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Windows 7: Windows 7 resolution issue....

18 Oct 2010   #1
Imacer

Windows 7
 
 
Windows 7 resolution issue....

I have Windows on my iMac using boot camp with dual monitors. Every time I switch to Windows 7 the second monitor changes resolution. On the mac monitor side this does not happen.


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18 Oct 2010   #2
Carl Lawrence

Dual-boot: Windows 7 HP 32-bit SP1 & Windows XP Pro 32-bit SP2.
 
 

What is the make and model of the Monitor.
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18 Oct 2010   #3
Imacer

Windows 7
 
 

It's a Samsung LED SyncMaster BX2440.
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18 Oct 2010   #4
Keiichi25

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 and Home Premium x64
 
 

I would check and see how Bootcamp/Win7 sees the Monitors. If I recall correctly, Bootcamp just emulates hardware, so it may not be passing the correct information back to Win7 to allow for proper identification. The other alternative is to load up the hardware profiles of the monitor directly within boot camp and not let it use Plug and Play monitor definition.
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