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Windows 7: After using Cleartype - Text in every application fuzzy


01 Nov 2009   #1

Win 7 Ultimate Build 7600
 
 
After using Cleartype - Text in every application fuzzy

Hi Forum peeps,

I recently installed Windows7Ultimate build 7600, and everything was going fine till i played around with cleartype.

In games, IE, applications, desktop all of my fonts are fuzzy and not in proportion.

The problem is.. with the Cleartype tool, I cannot distinguish the difference between the choices, not from impairment, but they all look the same.

I suspect this is not the only problem, I have been changing my resolution to get the best picture and now when i set to the resolution 1440 x 900 widescreen, as I have been running in the past, my desktop shrinks to 1/2 the size of my screen (32 inch Panasonic LCD).

I have been through ever setting and re-installed my video Drivers (2 x Radeon HD3850 Crossfire) also installed the ATI CCC and tried changing settings in that.

When I first installed Windows 7 it was perfect, but I cannot seem to undo this font change.

I never thought that changing a simple resolution setting would cause this much trouble.

Any thoughts or help would be greatly Appreciated.
Gstratto

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01 Nov 2009   #2

Win 7 Ultimate Build 7600
 
 

Ok so i worked it out, It wasnt a windows 7 issue, it was a "me" issue, After installing this and playing around i have an apparent lack of sleep and didnt realise i changed an aspect settin on my Tv.

my bad
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02 Nov 2009   #3

Windows 7 Profession 64-bit
 
 

Quote:
my bad
Maybe so but you learned something and since you posted your mistake, others can learn something too! And that's a good thing.
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02 Nov 2009   #4

W7 X-64 RTM,SUSE 11.1, XP PRO SP3 as a VM, VMware ESXi
 
 

Hi there
as the UK TV commercial goes
"He should have gone to 'Specsavers"

Cheers
jimbo
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