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Windows 7: Extended Display Size, Laptop to Dell Monitor

24 May 2016   #1
Dawels

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 
Extended Display Size, Laptop to Dell Monitor

Hi guys

I have read quite a few forums to try and find an answer to my problem, however everything I have found and tried has not worked. Please read bellow and see of anything pops into mind to help.

Problems:
I am extending my display to a Dell monitor and the screen wont fit the monitor exactly. I have tried all possible resolution options as well as going into the Advanced settings for the monitors display settings with no success (changing the monitors screen refresh rate - only the 24Hz option works). I have not tried to alter any graphic card options etc and took a screen shot of what I think the graphics card is, just in case it helps.
Another issue which I have noticed is that when moving my mouse left and right from display to display, it gets "caught" at the bottom of the screen but not at the top. I know its from the positions that are set for display 1 and 2 in the display options menu - as in the screen shot. Is there anyway to overcome this? Because when I move the screens around it still gets caught because of the different sizes of the screens.

I have attached an image with a few screen shots of all settings I have been playing with as well as a picture of the problem (Screen2).

Components:
I am using a Acer TravelMate 5740G laptop and have attached image (Screen1) showing the graphics properties.
Dell 26" monitor

Could someone please assist in getting my screen to fit the monitor exactly?




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Extended Display Size, Laptop to Dell Monitor-screen1.jpg   Extended Display Size, Laptop to Dell Monitor-screen2.jpg  
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26 Jul 2016   #2
Dawels

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

Please can someone help as I still have the problem as think it has to do with my graphics card in my laptop. As mentioned above, there arent any options/apps available with my graphics card to help the situation.
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26 Jul 2016   #3
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 

Hello mate have you tried manipulating the monitor's controls??

Plus some system specs would be good so hard working with very little to no proper specs
System Info - See Your System Specs - including the monitor model please
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