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Windows 7: Black border around the screen

12 Oct 2012   #1
smallprince8

Window 7
 
 
Black border around the screen

I seriously don't know what happened to my computer recently. Yesterday I was trying to boot my computer in safe mode and when I turn on computer in normal mode, it showed a black border around the screen. I tried to check my setting(resolution and graphic card setting but still, the problem exists) My resolution is 1366 by 768 which is the native resolution and my graphic card is NVIDIA GeForce GT 525M. Is there anything that I can solve it? The border is about 1cm think, it is around the whole screen and my screen size is 14.1inch.

Regards,
Steve


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12 Oct 2012   #2
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

If this is not a laptop, try the monitor's display menu to stretch the screen display to the edges.
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12 Oct 2012   #3
smallprince8

Window 7
 
 

It's a laptop. Any idea?
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12 Oct 2012   #4
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

You might try System Restore to before this occurred.
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13 Oct 2012   #5
ankur850

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Try to change the video aspect ratio in "Nvidia Control Panel" , my be this help you
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13 Oct 2012   #6
Sardonicus

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Look for the Overscan settings in the Nvidia Control Panel.
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13 Oct 2012   #7
smallprince8

Window 7
 
 

There is no such setting in my nvidia control panel.
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