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Old 6th December 2009   #1
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Win. 7 Ult. I don't know what did but every try change Screen resolution to 800x600 i get a black border around my desktop. Is there a way to correct this it never did that before.

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You probably have a widescreen monitor or a monitor that supports better resolutions. Use the preferred resolution for your monitor and then use Windows settings to change text and icon sizes. (or if need 800x600 get glasses)

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What do u mean get glasses? LCD1735NXM.


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That's a NEC 17" monitor with a native resolution of 1,280 x 1,024.
You should be using a minimum of 1024x768 on a 17" LED monitor.
800x600 uses only about 60% of the monitor's available pixels and as well blows things up very large. Glasses was a joke.

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LOL I thought there was a new program out named Glasses. Dopey me. Yes it is an NEC 17" and I'm using it at it's native resolution. But thanks for the help now I can take my glasses off.

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