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DVI Video problems


I'm Beginning Somehow...
Ok.. I'll try and explain....

I have this video card and up till now I was using a 17" crt monitor @ 1280 x 1024 res.

Lately I upgraded the monitor to this monitor that supports 1920 x 1200 res.

When I use the system with VGA cable it's all good, WinXP & Win7 can use the that res.

When I use the DVI cable they can both use the res, but in WinXP the 1920 x 1200 is way bigger then my 24" screen, like about 8". Win7 uses it just fine.

I spent hours trying to figure this out... I'm failing.........

Any help?


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Sounds like some sort of over scan issue? Have you check the settings for that?
Also try tweaking the underscan settings (on adapter scaling).


I'm Beginning Somehow...
The only place I can see where to make any adjustments to scaling is in the Nvidia Control Panel. In the control panel I only get 4 options to try and none of them are what we need. It seems like this scaling area of the control panel is if I want to fill a screen that won't let me go full screen.

One more thing, the screen adjustments in the monitor menu are all grayed out. Like I can't adjust the width or height or offset.

But if I go back to the VGA cable everthing works fine..... I may have to go back.....


I'm Beginning Somehow...
Well I give up, tried every driver I could find on the net for my card...... I guess I'll go back to the VGA cable. I'll have to own up it's time for a new graphics card... Thanks for the tips guys.. I appreciate it. Cheers..

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