking station 1080p/4K 60Hz to TV via HDMI using an adapter/cable? Or would it be possible to connect the DisplayPort docking station port on HDMI to the TV in 1080p/4K 60Hz? Thanks in advance.

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Hello. I just bough a screen for my computer.
I am using Windows 7 Professional 64bit.
Radeon HD5850 1GB graphic card.
Using HDMI cable

And I was hoping to get a great screen in 1920x1080 resolution by buying this screen. After reading like 10 reviews on google search it was a great match to my demands.

Then I got the screen, and tested it. However when I selected to run in 1920x1080, the quality was horrible!
I try to do print screen, but only the analog display is horrible, not the results on the computer.

However if I tune this down to 1600x1200 resolution, it looks great. But I want to have the full 1920x1080 effect not the 1600x1200 effect.

I checked the drivers, and it says my latest driver is "2009/10/29_001003". Witch looks like a recent date.

I have tried to google any specific drivers for this screen for vista/Win7 that got a newer date than my drivers. Without any luck.

I try to google other people who have same problem as me, however, I only get to 1000x different reviews of this monitor, fake driver download/repair sites and such things.

I got very mixed up feelings about this. I do not know if I shall try to deliver back the screen, or that 1920x1080p isn't for computers? Or maybe HDMI cant run 1920x1080p? Is it a malefactor fault? Shall i just stick to the screen and appreciate that it works good in 1600x1200, I mean it isn't that much lower. But I keep dreaming that the screen is originally made for 1080p and that the screen quality wil... Read more

A:Monitor SyncMaster P2370HD 1080p don't work properly in 1080p.

the latest driver on AMD's website is dated 9/15/2010. it probably wont solve your problem, but it cant hurt to try.

ATI Radeon

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hello!as you know the y700 comes with configurations of 1080p screen and 4k,my have 1080p and unfortunately it broke.i want to replace it myself and thouat to buy the 4K display.will it work?

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Hey, I bought a Thinkpad T450 back in November and really like the specs with one MAJOR exception and that's the screen that the laptop has come with. It's astoundingly bad. They didnt offer a 1080p IPS display so I went for a HP+ 1600x900 display as a sort of temprorary option, because I know that if I got a 1260x724 I'd have to invest in a new connector pin. The issue is when I went to ask an IT shop how much it would cost to just replace the screen they told me my Laptop wouldnt support a 1080p IPS screen and it would just be blank saying they've had this issue before. I've seen that people have done it on the internet so I don't really know who to go with here. I suspect they may have tried to go from 724 to 1080p which would explain it. Does anyone have any experience with this and if it is possible to upgrade is there a difference between a t450 and t450s 1080p screen  and would either be compatable with each other? As a note they offer my EXACT laptop with a 1080p screen now so again any info I may be missing here regarding why it wouldnt be compatable would be appreciated. Aren't these laptops supposed to be upgradable? It's the whole reason I bought it..

A:Upgrade T450 screen to 1080p

It looks like they only offer the FHD screen on the "S" model. Having said that, I cannot guarantee it will work, but I would GUESS that it would. They use the same BIOS. Note that if you have any warranty left, replacing the screen would likely void it. Note that the T450 series machines seem to have a custom eeid image and people who have replaced screens using aftermarket panels have reported that brightness controls no longer work.

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Hello! Havent been able to find this info online. Omen 17-w102na model has a 1080p display with G-sync. I need to know exactly which screen model it is to read up on specs etc. Thank you! 

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Hi, I got a used x240 close to 2 years ago.. and it kinda sat in my closet unused  mainly because it is 768p for the type of work being done it the lower resolution is balls compared to the rest of my machines running 1200p or 1080p. What part can I get to upgrade the panel to 1080p?    the current panel on my unit is the 1366x768 IPS touch screen.   I'm confused as if I can put a non touch screen 1080p one or I have to get a touch screen version.  I don't really care or use the touch screen much but if  I can upgrade the screen to 1080p it would make the x240 usable.   what part number can I get for that?  (and installation manual)

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Hello, so i got the Acer H233H 23 inch monitor and from day one i noticed my 4870 could not make it 1920x1080 full screen. for some odd reason it was letterboxed. like there were black lines across the top/bottom and the sides making it smaller. i thought it was my 4870 and several months later i got my 5850 and same problem. i looked online and it keeps saying this monitor is a 16:9 and it supports full 1080p. One day out of random i got it to work on Vista but then i installed Win 7 and it went back to same problems. ahh any help here? i cant seem to find any drivers for my monitor. besides that issue everything else is fine. EVERY 16:9 format does this but not 16:10 formats. multiple sites say this 16:9 so idk wtf. HOW DO I GET IT BACK (sniffle)
(yes my drivers are all up to date)

A:1080P not displaying full screen

is there an auto-size button or menu item on the monitor.

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Hi guys,Just got myself a brand new HP OMEN 15 with 6700k, GTX965M, 250GB SSD, 1TB HD, 16GB DDR4 and the bloddy bad Full HD Screen.I have some serious backlight bleed issues.Have you ever seen anything like this on the OMEN series? Is this "normal" with all 1080p omen laptops?Or would a RMA fix the issue?I would have gotten the UHD edition, if I had the chance....

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I wanted to know if there was any way I could upgrade my laptop's resolution without facing any problems and it'd be best if I could find a solution that wouldn't require me to send my laptop to any other country. Thanks!

A:Upgrade screen from 1366x768 to 1080p

Hi, You can use one of the following screens: ? For HP Pavilion 15 Notebook PC     15.6 LED BrightView HD SVA HD, WLED, SVA flat display panel available for Windows 10 (includes screws)762513-00115.6 WLED AG HD Touchscreen with bezel (includes screws)764622-00115.6 WLED AG full HD SVA (includes screws)764623-00115.6 WLED AG full HD Touchscreen with bezel flat display panel (includes screws)766687-001  Based on the following document, you can't do this yourself:     http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c04511833.pdf and this is a very expensive upgrade. Regards.

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Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2670QM CPU @ 2.20GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 42 Stepping 7
Processor Count: 8
RAM: 8169 Mb
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560M, -2048 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 451338 MB, Free - 390038 MB; D: Total - 238459 MB, Free - 213245 MB; E: Total - 238479 MB, Free - 238084 MB;
Motherboard: ASUSTeK Computer Inc., G74Sx
Antivirus: avast! Antivirus, Updated and Enabled

As you can see, I have a pretty decent laptop. I love it but was wondering if it is possible to change the screen to a True High Def. one (1080p (1920×1080)) from the 1600 x 900 one that came with it? The screen is 17.3 inches and my machine is a Asus G74Sx-bbk8. I'm assuming I'll have to change drivers but is there anything else that would stop this conversion from working? This my only machine and cannot lose it . I have found the screens online but am wondering about compatability.
 

A:Laptop Screen Change to 1080p

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my laptop has an ati x1600 mobility card and is outputting via hdmi (mini dvi-actually) to an ASUS VH242H (full 1080p) monitor. When I had this connected running xp I had not problem with the screen resolution and size, but now that I'm running windows 7 the 1920x1080 resolution is available, but the picture doesn't fill the whole screen, there is like a 1" black box around the displayed screen.

I believe it has something to do with my display driver, I'm currently using the one provided by windows update.

A:1080p Monitor not full screen

download the driver direct from ati/amd, and see how that goes.

good luck!

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Hello everyone, i recently orderd a u430p from lenovo's website for $550 and its perfect great battery,lightweight,backlit keyboard..but....the regular lcd screen is far from great. Ive been using my yoga for a while and ive gotten used to the 1600x900p IPS display so the screen on the u430p was unbearable for me. So i started looking  throughthe u430p parts list in the manual and i come to find out that some countries have the u430p is 1960 x 1080p IPS resoloution. So i type the FRU parts list number from the manual on google and find some $60 1960X1080p IPS screen.I buy it and go to work. At the end i had replaced the cruddy low res screen with terrible viewing angles to this beauty i have now. No different inverter or lcd cable or none of that. Just a straight swap. So for those of you who have this model, if your up to it give it a shot. The part number for the scrren is 18201135

A:Upgraded u430p screen from 768 to 1080p IPS

Do you have to disassemble the entire base of the laptop to get to the LCD? Or can you simply remove the plastic border around the LCD and not mess with the base at all?

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i have a Sapphire Radeon HD 4670 graphics card and i just got a new monitor, here is the link to it http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824009179 and when i pluged it into my graphics card with the hdmi cable it shows 1920x1080 which is the native resolution but about an inch on the sides and half an inch on the top is cut off and i cant move the mouse in that area or nothing. but when i switch the resolution to 1024x768 it will show the full screen. but i cannot have that resolution on a monitor like this. and i have the latest graphics drivers. anyone know what to do
 

A:Solved: 1080p Monitor not full screen

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I'm not sure if this is the right category, if not any suggestions welcome.

I am having issues with using my TV as my computer screen. I received an HD TV for Christmas, but I have never been able to get that high definition look its supposed to have. When I run even 1080p bluray quality videos, the quality is just not there. I can sort of make it look better through the TV's menu, but the quality is severely compromised as I have to bring Sharpness WAY down to compensate.
To be clear, the image looks bad everywhere on the pc, not just when watching a video.

TV is I BELIEVE (at work, will have to confirm when I get home) :
Samsung® UN40H5003 40-in. 1080p LED HDTV

PC is:
Dell Inspiron 660
GeForce GTX 760 Graphics Card

Connection is through HDMI ports

I have searched everywhere for this answer, any help would be appreciated.
Also, I have already tried changing the device name to PC in my TV menu, that
is not the solution.

 

A:PC using Samsung 1080p TV as screen, image doesn't look HD

how long have you had the TV ?

a blueray is the best test , as far as i know, because it should run at 1080p
TV broadcast would be 1080i - if HD

The PC part will depend on native resolution of TV and the PC graphics display adapter settings

if bluray looks poor - then you may need to discuss with the shop you purchased the TV from
 

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I am thinking of upgrading the screen on my Satellite L50t-A-145 from the factory one (1366x768) to a full HD (1920x1080) one. All the hardware people I have spoken to so far have been pretty negative, but from everything that they have said it would appear to be just a case of replacing the LVDS cable (the standard one won't support 1080p, which, if true, leaves me near speechless) and then replace the current screen with a 1080p one with the appropriate physical characteristics (correct size, screw mounting positions, connector position, etc). Does anybody have any experience of doing this or have any relevant knowledge to share? This is my first attempt at upgrading a laptop screen, so all help very welcome.

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Hi so i just bought a Benq 21.5" monitor 1080P with HDMI, VGA, DVI inputs
I would use DVI if my laptop had one but unfortunatly not, The only outputs are VGA and HDMI, I whant 2 monitors so i use VGA on my 1600x900 Monitor becouse its the only input on the monitor, And hdmi on my New monitor, But i can only use 1600x900 resulotion there too to fill the screen wich is very annoying becouse the quality sucks, VGA works with 1080P but the performance compared to HDMI and the qualit compared to HDMI is terrible, So what do i do? get an HDMI to VGA adapter for my secondare monitor and use VGA on the new monitor even if the quality sucks or just live with it untill i can upgrade my Desktop pc so i accually have DVI out?

Reason why i bought a 21.5" monitor when i could by a much better one? Becouse the Benq was a used one that i got for really cheap so yeah, Its very nice for its very cheap prize

A:HDMI 1080P Doesent fill the screen

Open screen resolution and post us a screen shot.

Screenshots and Files - Upload and Post in Seven Forums

right click your desktop, click screen resolution

use the snipping tool or paint to grab the picture

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I need  help with replacing the screen of my laptop.It is not cracked or anything  ,just need to know the details

A:Replacing my screen with a 1080p screen

You will need a screen: 15.6 WLED AG full HD SVA available for Windows 8.1 (includes screws) 764623-001 And a different display cable: Display panel full HD cable for non-Touchscreen models (includes webcamera/ microphone module cable and screws) for HP Pavilion 15 Notebook PC computer models 762544-001 https://parts.hp.com/hpparts/Search_Results.aspx?mscssid=692ED97816294A9A971DDEF5D7D43EBF&SearchIn=P... https://parts.hp.com/hpparts/Search_Results.aspx?mscssid=692ED97816294A9A971DDEF5D7D43EBF&SearchIn=P... Service Manual: Manual Post back if you need more help.  If this is "the Answer" please click "Accept as Solution" to help others find it.   

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I was watching 1080p videos on YouTube and the Blue Screen of Death apeared. Twice. Mentioned something about physical memory crash. I think it's RAM, but not sure. Any tips? (error log in attachments)

A:Blue Screen while watching 1080p videos on YouTube

Welcome to the forum Allanwill,

Highly recommend uninstalling the two software below:

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Start Menu\Programs\Advanced SystemCare 7 Public:Start Menu\Programs\Advanced SystemCare 7 Public
Start Menu\Programs\IObit Uninstaller Public:Start Menu\Programs\IObit Uninstaller Public
This software can be cause of BSOD's. The windows 7 operating system does not require these registry cleaning software. They often tune-down rather than tune-up and can wreck the OS beyond repair. Microsoft have improved Windows 7 significantly and it is much better at organising and optimising itself than its predecessors. Check this, this and this thread for evidence.

If you feel the need to use a registry cleaning or optimisation software, most of us recommend the use of CCleaner but make sure you back up the registry before making letting ccleaner delete anything.


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Start Menu\Programs\DAEMON Tools Lite Public:Start Menu\Programs\DAEMON Tools Lite Public
Please uninstall Daemon Tools. It uses a driver called sptd.sys which is known to cause BSODs in Windows 7.

Uninstall the software using Add/Remove Programs. Reboot the system. Once the program is uninstalled, run sptd.sys uninstaller to remove the driver from your system.

As an alternative, many people recommend the use of Total Mounter or Magic ISO

Run the System File Checker that scans the of all protected Windows 7 system files and replaces incorrect corrupted, changed/modified, or damaged versions with t... Read more

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Recently my lenovo laptop  z50-70 start blocking on black screen before lenovo logo appears on start up with led light on. It lastes from 15 minutes to even 2 hours before lenovo lego appears and laptop starts and works smoothly with no problems.Now it is blocked on black screen and can t proceed to lenovo logo. I can t acces bios menu.I tried bios reset. no effect.I updated the bios to the last version. no effect.

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Hi, I have a Vostro 5568 with a 1366x768 screen and would like to upgrade it to the 5568 1080p screen (from the newer model I guess) What is the part number of the screen cable please for the 1080p screen, or will my current one work? Also will it fit and work properly please?

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Hi,        I have a Lenovo G50-70 Laptop  with intel core i3-4030u 1.9GH processor 4GB iRx8 DDR3 ram. i want to upgrade ram to 12 or 16 GB . Can anyone help me with for getting suitable ram ???  

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