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Size of the picture on the monitor

by rapheek / January 22, 2008 10:24 PM PST


I have a Compaq Presario 2500. I have a problem with the monitor. As we say "a picture is worth a 1000 words", I added a link to my perso webpage to see what I mean.

Thanks for your help.

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No guarentee
by PudgyOne / January 22, 2008 10:39 PM PST

right click on the desktop

left click on Graphic Properties

Display settings

Fill Screen(no border) or maintain aspect ratio(this is what mine is set for)


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Screen size
by rapheek / January 22, 2008 10:48 PM PST
In reply to: No guarentee

This is not happening in windows mode, but in DOS mode, at the startup

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There is no fix for this issue for DOS.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 23, 2008 12:09 AM PST
In reply to: Screen size

It's an effect we see in some machines. Since no one runs dos anymore the makers don't fix this. Hint? It requires a BIOS that fixes it.


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