Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Installed 7 Now Picture is Stretched NEED HELP!!

05 Apr 2010   #1
fillpereira

windows 7
 
 
Installed 7 Now Picture is Stretched NEED HELP!!

I just installed windows 7 on my Hp laptop its a HP Pavilion dv9000 (GL889UA#ABL)
It had Windows vista Premium, but now everything is stretched and it doesnt show my original graphics card. which I know was a Nvidia Gefore something (not sure which on, need help with that to)

So what is the problem and what can i do?

Please help!!!


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

05 Apr 2010   #2
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
 

Welcome to the forum,
See if this will find and install your graphics driver for you,
NVIDIA Driver Downloads - Advanced Search

Have you tried windows update, that usually finds it too.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Apr 2010   #3
fillpereira

windows 7
 
 

I actually solved the problem, just had to install some updates and it fixed its self.....
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


06 Apr 2010   #4
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
 

Glad to hear you got it fixed.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Installed 7 Now Picture is Stretched NEED HELP!!




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Stretched Screen! HELP!
Hey. I have a windows 7 ultimate OS. I just turned on my computer and the entire screen is stretched out! I tried to search on google and stuff but nothing helped. So, I went to Device Manager and under the display adapters it says Intel(R) G33/G31 Express chipset family. I'm guessing thats the...
Graphic Cards
Screen Stretched out/Resolution Out....how to fix?
Hiya, new to this forum and wasn't sure what section to put this in so just went for General :) My laptop recently died, some sort of problem with the hardrive and I gave to a friend of the family to be fixed. He installed a new hard drive into the laptop, and I've just got it back and everything...
General Discussion
Picture becomes stretched when selected prob.
Hey, as you can see in this pic thier is a picture titled ACU which appears to be a camoflauge pattern. http://i49.tinypic.com/2dv4qjl.png However when I click on ACU it appears to be stretched as you can see in this pic. http://i49.tinypic.com/whlctc.png
General Discussion
Game screen stretched?
When I first got my computer a few months ago, fullscreen games that were set at a lower resolution than the widescreen monitor, were shown as a large square in the center, similar to watching a standard definition show, on an widescreen TV. Now the games cover the whole screen as a rectangle, and...
Gaming
Windows Picture Preview problem: shows images stretched
I have a problem with the picture preview function in Windows 7. when I right click on a JPEG image to preview it, it shows up completely stretched out or squished. this happens with some JPEG's, but most seem to work fine. so far I have only seen it happen with images that I have saved from a...
Music, Pictures & Video
whole page has stretched
Last night logged off as normal, turned pc on this morning and the appearance had changed. icons large and page has stretched,any help as to why this may have happened? oh i'm using windows7 Marie
General Discussion

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 14:47.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App