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Lower desktop resolution won't fit the full screen

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#1 Trenkie


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Posted 14 September 2016 - 06:33 PM

Okay, I have this uncommon issue with the resolution in Win7 desktop. What I want is to switch to lower one, my default is 1280x800 and when I change it for example to 800x600 I want to get that classic mutant icons and big screen but intead of that I get this





Please anybody can advice me what to do??

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#2 Viper_Security


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Posted 14 September 2016 - 07:11 PM

Have you tried Changing the color bits? to 16 or 32. in "Advanced"  ?


as well as reinstalling the video driver may fix it up.

Edited by Viper_Security, 14 September 2016 - 07:13 PM.

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#3 JohnC_21


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Posted 14 September 2016 - 07:32 PM

Also go to control panel > large icons. Look for your adapter control panel settings. Check for something called Scaling. See if tweaking that setting helps.

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