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OS screen resolution won't fit laptop monitor

By cuegt
Mar 31, 2006
  1. Hey good people, i just have a quick question. I have just re-installed windows xp prof. on my Dell latitude d600 laptop. Everything went well with my installation, but my screen resolution is smaller than the monitor. I'm at 800/600 and it still dosen't fit my laptop monitor. I know there's a way to make it fit the Laptop monitor, but i just cant figure it out. Any help would be gladly appreciated.
     
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 25,948   +19

    Right click on a blank part of the desktop and select properties, then the settings tab.

    Increase the screen resolution.

    click apply/ok.

    Regards Howard :)
     
  3. cuegt

    cuegt TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 32

    Got it!

    Thanks, your right, i had a brain fart. I was doing that already, but i just didn't increase the resoultion. Thanks for your help.
     
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