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[SOLVED] Screen resolution changes everytime I turn on the comp.

Q: [SOLVED] Screen resolution changes everytime I turn on the comp.

I am running Windows XP, don't know what service pack.

When I started up my computer and then logged in, the screen flashed black, a message from the monitor appeared "auto adjust in progress" and then my screen was at a very low resolution. I tried changing it back but none of the resolutions seemed quite right (could just be me). So I decided to restart and see what happens. This time login screen is at the low resolution (I can't remember if I had left the screen at a low resolution when I restarted.). So I go back, try one ore time and the same thing happens as the first time, log in, screen flashes black, message shows for fraction of a second and the resolution goes low.

I can't remember what I did since the last time the computer was on before the problems started occurring. But, today I ran a scandisk, (because of a problem an HP printer I installed yesterday is causing), I installed a new program called "Combat arms" (a free to play online FPS I downloaded) and I uninstalled multiple applications as part of some cleanup I was doing.

Any advice on fixing my problem would be greatly appreciated!

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Preferred Solution: [SOLVED] Screen resolution changes everytime I turn on the comp.

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A: [SOLVED] Screen resolution changes everytime I turn on the comp.

no one has any ideas?

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heys guys, i left my comp on to download last night but when I got up I received the message below and i always receive it now when i restart/reboot. i'm a computer noob so i don't know much about comps so can you please help me out and i tried reading about it on the microsoft site but still no closer to fixing the problem.

help will be much appreicated and i hope i don't have to restart.

cheers.

When loading Windows and yet to reach my desktop, I get this error on the blue screen.

A problem has been detected and windows has been shut down to prevent damage to your computer.

BAD_SYSTEM_CONFIG_INFO

If this is the first time you've seen this Stop error screen, restart your computer. If this screen appears again, follow these steps:

Check to make sure any new hardware or software is properly installed. If this is a new installation, ask your hardware or software manufacturer for any Windows updates you might need.

If problems continue, disable or remove any newly installed hardware or software. Disable BIOS memory optiosn such as caching or shadowing. If you need to use Safe Mode to remove or disable components, restart your computer, press F8 to select Advanced Startup Options, and then select Safe Mode.

Technical Information:

*** STOP: 0x00000074 (0x000000003, 0x000000002, 0x80088000, 0xc000014c) Click to expand...
 

A:blue screen everytime i start comp

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Hi,

I am using WindowsXP SP2 machine and the monitor shared with my TV-tuner cord. I recently re-installed winxp sp2 after formatting. There after the destkop screen reslution settings sets to default 1024*768. Normally i will keep the settings as 1280*1024, but no use once reboot the machine settings changes into default.

Please do find the perminant solution for this and help me in get rid of this issue.

Thankyou,

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I've turned on my PC after downloading a finger print drive and I can log in because my lock screen turns on then quickly goes black and it repeats ? I've got a hp probook 4530s and I don't know what to do

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HI,
My problem started back when i tried to install windows 7 on another disk, but it would not. Now i did this while my primary windows 7 hard drive was already istalled. after i gave up on trying to get windows to install onto this secondary hard drive, i rebooted the computer to find that my primary ssd would not load windows, and simple came to a black screen that said:

Remove disks or other media.
Press any key to restart

then i would press a key and it would say:

Reboot and select proper boot device
or insert boot media in selected boot device and press a key.

I have no recovery disk and most definitely do not understand what remove disks or other media means because I removed the windows installer dis and tried again but nothing happened. Please help, i am so confused, thankyou.
 

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Hi

My desktop keeps showing blue screens. Yesterday I was able to start it up and tried to restore to a previous point, but it wouldn't complete and gave a blue screen. Now I can't turn the computer on without a blue screen displaying. I've pulled out the old laptop to post this. So far I've copied down the info for three of them. They are as follows:

The first one I saw:
REGISTRY_ERROR
TECHNICAL INFO:
0x000000051 (0x0000000D, 0x00000001, 0x00000000, 0x00000000)
Another blue screen displayed:
0x000000024 (0x00190203, 0x864401A8, 0x00000102, 0x00000000)
And the last one I saw:
0x000000024 (0x00190203, 0x86D79168, 0x00000102, 0x00000000)

Any help is greatly appreciated.
Thanks
Michael

A:Blue screen everytime I turn on computer

Your STOP 24 error...indicates a problem with either a key system file, your partition/file structure, or your hard drive.

See 24 in left column at http://www.aumha.org/a/stop.htm .

The Stop 51 error is somewhat ambiguous, but...since part of the error message indicates a registry problem, I would believe that.

System mamufacturer and model?

Louis

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Can anyone help me figure out what is causing this?

I'm using Windows XP, Intel, 512MB nvidia graphics card, over 1.5 gigs of RAM
 

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Hi,

Every time I start my laptop I have to start WZC.In my wireless network connections,I always have a broadcom 802.11g network adapter in the connect using box.Is there anyway to find out if this is working properly or use windows to connect for me?
 

A:Solved: Have to start WZC everytime I turn on laptop

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When I Exit Speedfan,my Cpu And Hd Fans Just Go On At Highspeeds And Dont Go Off Until I Go Bak To Speed Fan And Turn It Down Manually.....how Do I Just Get Rid Of Speedfan And Make My Computer How It Used To Be?
 

A:Solved: Everytime I Turn Off Speed Fan,my Computer Runs The Fans At 100%,how Do I Fix This?

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My computer froze, and I turned it off. I then turned the computer back on, and the Windows XP logo that comes on at the beginning will not appear. I can keep the computer on for an hour, and all I get is a blank black screen with a blinking white cursor at the top lefthand corner of the screen. Is there any way to fix this?
 

A:comp froze turn on blank screen

Have a look here http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314503
 

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i cant seem to figure out this problem..i have been good with computers for a while and its bugging me.

ok i turn my laptop on get the normal screens but for some reason there are streaks of lines going through it. after the xp logo the moniter seems to turn off completly.

safe mode works fine, i tried upgrading drivers, changing the resolution and nothing seems to work.

im going to upload a video i took on my cell phone that might help
http://www.megaupload.com/?d=07IABDXT

any help is appreciated
 

A:Turn comp on, XP logo then black screen

'i tried upgrading drivers'

As in uninstall and reinstall or what?
 

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Okay now i have no idea what the model is for my mother board, and no idea what type of AGP slot it has, but it is empty because atm i have an onboard NVIDIA GeForce 4 MX INtegrated GPU. my computer atm is an AMD Athlon XP 2600+, 512 MB PC2700 333 cl2.5 DDR (its also a crapy HP Pavilion if that helps). I bought the computer back in september 2003 and it was refurbished if that helps in determining what type of AGP slot it is.

here is the video card i bought:http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=1043623&sku=C460-8006
(ya i know, noot good or anything, but i dont need some super good video card with my computer) i only wanted to get a new one because when i bought new ram (2x512, PC3200 400 cl2.5 DDR ram) it didnt work in my computer when ever i ran a game like cs, it would always shut down or restart my computer.

I know i need to disable my previous driver for my onboard video card, but i did that and installed the video card and checked to see if it worked by plugging in my monitor, mouse and keyboard and turning it on, and nothing came up on my monitor.

The help would be greatly appreciated, because i also want to run another game on my computer (like HL2 or CS:S because CS 1.6 just aint enough )

And if you are able to determine somehow what type of AGP slot it is, would the AGP 8x i bought work on it? or would it have voltage issues that are causing it to not work.

thanks
 

A:Need help with installing my new video card, screen stays black when i turn on comp

I just downloaded EVEREST and it tells me what my hardware is like, so it tells me what the name is of my motherboard (this should help) and everything with itField
Value
Motherboard Properties
Motherboard ID Exp$103.011$06/27/2003-17:27:59$nFORCE
Motherboard Name Asus A7N8X-LA

Front Side Bus Properties
Bus Type DEC Alpha EV6
Bus Width 64-bit
Real Clock 133 MHz (DDR)
Effective Clock 267 MHz
Bandwidth 2133 MB/s

Memory Bus Properties
Bus Type Dual DDR SDRAM
Bus Width 128-bit
Real Clock 167 MHz (DDR)
Effective Clock 333 MHz
Bandwidth 5333 MB/s

Chipset Bus Properties
Bus Type HyperTransport v1.0
Bus Width 8-bit

Motherboard Physical Info
CPU Sockets/Slots 1 Socket 462
Expansion Slots 3 PCI, 1 AGP
RAM Slots 2 DDR DIMM
Integrated Devices Audio, Video, LAN, IEEE-1394
Form Factor Micro ATX
Motherboard Size 240 mm x 240 mm
Motherboard Chipset nForce2-IGP
Extra Features CPU Overheating Protection

I hope this helps

i also just found this.

Field Value
Device Properties
Device Description nVIDIA nForce2 Integrated GeForce4 MX Video Adapter
Bus Type AGP 4x
Bus / Device / Function 2 / 0 / 0
Device ID 10DE-01F0
Subsystem ID 1043-80C0
Device Class 0300 (VGA Display Controller)
Revision A3
Fast Back-to-Back Transactions Supported, Disabled

Device Features
66 MHz Operation Supported
Bus Mastering Enabled

AGP Properties
AGP Version 2.00
AGP Status Enabled
Supported AGP Speeds 1x, 2x, 4x
Current AGP Speed 4x
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I have the ecs k7s5a motherboard with a amd xp 2000. Everything is connected but when i hit the power button the cpu fan turns for 3 seconds and stops. Thats it, nothing else happens.
Does anyone know whats going on?
 

A:[SOLVED] my comp doesn't turn on

are you just putting the computer together or has it worked before?
if your just now setting it up it could the motherboard shorting out. like if one of the mounting screws for the motherboard is touching something on the board it could cause it to short out. try and see if you can remove the board from the case so that its not touching anything metal and see if it will boot up.
 

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This morning my computer auto-shutoff (before I woke up). When I went to turn it on, the box light and fans blinked on for less than a second and then nothing. I opened it up, it's clean (dusted it with air about two weeks ago), all lines look and feel to be securely in place, and the motherboard light is on, which I think rules out the power supply. So what is wrong with my system?

System Specs:

Power Supply: 470W Thermaltake (Silent Power Edition)
Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 2.4GHz (1066MHz Front Side Bus) (4MB Cache) (Conroe)
MotherBoard: Asus P5N-SLI (Chipset: nForce 570 Intel) (SLI Compatible) (Conroe)
Memory: 2GB DDR2 Super Talent at 800MHz (High Performance)
Hard Drive: 80GB Western Digital (8MB Cache) (7200 RPM) (SATA)
Video Card: nVidia GeForce 7600GT 256MB (By: XFX) (PCI-Express)
Cooling: Air Cooling (Certified Digital Storm Heat-sink and Fan) (Stage 1 Cooling)
OS: Windows XP ME 2005 SP2

I do plan on calling Digital Storm Tech Support this morning, but since they're a west coast company I have to impatiently wait for them to open at 9am. Depending on the problem, they may not be able to fix it either, so I come to you guys.

Thank you, in advance, for any light you can give to this problem.
 

A:Solved: Comp Won't Turn On, but MB light is on...

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Everytime i restart, my homepage resets to some other site.... any idea whats causing this? heres the log

Logfile of HijackThis v1.97.2
Scan saved at 4:28:59 PM, on 10/13/2003
Platform: Windows XP SP1 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\CTsvcCDA.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\nvsvc32.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\PC-cillin 2002\Tmntsrv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\MsPMSPSv.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\PC-cillin 2002\PCCPFW.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\CTHELPER.EXE
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Hardware\Mouse\point32.exe
C:\Program Files\Winamp3\winampa.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\PC-cillin 2002\pccguide.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\PC-cillin 2002\PCCClient.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\PC-cillin 2002\Pop3trap.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Real\Update_OB\realsched.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\ctfmon.exe
C:\Program Files\Creative\SBAudigy\TaskBar\CTLTray.exe
C:\Program Files\Creative\SBAudigy\TaskBar\CTLTask.exe
C:\Program Files\MSN Messenger\MsnMsgr.Exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\PC-cillin 2002\WebTrap.EXE
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
C:\Program Files\WinRAR\WinRAR.exe
C:\DOCUME~1\JONCHE~1\LOCALS~1\Temp\Rar$EX00.375\HijackThis.exe

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A:IE resets homepage everytime I restart my comp

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I have winxp, 240 ram. Autocad2007 was working fine but then by mid january it started to reboot my comp every time I try to open it.... I need help.
 

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I just received an HP P7 1207c which uses a DVI-D ports only. I had to buy a
Insignia? - 20" Widescreen Flat-Panel LED HD Monitor - NS-20EM50A13

At first i had problems with the computer not allowing me to change the resolution from 640x480. After i shutdown and redid the cable and made sure all the screws were actually in the pin holes, i was finally able to change my resolution. Ive restarted my computer at least 5 times and each time it reverts back to 640x480. Ive updated my drivers to the latest. Does anyone have any suggestions?

Thanks

A:Resolution reverting back to 640x480 everytime computer is restarted

I would first try a different video cable.

For testing, use the "(recommended)" screen resolution in the list of available resolutions (Windows Desktop > Right click > Screen Resolutions)

While in the Screen Resolutions settings, click Advanced Settings > go to the Monitor Tab
Make sure the box "Hide modes that the monitor cannot display" is checked.
Then use the drop down box to select the highest mode available.
Hope that helps

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I just bought Kaspersky Antivirus to try to get rid of a virus that Symantec won't catch the second time... and when I'm in the middle fo the scan (i've tried it three times now), it gets a blue screen error: IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR

The only other things that are common to this is that I am on IE7 at the same time.

Can someone help me?
 

A:Solved: Blue screen everytime I get to a certain point in my antivirus Scan

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Ok as the title says my computer restarts but only once every time i turn it on, after that it runs fine and does not restart again until I shut down and turn it on again the next day. This is very peculiar, I would appreciate any help or suggestions as to what the problem may be. Oh yeah my BIOS also stated to try turning down RAM speed if that has anything to do with it.. and there's no BSOD, no events in the event viewer. It just restarts once it hits the password screen then when it restarts everything is stable.
My Computer Specs.

- AMD Phenom II x2 555
- Bio-star TA870+
- Corsair 4gb DDR 3 Dual Channel 1333mhz
- EVGA GTS 250 512MB
- Hitachi 750gb H/D
- Cooler Master 500W eXtreme power

let me know if you need anymore info!

A:My computer restarts once everytime I turn it on

  
Quote: Originally Posted by DanDinh


Ok as the title says my computer restarts but only once every time i turn it on, after that it runs fine and does not restart again until I shut down and turn it on again the next day. This is very peculiar, I would appreciate any help or suggestions as to what the problem may be. Oh yeah my BIOS also stated to try turning down RAM speed if that has anything to do with it.. and there's no BSOD, no events in the event viewer. It just restarts once it hits the password screen then when it restarts everything is stable.
My Computer Specs.

- AMD Phenom II x2 555
- Bio-star TA870+
- Corsair 4gb DDR 3 Dual Channel 1333mhz
- EVGA GTS 250 512MB
- Hitachi 750gb H/D
- Cooler Master 500W eXtreme power

let me know if you need anymore info!


Does it do the same thing if on first boot you enter safe mode (F8)? Have you checked both the application tab, and system tab in event viewer?

If there is nothing in eventvwr then it must be a "normal" event. Even those are listed in eventvwr. Can you take a snip of the events adjacent to the time of the first boot and upload it to us?

Let us know if you need further assistance

Jan

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Well my computer froze, and I restarted it. It got stuck restarting so I turned the power off. Now when I turn it on, it goes to the menu where the choices are Safe Mode, Normal mode and a few extras. I choose any of them , it flashes a blue screen and then restarts again, taking me to that menu again. The flash is like half a second, and I cant read it. Anybody know what is wrong? I cant turn it on at all. All the choices do the same thing? Is it dead? I dont have anything important on it luckily , other than some downloaded games and crap. Please help!!! What do I do?

A:Starts up, then restarts.... EVERYTIME, cant turn it on.

Same happened with me - couldn't see the screen not one bit. I found out the error message though which helped me a lot, if you find it out - you'll be able to get a faster result as people will know the exact error.

Try getting a camera and if you can put it on "continuous" shot or video it and pause it at that second. :P

Worked with me, took a picture of it lol.

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I can't activate my windows. Is my pc outdated, the issue persist everytime I turn on my desk top pc, it says to contact my Systems Administrator or Technical Support department for assisstance

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80% of the times im starting my laptop i get a BSOD. Unfortunately its not like a blue screen but just a black screen with nothing happening.

I get the following error:

"Windows has recovered from an unexpected shutdown."

Problem Signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.256.49
Locale ID: 1030

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 1000000ea
BCP1: 8561E620
BCP2: 84966C10
BCP3: 849A1688
BCP4: 00000001
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 256_1

Files that help describe the problem:
C:\\Windows\Minidump\082715-19328-01.dmp
C:\\Users\<Name>\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-33984-0.sysdata.xml

Hope these information make sense to someone!

Regards
Dahl

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Every day, i get the update icon in my tool bar. Everyday I update the computer. I'm getting sick of this! What the hell is "816093: Security Update Microsoft Virtual Machine (Microsoft VM)" I'm sick of it. What is it. Why is it? I have installedit and installed it and installed it. It say something about over wetiting the existing VM. I say okay. It does its thing then I reboot. I still HAVE THE SAME STINKING UPDATE WHEN I TURN IT BACK ON!!!!! WHY?

Because I refuse to use IE 7? The address bar in 7 has yet to work for me so I uninstalled it. I will not reinstall untill I goto vista.

A:Update Everytime I Turn This Thing On! Why?

Did you read this?http://support.microsoft.com/kb/816093

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hi i got this window and the pc hangs out and never turn off (DIRECTDBNOTIFYWNDPROC) CAN SOMEONE HELP ME WITH THIS ERROR I THINK IT BELONG TO OUTLOOK EXPRESS THANK YOU

A:i got this window DIRECTDBNOTIFYWNDPROC everytime i turn the pc off

Some poking around Google bring sup the possibility that you need to let OE compact your folders.

Open OE, go to File-Folders and select Compact All Folders.

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okay, after a long time of shutting off with the power button, its come back to me...

i didn't think it would damage the computer, because i thought hey, they put it there for a reason right?

Nope, now every time i turn it on, it goes to login screen, and shuts down *Regularly, logs off, says shutting down..' cuts off anything i could possibly do...

i tried to run in safe mode, but it freezes at the disk.sys driver....then it gives me the vista installagtion screen....

I have so much stuff on my computer, i CANT reset it, i cant restart it, some of the stuff such as videos, pictures of my great grandfather, etc... are NOT replaceable....

Every time i try to run cmd prompt, and try to run chkdsk *Cant do it from the system properties as computer shuts down before then* it says the system is right protected...

so one time i got lucky and managed to click check for bad sectors and recover through the system befre it shut off, ok, computer shut down, restarted, it didnt even check for a second, just told me *this computer is clean* without even checking it....

I will NEVER turn it off from the power switch again, its just when i put it in sleep mode it turns on for no reason, and i get tired of it so i just hold down the switch...

Everything works fine, i can get into the account, nothings missing, all my programs, everything, it's just vista makes it shut down, and i dont know why...

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A:Computer shuts down everytime i turn it on

focusing on getting the data off -
UBUNTU
It may be possible to boot from another Operating System
This will at least test the Hardware and also see if you can see the Harddrive and possibly get data off.

If you have another PC with a cdwriter and spare CD
goto http://www.ubuntu.com/ and download the ISO

full details are here http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/wind...backup-files-from-your-dead-windows-computer/

click on the image "download ubuntu"
Select a location
then begin download
Save the file onto your PC &#8211; remember where you saved it &#8211; so you can find it again to create the image bootable CD.

You do NOT copy the ISO file onto a CD - you have to use the ISO to create a bootable CD
The CD creator software you have on the PC may have an option to create an image from an ISO
If not - use this free program http://www.imgburn.com/

When the UBUNTU CD boots - you will see the following options
1) Try ubunto without any change to your computer
2) Install ubuntu
3) Check CD for defects
4) Test memory
5) Boot from first hard disk.

Use OPTION 1 "Try ubunto without any change to your computer" ONLY this option this will run from the CD and not install onto your harddrive - be careful, if you do install onto the PC - you will wipe the data and software OFF your hard drive.., so repeat only use option 1

Now you should see a UBUNTU desktop
This at least proves the main parts of the PC are working

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I just bought an HP Pavillion dv6-7014nr and I love it! Except for one thing. I upgraded to the 1920x1080 screen to get the HD quality and the matte display. Everything on this screen is so tiny, its uncomfortable to read. I have increased the text size in windows to 130% dpi and I have downloaded and extension in Firefox to keep the zoom level I like. My problem is that with this increased DPI setting, the text in programs, such as iTunes gets cut off or overlaps. I was just wondering if there was a solution to this problem, or is it just something I have to live with?
Thanks very much!

Dan

A:[SOLVED] 1920x1080 screen resolution on a 15.6&quot; Laptop Screen

1920x1080 doesn't suit everyone on a 15.6" screen as it's really more suited to large-screen external monitors (20" or more). It's big plus of course is that it gives you much more screen space to use for multi-tasking or using apps which have many palettes (like Photoshop). Personally I think 1920x1080 is way too high for the average laptop screen size unless you've got perfect eyesight.

If you don't need all that space, you may find that setting a lower resolution (and changing DPI & zoom levels back to their defaults) is more in line with what your eyesight can deal with. It probably won't look as pin-sharp as the native 1920x1080 resolution though, but at least you shouldn't get some app Windows extending beyond the screen edges.

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hmm, this is wierd, everytime i start my bitcomet up/when it launches itself at windows start it seems to disapear of the screen, i have a 21.5 inch widescreen but my max screen resolution doesnt fit the whole screen, when i click my bitcomet comes up but going towards the right OFF the screen and i cant do anything..

I didnt knnow were to put this so.

O and btw im now on windows 7 so i can use the Right click>>move technique :( plus i cant change screen resolution because that is off screen to

A:[SOLVED] widescreen but my max screen resolution doesnt fit the whole screen

Thanks to whoever moved this post, i didnt know were to put it, also,, PROBLEM FIXED, if anyone gets this problem on WINDOWS 7 all you do is:

Step 1: right click ->> Screen Resolution
Step 2: Change the Multiple displays to Duplicate these displays.

This wont fit the whole desktop on ure screen if u have a big widescreen like mine, but this will make it unable to move items off the screen

Hope this helps

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please help me figer out why evertime i turn on my hp notebook15 it said turn enter adminisstrator or power on password please help me figure this out

A:everytime i turn on my hp laptop it said to enter administra...

At the password screen, hit enter 3 times and you should receive a 'halt code' - post back with this code.   Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again !!  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee 

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i bought this with windows 8 upgraded to 8.1 then upgraded again to windows 10

A:i havent used this notebook in months everytime i turn it on...

dan2013 Hello;Allow me to welcome you to the HP forums!Here are some troubleshooting steps you can try:  http://support.hp.com/us-en/product/hp-g60-600-notebook-pc-series/4074269/document/c01997899/Good Luck

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every time i restart or my computer does an update automatically my computer seems to have this problem on start up.

i attached the sf diagnostic for my comp

A:bsod almost everytime i turn on computer 0x0000001E

Hi,

From your crash dumps:






Quote:
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* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
*******************************************************************************
Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.
BugCheck 1E, {ffffffffc0000005, fffff80002e9b915, 0, ffffffffffffffff}
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for win32k.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for win32k.sys
Probably caused by : ntkrnlmp.exe ( nt!KeSetEvent+1e3 )
Followup: MachineOwner
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6: kd> !analyze -v
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KMODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED (1e)
This is a very common bugcheck. Usually the exception address pinpoints
the driver/function that caused the problem. Always note this address
as well as the link date of the driver/image that contains this address.


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I have to hit the reset button every time I turn my computer on. After i hit the reset button everything comes up just fine. But every morning when i get up I turn the power to my computer on and it has a blank screen the two DVD drives blink and the hdd led stays lit up bright. but then when i hit the reset button it comes up just like normal. can anyone tell me why this is? It's not affecting anything that I can tell just annoying. I do not have to go into BIOS and change anything after this occurs. Windows starts just like normal and there does not seem to be any thing else wrong with my pc.

Thanks for the help guys this site is the best!

the system specs listed are current
 

A:I have to push the reset button everytime i turn my pc on.

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I have a client that everytime they connect to the internet, windows security pops up wanting them to enter their username and password. after they enter their credentials they connect fine but it is annoying that they have to enter their credentials everytime they connect to the internet is their a way to turn that off? they are running windows 7, 64bit, 3GB, dell OptiPlex GX620

A:How to turn off Windows Security everytime i connect to IE

To get on the same page, do you mean actually connecting or opening a browser? What AV and what browser?

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Ever since I did a scan on my computer's OS (C) my PC always resets or does some weird thing where its hidden all my applications in random areas. I try resetting it or shutting it down then turning it back on, then I sign in and it pops up with 'Preparing Windows' it happens every time and it changes my desktop background and acts as if its my first time using it... Please respond with help people ?

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Hey guys. With my desktop pc, everytime I turn it on the date and time is always not what it should be. A few moments ago the date was I think 25th of November 2006 and the time was way off what it is now. The date actually usually does reset to 2006 but haven't noticed if it's the same day/month in 06.
What could be the cause of this and how could I fix this?
Thanks

A:Computer date and time changes everytime I turn it on

Welcome

The first thing to check when the time is not shown properly is the battery and check BIOS.

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i hv problem with my precision M60 notebook, when watching movie or online with skype calling. whenever the video fan or cooling fan turn on, there is an error msg of " Problem with your playback device" on skype. and for the movie, the display become very slow motions and movie is go by slide by slide.. very slow..

A:everytime the video fan turn on, hv problem with the playback device

Hello, it looks like your notebook is suffering from some hardware problem. The Problem with playback device is mainly caused because of Audio/video problems.
Problems might be because of driver issue or anything. You could try to follow some steps listed in How To Fix Skype Problem With Playback Device In Windows 10
If the mentioned methods doesn't work out in your case, then there might be chance of hardware issue.
Have a great day :)

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For a long time, everytime I turn my desktop on, it automatically checks C:/ and D:/ for errors. Now that I've installed another hard drive (2 hard drives now) it checks for D:/ and F:/ drives. It doesn't take a long time to check (2 minutes or so), but it's giving me the impression that something is wrong with my computer.

I don't think I've set up my desktop to have this 'routined' disk check for errors. My friend has this same problem, except that he just told me it 'stopped' for him all of a sudden.

Let me know if you know how to solve this.

Thanks.
 

A:Automatic HDD check for errors everytime I turn on my computer

Check out what Microsoft has to say about Error Checking at start up.
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/831426

If that doesn't help check your antivirus settings.
 

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Along with the Vista x64 pc we also have three other pc's at home (two are Vista 32 bit, the other is XP), one xbox360, two Wii's, and one ps3. They all connect to the internet with a wireless connection. The Vista x64 pc I have tried both a wireless connection as well as a hard wired ethernet connection.

I have two Cisco/linksys wireless routers that I have tried and the problem is the same regardless of which one I try to use. I have a WRT54GL and a WRT160NL. I have tried various firmware versions for both.

The problem involves the Vista 64-bit pc. It is the only Vista 64-bit device we have in the house. The internet runs fine as long as that pc is turned off. As soon as I turn it on, none of the devices I listed have internet access any more. On the Vista 64-bit pc I have tried both hard wired as well as wireless NIC's. Doesn't matter. I have tried putting in a static IP address as well as DHCP, neither makes a difference. Also, I installed Vista Business 32-bit on another hard drive for this pc and as soon as I did that my pc no longer took down the internet. It is obviously a problem with Vista 64-bit.

I have spent hours googling this. Apparently it is a common problem with 64-bit OS's and a lot of people are having this problem. So far I have formatted and reinstalled Vista on the pc in question to rule that out. I have disabled IPv6, turned down the speed on the NIC to 10mb Full Duplex, disabled the Firewall, disabled wireless security on the router... Read more

A:Everytime I turn on my Vista Ultimate x64 pc, it takes the internet down for all

I would say that it that it is a program running in the background as i once had a trojan that was not strong enough to kill my computer however just by running in the background and sending out its messages it would overload the routers/modem.

What I would do it turn on the Pc in question.

Start task manager

Click Netowkring tab and see if the network usage is high.

if it is then click the Performance tab and then select resource monitor.

select network and see what process's are using the network if not then it very well could be a settings issue and I would not know which.

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hello people i need little help every time i turn on my pc disk check runs how to fix that?
i let the disk check run but when restartet disk check appear again.

A:Disk Check runs everytime i turn on computer?

This tutorial may help.

Check Disk - Reset

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Hi, every time I start my computer, system restore boots up. That is, the system restore page appears and thus I have to close it before I can do anything on my computer. So, my question is.. how can I get it to stop booting up as soon as I turn on my computer?

Thanks
 

A:System restore boots up everytime I turn on my computer

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I get this error message whenever i start up my computer or restart it. Is this a serious issue? if soo how do i fix it.
(see attachment)
thanks

A:Error message everytime i turn on/restart onto computer

Might be serious. Something is trying to install itself.

Have you recently tried to install any software ?

If not, I'd wonder if you have some malware trying to do something.

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I have found that most web sites and web pages seem to be set up for a setting of 1024 by 768 but my computer is set to 800 by 600 mainly because I can see everything well.

When I set my system to 1024 by 768 everything is to small. Not just the fonts but all the applications like instant messages, Itunes and everything else. I know I can adjust the fonts to be bigger and even the desktop icons but not all the programs and folders.

I Have put off this change because of that very reason, but most web sites I go too on 800 by 600 I have to keep side scrolling the screen or sometimes it doesn't fit at all.

So I guess I'm asking what you guys do or do you do anything at all?
any help or suggestions would be appreciated, thanking you all in advance. Mark.

PS I have a 17 inch flat panel monitor and windows XP Pro.
 

A:Solved: screen resolution

A flat panel LCD monitor should be run at native resolution for best clarity and I'm guessing that's either 1024x768 or 1280x1024 on a 17 inch. The 800x600 probably looks rather smudgy to the trained eye even though fonts are larger.

Its a bit difficult to recommend at such low resolutions since there are compromises but you might try setting the DPI (Display Properties>SettingsTab>Advanced>GeneralTab) to 120 instead of the default 96 and then bump up the resolution of the monitor to native and see if that's a good compromise between size, clarity and screen fit. You can also customize that setting but at 120 there will already be some fixed window text run-off so it might not be practical to go much higher.
 

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Hi

I have a Samsung Chronos 7 (Windows 8).

I don't know how I did it but yesterday I managed to change the screen size with the track pad!

I've found how to change it back however every application (Microsoft Outlook, Google Chrome, Microsoft Word etc) is much larger too.

How can I change these back to how they were?

Thanks
 

A:Solved: Screen resolution

Just found it. I had the screen set to 125% instead of 100%. All fine now.
 

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I have an Acer Notebook using XP, SP3. I use a larger Dell monitor and have set for Dual display.
My problem is that I cannot adjust the screen resolution so that the larger monitor is full screeen. As well Each time I try to use the NEW Yahoo, they tell me theere is a problem with the screen resolution and must be set larger.
Anyone with ideas or suggestions?
Thank you...
LARRY
 

A:Solved: Screen resolution

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Okay...I feel stupid like I am either overlooking something simple or maybe my eyes are just bad....

I just reformatted my computer. The video driver is there and updated.
But for some reason, the screen still looks off to me.

Before reformatting, it was always set to High Color (16 bit) and the resolution was 1024x768.

I have it set to that now...but everything looks incredibly smaller than usual.
And when I change the resolution to 800x600...everything looks too big.

Am I missing something somewhere?

 

A:Solved: Screen resolution

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just re-installed XP Pro
Display setting stuck at 640 by 480 Medium 16 bit,

Monitor is stuck at default monitor, adapter is set to non plug and play.

Cannot get off this very large setting.
 

A:Solved: screen resolution

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Hi to all,

I've just installed Windows Virtual XP mode on my Windows 7 Professional laptop. I managed to install a program from my DVD, that previously didn't work on W7. However, I understand I should be able to find the new program under Start in W7 but there's nothing new there.

Not sure if this is related or not, but when I double clicked this particular program icon in WVM, it said the Current display settings do not meet the minimum requirements for this application. I had the same issue when trying to install my Broadband. It tried to correct the settings for me but after waiting and waiting, nothing happened. Therefore I can't even get online when in Virtual Mode.

Trouble is, I am unable to change anything in those settings because it's set at 1088 x 599 and only has 16 bit.

As far as I know I've downloaded all that I need for things to run in XP mode?
I have installed:

Virtual PC Install
Windows XP Mode
Windows6.1-KB958559 x64 RefreshPkg

Also used the Havdetectiontool

I do hope someone can help me?

Many thanks,
 

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