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Windows 7: Screen orientation on laptop


05 Dec 2010   #1

Windows 7 64bit Ultimate
 
 
Screen orientation on laptop

Hello everyone,

My weimaraner recently pressed something on on the keyboard of my Dell Studio 1737 (Win 7 Ultimate 64bit), and now each time Windows loads it loads with the login screen sidways. I have to change the orientation each time, but how to I reset it?

Thanks,

Smokey99

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05 Dec 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate (x64)
 
 

I would imagine you have to click on the desktop -> screen resolution -> orientation and choose the one you want. If it does not work, try doing it using the administrator account (Built-in Administrator Account - Enable or Disable). The only other option would be if this is controlled by the video card or if you have on-board video controller, then by Intel video driver. Then you would go through that driver properties.
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05 Dec 2010   #3

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit
 
 

Start> Control Panel> Display> In the left column click Change Display Settings. This window below opens. Under resolution see the Orientation curtain in yellow circle of picture?
Make it landscape click Apply bottom right.

Done.
Mike

My bad typed an error above to start with. Corrected now.
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05 Dec 2010   #4

Windows 7 64bit Ultimate
 
 

Thanks everyone, it's fixed
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05 Dec 2010   #5

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit
 
 

That is good.

Mike
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