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I just updated to windows 8 and I'm running bootcamp.

The maximum resolution setting for my external monitor under Windows 8 is 1440 x 900. On Windows 7 I had 1920 x (I forget).

I tried updating the display driver (BenQ), but that did nothing.

Does anyone know how to increase my resolution?

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Have you tried updating your GPU driver? BenQ sounds like the name of your display, but your GPU would be something like Intel, AMD, or Nvidia. –  Louis Aug 17 '12 at 1:06

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I went into OSX mountain lion and re-did the bootcamp software. I think that overwrote the drivers.

All is well now with my display. The track pad doesn't work, and I have some language problems, but at least I'm getting the full resolution.

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