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I have Windows XP on my computer. Can someone tell me specifically how to set my computer to 800x600? Thank you very much. user470

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Display Properties.

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Open Display Properties.

Two ways to do that. Either direct from the Control Panel or right click any empty part of the Desktop and select Properties.

Go to the Settings tab, move the "Screen Resolution" slider left or right to the resolution you want.


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To MarkFlax: Thank you very much for this helpful information. user470

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