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Windows 7: Videos look bad in fullscreen than window

03 Mar 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
Videos look bad in fullscreen than window

When ever im watching youtube videos in either 1080p or 720p they look good in window mode but when ever i switch to fullscreen the detail is reduced not by alot but still noticeable. Is there a fix for this?

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03 Mar 2012   #2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 x64

My first suggestion would be to try a media player other than window media player to see if the problem is just media player settings.
VLC is a good free one. It's actually what I use primarily now.
VideoLAN - Official page for VLC media player, the Open Source video framework!
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04 Mar 2012   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

For people unable to resolve playback issues in Windows, using VLC can be a god-send.

I suggest you try updating your DirectX drivers from Microsoft.
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