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Windows 7: Screen Resolution keeps re-setting on sleep mode

02 Sep 2011   #1
drew1000

 
 
Screen Resolution keeps re-setting on sleep mode

I am running W7 64 bit with an ATI Radeeon HD 2600 HD Pro. \\i have the latest drivers installed but when the PC goes into sleep mode and I go to use it the screen resolution has defaulted to a low setting. I right click my mouse and select screen resolution to reset upon where the screen retains the new settings till I stop using the PC and it goes into sleep mode again. It also does this if I re-boot the PC. Appreciate if anyone can advise on how to get the PC to retain my higher screen resolution settings


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02 Sep 2011   #2
metalmania31

Windows 7 Pro 64bit build 7601 SP1
 
 

Download new drivers from ATI and uninstall the old/current driver completely. Example using Driver Sweeper. Then install the new driver. Hope this helps.
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04 Sep 2011   #3
drew1000

 
 

Downloaded Catalyst drivers, uninstalled old drivers and installed new ones. All seems to be working OK. Many thanks
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04 Sep 2011   #4
metalmania31

Windows 7 Pro 64bit build 7601 SP1
 
 

Cool, glad to help.
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