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#1 nick_kjaer

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Posted 27 January 2007 - 07:01 AM

Hey everyone,

I have an issue which can't seem to resolve. Couple of days ago I accidently pressed a combination of buttons and the screen/display suddenly reduced in size.

Now the screen is half the size it was before with a 2inch black 'border' all the way around the outside. Basically the display is only being 'displayed' in a small section in the middle of the screen.

When I change the screen resolution to 800x... the display area decreases further and when I increase it to its maximum resolution, the display area fills the screen (which is what am trying to achieve) but the icons stay the same size, i.e.: they seem in proportion incredibly small.

Basically I was just wondering if any of you knew how I could fix this problem? I need to try and proportionally increase the whole size of the display area to fill the entire screen area.

Thank very much in advance for any help.

Cheers, Nick.

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Posted 27 January 2007 - 08:55 AM

I presume that the buttons that you pushed were on the monitor? If so, please let us know the make and model of your monitor so we can locate the information.
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Posted 27 January 2007 - 09:30 AM

Hi everyone, sorry forgot to explain that it was a laptop. However I solved the problem, quite standard actually, just hit 'Function + T'. Sorry for any time wasting. Cheers, Nick

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Posted 28 January 2007 - 01:07 AM

Laptops will do that to you! I was the hero at work the other day because of the Fn key (turning the wireless on) - but that was because I'd been caught previously by that one and had learned my lesson! :thumbsup:
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