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Windows 7: Adding an external display - questions

01 Jan 2011   #11
ehilge

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ehilge View Post
Jagger, did you update your driver in a way other than the automatic driver updater provided on Intel's website? I'm having trouble making a new external monitor display its native 1600x900 resolution. Intel's website tells me I have latest driver (version 8.15.10.1930) but it looks like you have a newer one from the screenshot you posted. I suppose this could be because I have a different video card (Intel Mobile(R) 965 express chipset). But I figured if that particular update worked for you, I might as well give it a shot since I think I've tried about every other option.
Thanks!

Nevermind, I worked out my issue...


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