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Windows 7: My desktop has shrunk

04 Sep 2010   #1
samhfoley

vista 32 bit and 64 bit
 
 
My desktop has shrunk

I suddenly have a 2 cm black space all around my desktop. I have crossfire ATI Radeon HD 5700's. I rolled back the drivers, but that did not solve the issue. I tried adjusting to a smaller resolution and then back to 1920 x 1080. No luck. What gives? Did my 2 year old touch something she shouldn't have? Is my monitor going bad? I have dual monitors, but this is only affecting my #1 monitor. Thanks for any help.




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04 Sep 2010   #2
lorddenis

 

try presing the "AUTO" button on your screan.
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04 Sep 2010   #3
samhfoley

vista 32 bit and 64 bit
 
 

I got it to work by going into CCC, selecting desktops & displays, right clicking the monitor in question, selecting configure, then scaling options and then slid the bar all the way to 0% overscan

Is this right or do I need to be doing something else?

Also what auto button are you talking about? I reset the monitor to factory defaults, but that did not work. Thanks.
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04 Sep 2010   #4
lorddenis

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by samhfoley View Post
I got it to work by going into CCC, selecting desktops & displays, right clicking the monitor in question, selecting configure, then scaling options and then slid the bar all the way to 0% overscan

Is this right or do I need to be doing something else?

Also what auto button are you talking about? I reset the monitor to factory defaults, but that did not work. Thanks.
that happent to me once that 1-2 cm of my screan was missing.. so i pushed the button thats on my screan and it fixed it for me.
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