The number of pixels in a given display or image, representing the smallest physical unit of display. One individual pixel represents a single colour value, and when combined, create a displayed image. Usually written as (width x height).

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Manually Set Resolution on Microsoft Display Adapter

I have one of those Microsoft Display Adapters that I use for Miracasting. Yesterday I decided to move it from my Sony 40 Inch 1080p 60Hz tv to my AOC f22 Monitor again 1080p 60Hz. On my tv it works ...
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blurry display/ white background behind text - brand new pc? NVIDIA

I just bought a brand new Desktop PC. Everything works fine, but there are some display problems... I'm connecting to my Samsung LED TV that is 1080p. My old computer was plugged in through DVI and ...
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using gimp 2.8.14 on mac book pro os x yosemite

I am trying to do two things. 1 - whether creating a NEW IMAGE from scratch and choosing a 200 dpi or Scaling an existing image to 200 dpi whether ticking Save Resolution or Not Save Resolution ...
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High resolution monitor with standard monitor (Windows 10)

I've got a laptop with a UHD display connected via a USB3 dock to a normal monitor with Full HD. This runs Windows 10 professional. I seem to have a bit of a problem between the scaling of items ...
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my new SAMSUNG S27D850T monitor DVI RESOLUTION is only 2048 x 1152

Max resolution should be 2560 x 1440. Monitor is connected by DVI to DVI/USB converter, to USB 3 into my Windows-7. Windows-7 desktop is already is connected to two other Samsung SA850T's that are ...
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ubuntu 16.0.4, blurred sreen

Mybox is ubuntu server 16.0.4, for some reason , I apt-get install ubuntu-desktop, then i get a blurred screen after reboot. I don't know what's wrong here and hope someone help this. trace@trace:~$ ...
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Virtualbox - auto resolution used to work but don't anymore, clipboard still works

I run Virtualbox on my mac to have access to a Linux (LUbuntu 14.04). I installed it three days ago, and after a few googling I managed to set it up properly, with the resolution working fine. But ...
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HDMI 2.0 and 3440x1440@60Hz

I'm considering to buy the following motherboard and monitor, but I'm not sure they can work well together: GA-Z170X-UD5 TH LG 34UM88-P They both have HDMI 2.0, and the monitor is 3440x1440. The ...
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Video driver + resolution fix on Windows 8.1

I have an engineering laptop (quad core IB, intel HD4000 graphics, VGA output). Intel don't do a specific "Intel HD 4000" driver for Windows 8.1 x64, they let Microsoft produce a driver instead. I ...
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Does Windows 10 screen PPI resizing depend on screen resolution?

For Windows 10, and Windows 7 if different: Does available intermediates/steps in PPI resizing (that renders crisp text) depend on screen resolution? I'm looking for a laptop to someone with a bit ...
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Window resolution gets screwed up when docking or undocking laptop

I have an HP EliteBook 850 and 2 HP EliteDisplay E231. The laptop has a 14" screen and the monitors are both 23". If I undock the laptop without shutting down first, the resolution of the windows get'...
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How can I make my display intentionally overscan/overscale? (Or how can I zoom in?)

I have a Dell U2913WM 29" display, with a 1:2.37 aspect ratio. It's the perfect aspect ratio for watching movies. Alas, most movies that are supposedly this ratio have black bars along the top and ...
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Changing my screen resolution

I have a new laptop which has a screen resolution of 3840 x 2160. Yesterday I installed Ubuntu on the machine. The icons and taskbar and text etc. are really small and I want to make them bigger. I ...
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Is there any way to force laptop with two graphics cards to use the better one?

I have an MSI laptop with an additional monitor and two graphics cards: an motherboard-integrated Intel HD Graphics 4600 and a separate Nvidia GTX 870M. I'd like to run the monitor on 1600x1200 ...
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How can I set the screen resolution in VirtualBox during a system installation?

I want to record the installation process of some operating systems but VirtualBox, without VB guest additions, set the screen resolution to 800x600. So, is there a method to change the resolution ...
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Duplicate screen with different resolution

Im using SP4 with WIN10 64 and I'm using it with a external screen and a TV, and because they not next to each other, I'm using duplicate/Mirror mode instead of extend mode. when I chose one of the ...
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Intel HD Graphic 520 Resolution

I bought recently a new laptop with two graphic cards: Intel HD graphics 520 and AMD. I am trying to get 1920x1080 resolution, but Windows 10 is showing maximum 1366x768 on Windows properties and ...
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Macbook: reduce usable screen area

I broke my screen on 15 inch Macbook Retina and temporarily need to reduce the usable area of screen not to use 2 inches in the bottom and 1 inch on the left side. Wonder if this is possible :) ( ...
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Change resolution and nothing works now

I changed in a game my resolution and monitor turned to black saying "change your resolution in 1900x1200", when restart pc it keeps saying the same thing from very start (i mean i can't see nothing ...
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Ubuntu Unknown Display Resolution

I recently bought an LG 24MP88 monitor, and it Ubuntu cannot detect it. Now, this being a common problem I triedd the cvt and xrndr commands but on going to 1920x1280 mode, the display would only show ...
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Gnome 3 detects my screen differently VGA/HDMI

I have a screen that is correctly detected by gnome in VGA, he said the screen made 40 ", but when I connect HDMI, he said the screen made 7". Can I configure this option?
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Bad Full Screen Scalling when lowering the resolution

I have a Lenovo Z40 entertaiment with Windows 8.1 with a resoltion of 1920 x 1080, and I have to lower the resolution to play some games (because reasons), but now suddendly when I put the resolution ...
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Dual display resolution issue in Windows 10

I've got a 1980x1020 monitor connected to a 1366x768 laptop running Windows 10. Everything was okay but today I turned the laptop on without turning on the monitor (it wasn't powered), and turned the ...
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Cannot set LED monitor to native resolution

I cannot get windows 7 pro to set my monitor to its native resolution of 2650x1440. I have Windows 7 pro, an NVIDIA GT730 and two monitors(AOC e2752She, BenQ GW2765) attached to the NVidia card using ...
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Windows 10 Scaling Forced By Applications

I have a scaling problem on Windows 10. My setup: I have a main display duplicated to Avermedia Live Gamer Portable so I can game on 144Hz monitor (DVI-D) and let the Avermedia LGP capture it (HDMI)...
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Ubuntu 14.04 unknown monitor and wrong max. resolution

Nvidia GeForce 8800GT Drivers installed sudo apt-add-repository ppa:xorg-edgers/ppa sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install nvidia-current nvidia-...
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Cannot set LED monitor to native resolution [duplicate]

I cannot get windows 7 pro to set my monitor to its native resolution of 2650x1440. I have Windows 7 pro, an NVIDIA GT730 and two monitors(AOC e2752She, BenQ GW2765) attached to the NVidia card using ...
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Where does Win 8.1 keep these Display - Screen Resolution - Adapter - “List All Modes” settings options?

These settings options can be found by opening the following screens on Windows Desktop as shown in this tutorial from EightForums.com : I'd like to know where/ how Windows 8.1 stores this and then ...
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remote desktop doesn't go to full resolution

I often connect to my work computer from home via remote desktop over a vpn. I have set the display settings in the connection to 1920 x 1080 (the max resolution of my laptop screen) but the window ...
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What are the factors that affects a video's quality?

I am new to this website and this is my first question, really appreciate if someone can provide some advice about my current problem. I've been testing some videos on my computer to see at what ...
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Change screen resolution OS X El capitan

I changed some resolution settings using ScreenResX and after reboot my display screen doesnt show anything I cannot see the login screen I can only access the terminal but I can't clone any github ...
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Screencast / screen record in 4k resolution?

I saw a few screencast on YouTube that were in 4k resolution which is awesome by the way. I did a quick web search and found that there are a lot of screen-casting software that record in 4k. ...
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Windows 10 video resolution

I have an Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 MB with an AMD FX 6300 6 core processor. I originally bought this system with Windows 7 at the end of 2013. I have a Samsung S23A300B monitor. 3 months ago ago I upgraded ...
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How much more unclear is Full HD (1920x1080) on a 17-inch LCD than a 15-inch? [closed]

Recipient of a gift card for Lenovo, my aunt desires the Lenovo Y700: either the 15" version which offers both Full HD (1920 x 1080) and Ultra HD (3840 x 2160) or the 17" which offers only ...
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Windows 10 screen resolution screwed after updating drivers

I upgraded my drivers with DriverPack Solution. Now my screen resolution is screwed. I can choose only between 1024x768 and 800x600. Also I don't have restore points. Any idea how to fix it? My ...
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second screen resolution issue when connected to “Optimus”-configured laptop (onboard Intel and an Nvidia)

I've recently upgraded my Lenovo Y50-70 laptop from Windows 8 to Windows 10 and a very strange problem have occurred: When I'm connecting my second display (VGA -> HDMI) — the resolution gets ...
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Is there an alternative way to span three displays when using a Nvidia Graphics card?

Thanks for looking! Background I have a four monitor set up at home with three monitors in a row and then a fourth monitor directly below the middle monitor. On the weekends, I have a brief window ...
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Windows 10 force 80% display scaling

I would like to force 80% display scaling in Windows 10 Pro, so that it look more sharp and provide more workspace on my HD screen. The GPU is Intel, so upscaling resolution seems impossible.
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How can I make the cursor in Windows with a multiple monitor setup behave like it's moving between all monitors having the same resolution?

I just added a new 4k monitor to my setup, bringing my total to 3. My problem is that windows "thinks" that the monitors are physically the relative sizes they are in the display settings, when they'...
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How to set screen resolution in Java arguments

As the title states, how do I set a java argument to set my PC resolution to 1200x800? For example, in Minecraft (lol) there is an option to set JAVA arguments in the profile launcher. I know ...
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Change PC resolution on application launch [duplicate]

I want to be able to change screen resolution automatically for some applications that do not support it. My PC display is 1600x900. Lets say that I want Notepad.exe to set my PC resolution to ...
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Intel HD Graphics - Custom resolution issue

I connected a second monitor to my laptop, but for some reason it doesn't use the right resolution. It applies 1680x1050 and it's all blurry, when it should be using 1920x1080. The laptop screen is ...
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Scale down screen, instead of scaling up

I have a Dell Latitude E6430, which has 1600x900 screen. However, I'd like to scale everything down, so that the OS "sees" a 1920x1080 display instead. Is anything like this possible on Windows 10?
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How configure Workstation to run on a notebook with 3840x2160 resolution? [duplicate]

I am trying to get Workstation running on a Dell 9550 that has a very high native resolution of 3840x2160. Workstation runs with no apparent problems. However, when I transfer over a VM that has been ...
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Windows 10 - UI Doubled in scale after laptop screen replacement

I had my damaged laptop screen replaced recently, however after the replacement everything in the windows UI is doubled in size. Everything is overwhelmingly huge now and makes it very hard on my eyes ...
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How do I prevent windows from moving when the desktop resolution changes?

I'm running Linux and use Openbox for my desktop. Normally the desktop resolution is 1280x1024. However, when I play a game which only plays at a specific resolution, at fullscreen and there's no ...
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Can I change the default resolution for Hyper-V basic-mode session VMs?

I have to boot fresh VHDs a couple of times a week and every time I change the resolution from the default 1024x768. For various reasons, I prefer using basic mode VMs, where I suspect Hyper-V is ...
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Change screen resolution to higher resolution with no monitor attached

Backstory: I have a situation where I have a set of servers that never have anyone physically at the console (in the server room). They have a KVM attached to them (some do) but the KVM never ...
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How to change an image resolutionwith Inkscape

I'd like to know how can I change the pixel resolution of a SVG image made with Inkscape. I've designed a square logo with a dimension of 25x25 millimeters, and when I saved it I noticed that the ...