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Windows 7: Screen Resolution Problem

06 Nov 2012   #1
eirini

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Screen Resolution Problem

hello i have the same problem as Nentin. My screen resolution appear to has a problem.The problem happened once ( before 2 days) when i turned on my laptop and after a while ( 10 mins) it was ok,it fixed by it's shelf,but it happened again last night and until now it's still like that, even if i tuned off my laptop for 10 hours..Have you got any ideas what's the problem and what do i need to do???thanks a lot

P.S. I am using Windows 7 and my graphic card version is 8.672.1.2000.


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06 Nov 2012   #2
Sir George

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by eirini View Post
hello i have the same problem as Nentin. My screen resolution appear to has a problem.The problem happened once ( before 2 days) when i turned on my laptop and after a while ( 10 mins) it was ok,it fixed by it's shelf,but it happened again last night and until now it's still like that, even if i tuned off my laptop for 10 hours..Have you got any ideas what's the problem and what do i need to do???thanks a lot

P.S. I am using Windows 7 and my graphic card version is 8.672.1.2000.
There are a lot of things you can try and they may not help;

1. Remove the battery for approximately 20 minutes.
2. Try cleaning out any dust accumulation.
3. Try repositioning the top portion with the display (move it down an inch)
4. Be sure it is not overheating.
5. Take it to a local repair shop for a diagnostic.
6. Contact the manufacturer.

HTH
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06 Nov 2012   #3
Debbie B

Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 
 

Hi,

I would suggest you to reinstall the Video Driver again and check the performance after that.
If the issue still persists, try booting the system in “Safe Mode in networking” and check the performance in Safe Mode with Networking.

If this issue started occurring after doing some recent software changes on your computer, then I would suggest you to restore your system back to a date when it was working fine. System Restore will affect Windows system files, programs, and registry settings only.

For System Restore steps, you can refer to the URL mentioned: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/products/features/system-restore

Hope this helps.
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