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Windows 7: PC screen shrinking

14 Aug 2013   #1
Itinerant1

Windows 7
 
 
PC screen shrinking

My monitor screen is shrinking one-half inch all around --Please help.


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14 Aug 2013   #2
redfang337

Linux Mint 15 "Olivia" x32
 
 

can you explain this in more detail? is it a PC or a desktop?
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14 Aug 2013   #3
Itinerant1

Windows 7
 
 
How little I know

It's a desktop. I'm sorry I wasn't clear.
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14 Aug 2013   #4
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Hi there .. When did you first notice this happened.. After playing a game Driver update ? .. Also are you using VGA HDMI .. Can you please post your System Information .. This will help us to help you better ... The Link below will help you to archive this

System Info - See Your System Specs
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14 Aug 2013   #5
Itinerant1

Windows 7
 
 
screen shrinking

Windows 7 Ultimate
64-bit
Intel Pentium
G860 @ 3.00GHz, 3000Mhz, 2 Core(s)
BIOS F12, 10/26/2012
SimBIOS 2.7
16.0 RAM, 40.3

Let me know, please, if this isn't enough information
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15 Aug 2013   #6
Faladu

Windows 7 Ultimate Retail Box (64-bit installed) + Service Pack 1
 
 

Scaling is probably not set in the driver's software properly, this happened to me on my Radeon HD 7950, scaling in the Catalyst app fixed it, for the particular monitor that was having the issue.

That's where to look OP, be it Nvidia, Catalyst or Intel for video.
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15 Aug 2013   #7
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Hi there ... You have not answered any questions . Or given us any Information can you please go back to my first post and answer the questions .. Also which Graphics Card are you using .. As Faladu has rightly stated this could be a scaling problem or it could be some thing else
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15 Aug 2013   #8
Itinerant1

Windows 7
 
 

I answered these separately earlier. I'm sorry if I am doing this incorrectly.

No games
A search for a graphics card finds nothing. A search for VGA HDMI finds nothing.

Windows 7 Ultimate
6.1.7601 service pack 1 build 7601
64-bit
Intel Pentium
G860 @ 3.00GHz, 3000Mhz, 2 Core(s)
BIOS F12, 10/26/2012
SimBIOS 2.7
16.0 RAM, 40.3

Let me know, please, if this isn't enough information
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15 Aug 2013   #9
Faladu

Windows 7 Ultimate Retail Box (64-bit installed) + Service Pack 1
 
 

What's your video situation, use msinfo32.exe (search box) or speccy from piriform.com or gpu-z from cpuid.com to get to the bottom of what's actually in place for your video.

It's likely scaling, did you look?

Scaling off is very easy to fix, usually a matter of moving a slider and then clicking apply | OK.
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15 Aug 2013   #10
Itinerant1

Windows 7
 
 

Where do I find scaling in my computer?

I don't have any extra video downloads.
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