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Windows 7: Can't get higher resolution than 1024x768

03 Aug 2011   #11
Imstupid

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

I downloaded both versions and the one on your link too, but none of them worked.

"NVIDIA installer cannot continue

The graphics driver could not find compatible graphics hardware."


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03 Aug 2011   #12
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 10 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Imstupid View Post
I downloaded both versions and the one on your link too, but none of them worked.

"NVIDIA installer cannot continue

The graphics driver could not find compatible graphics hardware."
I was suggesting that you let it scan for your hardware using this button,

Can't get higher resolution than 1024x768-capture.jpg

From this page Drivers - Download NVIDIA Drivers


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03 Aug 2011   #13
Imstupid

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

I got this result and don't know where to go from here.


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03 Aug 2011   #14
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 10 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Imstupid View Post
I got this result and don't know where to go from here.
What is the model # of your Acer?

And any other info, Laptop or desktop, etc.
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03 Aug 2011   #15
Imstupid

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Acer aspire 7003WSMi
Laptop
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03 Aug 2011   #16
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Imstupid View Post
Acer aspire 7003WSMi
Laptop
This is the only thing close to your model, it's for Vista so you'll probably want to install in Compatibility Mode

Acer Support: Downloads & Support Documents - Notebook / Aspire / Aspire 7000

Scroll down till you see this,

Can't get higher resolution than 1024x768-capture.jpg


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03 Aug 2011   #17
Imstupid

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Thank you so very much!!!
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03 Aug 2011   #18
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 10 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Imstupid View Post
Thank you so very much!!!
You're very welcome. Did you get better resolution?
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03 Aug 2011   #19
Imstupid

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Works great now, thanks again.
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03 Aug 2011   #20
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 10 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Imstupid View Post
Works great now, thanks again.
Cool. You're welcome.
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