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monitor changes resolution automatically

My LCD montior changes the resolution every hour for 60 seconds. I have it set at the recommended resolution and every hour it automatically decreases the resolution and enlarges the screen for 60 seconds and then returns to the correct setting. I am running Vista . We have replaced the video driver and it still does it. All the setting seem correct. Any clues how to get it to stop?

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Are you running a standalone Vid card or just using the onboard? You also didn't mention what manufacturer the monitor is and whether it has auto settings options. Many, such as myself, use standalone vid card(s) depending on original system capabilities and to acheive better video functionality overall.

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monitor changes resolution automatically

I am running a single VA2231WM led monitor. A new Gforce8400 card was installed. The monitor does have setting but they appear to be correct 1920x1080. My old CRT monitor was put back on and it does the same thing. We also reset the system restore back prior to the new monitor and it didn;t make a difference, so we replaced the card. The monitor is set at 1920 as needed but every hour for 60 seconds the screen enlarges then goes back to 1920 ratio. We do not know why.

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