Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: I can't change my resolution from 800X600

08 Feb 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit
I can't change my resolution from 800X600

I installed Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit edition.And after installing the new and the old nVidia drivers for Vista and Windows 7.I still can't change my resolution from 800X600 the option isn't available

My Specs are

MSI x58m Motherboard
Intel Core i7
Geforce 9800GT 1GB
19 Inch pView LCD Monitor
950 Watt PSU

My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Feb 2010   #2

Windows 7 Professional 64bit

Possibly you don't have the correct 64bit driver.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Feb 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit

Which one should I have, i've tried 9.3.2(driver cd for my graphics card),191.07 and 196.21.I'm also unable to change from 16 Bit
My System SpecsSystem Spec

08 Feb 2010   #4

Windows 7 64-bit Ultimate

Just scroll down to the bottom of this topic, SevenForums will display a number of threaths with +/- the same problem. You could have a look there for starters. Otherwise, head over to the graphics card section and before you post, do a little search there, i'm sure you'll come up with plenty to read and try.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Aug 2010   #5

Windows XP

I have the same problem with windows XP… then with the Windows 7 can't install de latest Driver.. Please.. Help us!!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Aug 2010   #6

windows 7

this is the driver i use in win 7
My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Aug 2010   #7

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3

Check in device manager to see if your monitor/LCD is listed, or if it say PNP.
Sometime this happens when your monitor /LCD needs the driver installed for your LCd in order to get full use of it's native resolution. If you would provide the make and model number we can check and see if it has a driver avalible.
You can also find the latest driver for your card here NVIDIA DRIVERS 258.96 WHQL. Fabe
My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Aug 2010   #8

Windows XP

THX for all answer, but i have the Samsumg LCD 933NW and yes works perfectly with windows XP SP3 but with the 182.02 ver. driver only. I want install the latest version of my graphic card driver, for the Windows XP SP3, or better for my Windows 7 Ultimate Edition. Thomas242 what version have u installed?? tell me ok?, and where are u downloaded.

PD: Sorry for my english is very very bad.. i'm from Bolivia.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Aug 2010   #9

Windows XP

i'm tried with the latest driver for my samsung monitor 933nw but i can't resolve the problem, all is equal, i used the 258.96 nvidia driver, graphic card, please help!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Aug 2010   #10

Windows 8 X64 M3 8102 / Windows 7 Ultimate X64

is windows updated and have you got the l8test Motherboard drivers installed along with the driver for video card/s also try installing drivers in Admin mode and if its still not working then theres a good chance windows is corrupted in some way ( it happend on my OLD lan pc HDD 500gb after so many installs of Vista/7 of the years ) so try backing up all info and do a format and a reinastall of windows and then try it
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 I can't change my resolution from 800X600

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
defaulted to 800x600 resolution
I have Dell Vostro 320 all-in-one with no VGA port. Only option for adding display is via USB 2 + VGA converter. I have Viewsonic VX2450WM-LED monitor and have successfully extended my display by accessing screen resolution from desktop. Monitor 1 (built in Dell F19) works as always with...
Graphic Cards
How do I change windows7 boot animation when resolution 800X600
Hello , I already know change windows7 boot animation need access bootres.dll and winload.exe.mui. But if resolution below 1024X768 it seem different. Can anybody teach me which file need be change, Thank you a lot! Ps. I know my English is terrible , I hope it can be understood.
Resolution stuck on 800x600
Hello! Few days ago while lpaying game my pc froze, i restarted it by holding power button for 5 sec when i turned pc back on it was in 800x600 resolution n i couldnt change it. Im sure this has something to do with video card n video card drivers becouse this is what i get when i go in device...
Graphic Cards
800x600 resolution during start up
wew! ive got no replies in my previous thread so i changed the title after googling around the net. During start up my screen resoultion is 800x600 and changes to its native resolution 1360x768 after the windows glowing animation. I read from other sites that it might be a program or driver that...
Graphic Cards
Must set screen resolution to at least 800x600
This happened today when I clicked on a program that I've never had problems with before. I got the message above. When I went to Control Panel to check on resolution it was set to 1366 x 768. I don't know what I might have done wrong. I have been fiddling with the appearance settings. The...
General Discussion

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:03.
Twitter Facebook Google+