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Why my labtop screen suddenly turn big when i turn it on

by yi222 / December 23, 2008 10:17 PM PST
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I think I got it
by Imjusthereforonetopic / December 23, 2008 10:42 PM PST

Oh, that happens sometimes. The program is changing the resolution of your screen to match the in-game resolution.

Did you turn off your computer while you were playing?

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Actually
by Imjusthereforonetopic / December 23, 2008 10:44 PM PST
In reply to: I think I got it

Try this for me: Run Audition and exit it normally.

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game shutdown
by yi222 / December 24, 2008 12:04 AM PST
In reply to: Actually

yea my computer crash so i shut down while playing it but i uninstalled audition and restart my computer many times

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Let me explain
by Imjusthereforonetopic / December 24, 2008 12:13 AM PST
In reply to: game shutdown

You know how when you run a game, your screen flashes, and you might see it look a bit bigger before the game runs? This is because the game is changing the resolution. Smaller resolutions run faster, which is why a lot of games change it.

In order to fix your problem, go to control panel, appearance and resolution. From there, adjust the resolution bar to match your screen correctly.

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Just sharing.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 24, 2008 12:16 AM PST

HP just issued some patch to my hp laptop's video system. It had to do with external displays and your issue rings a bell that sounds almost like their update.

I know some disable those updates but I installed it and it seems fine.
Bob

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Simuliar problem with MSN
by mkfarnam / December 26, 2008 5:29 AM PST

I have the same problem when ever I connect to MSN. Then when I click a tab it flashes back to the original resolution. But then iI click another tab and the resolution enlarges again. I couldn't figure it out so I just don't go to any of the sites.

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