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Windows 7: resolution won't change.

18 Aug 2010   #1
skinnymaniskool

windows 7 home premium 32 bit
 
 

the resolution on my monitor is stuck really low. it is grey and wont let me change it i cant see anything. wtf man. wtf.

my specs are different on this computer don't bother looking


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18 Aug 2010   #2
Petey7

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64-bit
 
 

Then you need to give us the specs before we can competently help.
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18 Aug 2010   #3
skinnymaniskool

windows 7 home premium 32 bit
 
 

what is that program called that gives themall to you? i have it on my other one.
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18 Aug 2010   #4
Petey7

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64-bit
 
 

Speccy will do a pretty good job of telling you everything.
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18 Aug 2010   #5
skinnymaniskool

windows 7 home premium 32 bit
 
 

naw the free one
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18 Aug 2010   #6
skinnymaniskool

windows 7 home premium 32 bit
 
 

i know there is i have it on my other computer
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18 Aug 2010   #7
Petey7

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64-bit
 
 

Try CPU-Z.
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18 Aug 2010   #8
fishnbanjo

Vista 64 Ultimate, Windows 7 64 Ultimate, Ubuntu 9.10
 
 

Since we don't have access to your other PC it might be quicker if you checked it mainly because we'd all be guessing for what it is you have there.
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18 Aug 2010   #9
skinnymaniskool

windows 7 home premium 32 bit
 
 

yes. it worked. ok here are the specs:

intel(R) pentium(R) 4 CPU 2.80GHz

motherboard: intel corp. model d845gvsr

gpu: standard vga graphics adapter

if you need more just ask
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18 Aug 2010   #10
Petey7

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64-bit
 
 

Okay. Try going into the BIOS to figure out what the video card is.
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