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Windows 7: the pixels on the whole laptop look old school!! How to change?

02 Aug 2013   #1
aaron8z8

windows 7 64 bit
 
 
the pixels on the whole laptop look old school!! How to change?

Hey guys , recently bought Dell windows home 7 from ebay for 35quid
I was replacing my laptop os from ubuntu,

anyways , the pixels of the whole laptop/pictures/desktop look really old or poor pixels,

as you can tell im not expert in the computer field, but i have attached a few pictures
to try to explain what i mean... When i had ubuntu everything was fine the quality was perfect,

any idea what i need to do or download to recieve that picture quality again.

Thanks.






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02 Aug 2013   #2
aaron8z8

windows 7 64 bit
 
 

My laptop is a toshiaba satelite C805D - I bought it in febuary. (so its not an old laptop)
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02 Aug 2013   #3
wally1324

Windows 7 Professional x64 Sp1
 
 

If you right click on the desktop and select screen resolution make sure that the resolution drop down is set to the highest resolution


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02 Aug 2013   #4
aaron8z8

windows 7 64 bit
 
 

haha thank you very much!!!!
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02 Aug 2013   #5
wally1324

Windows 7 Professional x64 Sp1
 
 

No problem
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08 Aug 2013   #6
SandeepP

Winndows 7 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by aaron8z8 View Post
Hey guys , recently bought Dell windows home 7 from ebay for 35quid
I was replacing my laptop os from ubuntu,

anyways , the pixels of the whole laptop/pictures/desktop look really old or poor pixels,

as you can tell im not expert in the computer field, but i have attached a few pictures
to try to explain what i mean... When i had ubuntu everything was fine the quality was perfect,

any idea what i need to do or download to recieve that picture quality again.

Thanks.



Hi aaron8z8,

Its great to know that changing the screen resolution appeared to have resolved the issue. However, it is also advisable to have updated video and other drivers on the system.

If you are using DELL system then you can visit the below site to make sure your system is upto date:

http://dell.to/XULgT1

If you have any queries in future, please feel free to contact us.
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