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Windows 7: Resolution/Aspect Ratio problem


28 Feb 2010   #1

Windows 7 (7600 build)
 
 
Resolution/Aspect Ratio problem

Trying to get my resolution to the correct settings, but I only get two choices; 1024x768 or 800x600.

On a 15.4'' laptop screen I'm sure I should have the choice for 1280x800.

If anyone thinks they can help, just let me know what more information you need. Thanks.

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28 Feb 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Are you talking about the Asus X50N in your specs, or another laptop. As the X50N is supposed to go up to 1440x900, which suggests a driver issue to me.
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28 Feb 2010   #3

Windows 7 (7600 build)
 
 

Yes, I was referring to the ASUS X50N.

It had been working perfectly, but then I chose to install Windows 7. This is when the problem occurred. I explored driver issues, but Device Manager told me everything is up to date, and when I tried to manually apply a driver, it came up short.

http://i497.photobucket.com/albums/r...y/Graphics.png

This is the dxdiag info that comes under display. Not hugely promising.
If the original casing stickers tell the truth, it's an nVidia GeForce 7000m graphics card.
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28 Feb 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

It's a driver fault, it's not detecting your display. Check the ASUS website for updated drivers, the Nvidia website, or any other vendor website you can find.
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01 Mar 2010   #5

windows 7 ultimate 64bit (7600 build)
 
 

get your graphics card driver dont let windows auto detect it

enter the name into a search engine and download it

i had the same problem

so i know this works
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01 Mar 2010   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 ®™
 
 

The driver on the support page is from 2007, and 32bit Vista. There is a link in my sig you could try if drivers from the NVIDIA site don't install.
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