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Windows 7: Win7 RC 64bit only shows 1280x1024 max resolution?

23 Oct 2009   #1
jkarm

windows 7 enterprise RC trial
 
 
Win7 RC 64bit only shows 1280x1024 max resolution?

Win7 RC 64bit only shows 1280x1024 max resolution?
I have latest nvidia drivers
My monitor shows as NEC LCD 1765 but driver is generic pnp..is this what is limiting me from going to higher resolution?
I know my GeForce 8600GT supports higher resolution than 1280x1024




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23 Oct 2009   #2
thefabe

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

A lot of times if you don't have the driver installed for your monitor (LCD) you will get this kind of behavior. Try finding and installing the driver for your LCD. Fabe
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23 Oct 2009   #3
kegobeer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Please post the monitor's complete model number.
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23 Oct 2009   #4
jkarm

windows 7 enterprise RC trial
 
 

NEC MultiSync LCD1765
Model L172E6
Rev1C
i found older drivers but nothing for win7 64bit
I had xp pro sp3 and ran higher than 1280x1024/32bit
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23 Oct 2009   #5
kegobeer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Please update your system specs.

https://www.sevenforums.com/general-d...tem-specs.html

Also - what build of 7 Enterprise are you running? Have you tried uninstalling the nVidia drivers and letting Windows discover and install the drivers, and then visiting Windows Update to see if there are driver updates available?
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23 Oct 2009   #6
thefabe

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jkarm View Post
NEC MultiSync LCD1765
Model L172E6
Rev1C
i found older drivers but nothing for win7 64bit
I had xp pro sp3 and ran higher than 1280x1024/32bit
Try running them in compatibility mode Compatibility Mode
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01 Feb 2010   #7
Bubby

7 hp
 
 

OK, sorry for gravedigging here but I stumbled upon this searching for another issue. I have this monitor, bought in 2004, it's a 17" LCD. It's max resolution is 1280x1024 now, and always has been.

Why does OP think it should go higher? it's only 17" FFS!
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01 Feb 2010   #8
thefabe

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

Welcome to seven forums Bubby:Well thank you for posting this information. I guess this puts this thread to rest.
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02 Feb 2010   #9
Lange

Windows 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jkarm View Post
I know my GeForce 8600GT supports higher resolution than 1280x1024
Regarding to some posts above saying that your monitor will only show 1280x1024 as max res, did you use it or did it show a higher res when using an OS like XP or Vista?
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