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Windows 7: Make Full screen actually look full screen

21 Jan 2011   #11
WolfSoul

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Retail
 
 

I have an Acer and on the monitor itself when I go in the menus the 3rd menu Setting has a setting called Wide mode whihc I can seet to Aspect or Full.. but then again mine is a 24 " so don't know if that might help


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21 Jan 2011   #12
severedsolo

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Thanks Wolfsoul, I don't have that option, just options to adjust the screen position. Interestingly, the problem also manifests itself when I lower the desktop resolution as well.

I don't thin we've missed the option, as frankly there aren't exactly a million options in the display panel. I can only assume it has something to do with the driver. As you said Devandal its odd that it worked before, and since the upgrade it has stopped.
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21 Jan 2011   #13
DeVandal

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Roll back the driver?
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13 May 2011   #14
severedsolo

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Just an update on this, The new drivers (270.61) fix this issue. Hooray!
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