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Monitor resolution trouble

I have a dell laptop m65 running windows XP with an NVidia quadro FX 350M graphics card. I recently had problems with my 19 inch widescreen monitor that I hooked up to my computer (Samsung 941BW). For some reason, the monitors "switched" resolutions; my widescreen monitor can only display 4:3 resolutions and my laptop can only display 16:10 resolutions. I DO know how to change and add custom resolutions, but whenever I try to change the resolutions, it won't let me. On the settings tab of "display properties" the laptop display is set as a multiple monitor. Please help!

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