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Windows 7: Problem with Bit colour and Resolution

25 Jul 2009   #31

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64

Strange that you don't have a monitor tab - I would expect one, even if it is showing just a generic pnp type. In addition, the display adapters tab shows a VGA compatible device instead of the 8400GS which you say you have installed.

Just a thought - do you have in-built graphics as well, and have you plugged the monitor into this by mistake?

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25 Jul 2009   #32

Win7 Build 7600 x86

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dwarf View Post
Just a thought - do you have in-built graphics as well, and have you plugged the monitor into this by mistake?
And on that thought. Maybe in the BIOS the internal card is selected as first device instead of PCIE ?
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16 Mar 2010   #33

windows 7

Hey i have almost the same problem with the Geforce 8400 GS. im using dual displays both the exact same model and one of them i can't set above 800x600 resolution the other i can. i have updated the drivers and was wondering if anyone knows how to fix the problem. its windows 7 32bit
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16 Mar 2010   #34

windows 7

nevermind i installed an older version of the driver that fixed the problem
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