Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Screen resolution problem.


30 Apr 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit.
 
 
Screen resolution problem.

Hello,

I was wondering why i have only one device for my screen resolution called Generic PnP Monitor on Standard VGA Graphics Adapter.And can't get it back to normal.

Here's a pic.




Attached Thumbnails
Screen resolution problem.-untitled12345654.jpg  
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

30 Apr 2011   #2
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Well, the system apparently could not automatically find the right driver for your monitor. Go to the manufacturer's website (of the monitor) and see whether they have something more appropriate.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
30 Apr 2011   #3
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

mogoi, welcome to the Seven Forums.

More important than the monitor driver that whs mentioned above, you need to install the video card driver. At the moment it is showing as "standard VGA adapter", which is a fancy way of saying that it is running on the generic Windows driver that provides just enough functionality to display something on the monitor.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


Reply

 Screen resolution problem.




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Screen resolution problem.
Thread Forum
Screen resolution problem Gaming
Screen resolution problem Graphic Cards
[PROBLEM] Screen resolution not right! General Discussion
Screen resolution problem Graphic Cards
Screen resolution problem Graphic Cards
Screen resolution problem Graphic Cards
problem with screen resolution Drivers

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 06:44 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33