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: BIOS Screen issue


10 May 2014   #1

Win7 Pro 64bit
 
 
BIOS Screen issue

Recently Ive had an odd issue with the resolution on my BIOS screen.
It seems like he resolution is too small and cuts off some of the bios text when the computer starts up as I cant see the lower or left part of the screen.
I tried uninstalling and re-installing video card drivers but doesnt change anything.
I am using a Vizio 28" TV for my monitor and its set at 1600x1080 for resolution.
Is their a seperate setting for this?
My vid card is an XFX R7 260. Posting this from the office so dont have motherboard info or anything else if needed can post back late tonite after work with more info.

CPU:
AMD Phenom x4
8GB Ram DDR2 1066
1TB HDD

Any info or help would be great.

JC


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

10 May 2014   #2

W7 Pro x64 SP1 / W8.1 Pro x64 / W10 Tech Preview x64 VM
 
 

You'll probably find it's because you're using a TV. My daughters' rig has recently been hooked up to a 32" Samsung HD TV and when I first booted after installing an SSD in there I had to use Catalyst Control Center's overscan feature to bring the screen size down to fit the TV.
When I booted into BIOS however the overscan was still there, an equal amount around the entire screen. As CCC hasn't loaded yet in BIOS it isn't able to correct how the picture displays.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 May 2014   #3

Win7 Pro 64bit
 
 

That was my thought but wanted some confirmation...Thanks for the reply.


JC
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


Reply

 BIOS Screen issue




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: BIOS Screen issue
Thread Forum
BIOS Issue Performance & Maintenance
PC skips BIOS splash screen and goes straight to login screen General Discussion
Blank Screen, No Bios Screen, Win 7 boots fine, Now What? Hardware & Devices
Solved Black screen after BIOS load screen General Discussion
8800GT Driver issue? Or maybe its a bios issue. 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 11:11 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