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: Another resolution question


04 Aug 2009   #1

XP Professional and W7
 
 
Another resolution question

Hello Everyone,

My setup:
AMD Quad Core 2.5mhz
Video Card: Radeon HIS 4670
Monitor: Acer 23" 1080 resolution
Connecting using DVI to HDMI cable which runs to the monitor

My issue started yesterday when I setup the drivers on Windows 7 my monitor showed the screen at full rolution and the screen was perfectly fit on the screen. I restarted and booted to xp and my resolution was way off (screen was small leaving black edges on the side) so I changed it to fill the screen, no big problem yet. Now when I go back into Windows 7 the screen is either too big (go off the screen on all sides) or it stays too small (leaving black edges on the sides). I updated the drivers from the website but it seems that doesn't work either. XP has no problem but it seems like Windows 7 doesn't like the settings or something.

Current settsing in Windows 7 and Catalyst are as follows:
1920X1080 (recommended)
Lanscape
60 Hertz
True color 32 bit
Monitor type- Generic PnP Monitor
ATI catalyst ControlCenter Versison 2009.0702.1239.20840

Please help me get my screen fully viewable without having black bars on the side or changing the resolution everytime I switch from xp to Windows 7 on dual boot.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Another resolution question




Thread Tools




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 07:10 PM.
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