|03 Jun 2009||#1|
| || |
Windows 7 has a ring of unused pixels
I just installed windows 7 yesterday. It feels great -- but there are a few problems I'm having. One of those is this odd little ring of unused pixels surrounding my screen.
I use a CRT monitor. Because of this, i can see the area where there are pixels and where there's just "the darkness of space." (I'm using layman's terms, i know, but i don't know how else to describe it.) Between "the darkness of space" and my windows 7 desktop, there's a darkened ring of about twenty pixels.
Now, i would resize my monitor, but two things are preventing me from doing that.
1. The general pixels size on my monitor would become larger from moving unused pixels off of the screen.
2. My windows XP installation uses all the available pixels on my screen, and resizing it would (probably) screw up my windows XP screen.
Is there a tweak of some sort to get windows 7 to use all the pixels available to it, or is this a problem what lies in my graphics card or drivers?
Intel Pentium 4, 2.66ghz
CRT monitor, hp Pavilion mx70
1024 x 768 resolution
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: Windows 7 has a ring of unused pixels|
|Ring Nebula - unreal||Chillout Room|
|windows live mail 2012 recovering unused disk space||Browsers & Mail|
|distinctive ring and fax||Software|
|Can i use a standard PSU with a mis range gaming ring||Gaming|
|Windows Seven Pro giving me "Remove Unused Profiles" message. Y or N?||General Discussion|
|Iphone Ring Tones||Chillout Room|
|How do I remove Unused Partition in Windows 7||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 03:21 PM.