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Problem with display settings after clean-up

by wontonjohnny / September 9, 2007 3:27 AM PDT

The other night, I was tried a few utility programs (Dedaulus System Cleaner, Expired Cookies Cleaner, Auslogics Reg Defrag, Wise Disk Cleaner, Wise Reg Cleaner, Driver Sweeper) to speed up my laptop. Now, it seems my monitor's display settings are messed up. My screen resolution is 1024x768, but I know I had it set higher than this previously (the display was "smaller" before). And none of the system restore points seem to work. Any idea how to fix this? Thanks!

-Brian

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Yep.
by wontonjohnny / September 9, 2007 4:07 AM PDT
In reply to: You've tried this?

They hold, they're just not right. When I first noticed the problem, my settings were 600x800, which I've never used. I moved it to 1024x768, which was better, but still isn't what I was using.

Could this be a driver problem? My graphics run on an NVIDIA GeForce Go 7600 card, and I just noticed that I used to be able to access the settings for it when I right-click on my desktop, but that option isn't there now.

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(NT) Download and install the latest driver for your card.
by VAPCMD / September 9, 2007 4:27 AM PDT
In reply to: Yep.
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Not recognizing card.
by wontonjohnny / September 9, 2007 4:31 AM PDT

When I try to download the drivers, it says it can't find hardware to match the drivers. When I go to Add/Remove programs, NVIDIA Drivers are there, but it says they may have been uninstalled.

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