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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Win 10 (SP4) Iris Pro Graphics 540 - manually set resolution?

I can't get my monitor to run in 4096x2160. The highest available resolution listed in control panel is 3840x2160: Same when listing "all modes" from the graphics adapter properties in hardware ...
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One monitor has low resolution in MST Daisy Chain Dell P2715Q

I am attempting to setup a DisplayPort 1.2 MST daisy chain with three Dell P2715Q monitors from a NVIDIA NVS 510 video card on a PC running Windows 8.1. The video card is using driver version ...
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Monitor limited to 1280x1024

I have a Philips 202p4 CRT monitor, maximum resolution is 2048x1536, uses a VGA cable. My desktop running Windows 7 supports the maximum resolution. The monitor driver is Generic PnP When I plug the ...
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Why would a high resolution printer have the jaggies?

I was recently looking at buying a color laser printer (the Brother HLL8250CDN) and some reviewers complained that text was not sharp but jaggy, which does not make sense to me because it is a high ...
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Get VLC to Automatically Set Screen Resolution in Full Screen

My normal screen resolution is 1080 pixels tall. DVD content ranges, but I'm currently watching a 480-pixels-tall movie. When playing VLC in full screen, it scales the media to match the 1080-tall ...
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Monitor not displaying native resolution

Problem After updating my graphics driver to the latest version from NVIDIA (downloaded direct, not using Windows Update), my third monitor which is an Acer V226WL is not displaying the proper and ...
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tty resolution breaks down after suspend & resume on Linux

I am running $ uname -sr Linux 4.0.5-gentoo with an Nvidia GeForce 750 Ti card and $ eix nvidia-drivers [I] x11-drivers/nvidia-drivers ... Installed versions: 355.11-r2^msd(01:51:54 ...
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Windows 10 in VirtualBox keeps changing resolution

I'm running Windows 10 in a VirtualBox on a Windows 10 host. I installed the guest drivers provided by Oracle and indeed Windows dynamically changes the resolution of the screen to match the size of ...
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4k Monitor doesn't give me the option for 4k resolution

I have an Acer XR341CK 4k monitor and a XFX Radeon r9 280x GPU. I have my monitor hooked up with an HDMI cable from the monitor to an adapter to go to a mini Display Port on my GPU. For some reason ...
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Gamma error when configuring VM display using xrandr

I realize that this question has been asked in various places http:// superuser.com/questions/358985/how-to-set-custom-screen-resolution-with-xrandr-output-default http:// ...
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Laptop won't project in 'extend' mode

I'm using a HP Pavilion laptop on Windows 10 and trying to project onto a screen for church. We use a programme for displaying song words etc. which works in extended desktop. On loading everything ...
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Get display resolution inside Remote Desktop from windows command line

When I connect to another computer using Remote Desktop, How can I obtain, from Windows Command line in a batch, the screen resolution of the Remote Desktop window, not the screen resolution of the ...
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GTX750 only 640x320 screen resolution under WinXP SP3

I just bought ASUS GTX750 2GB and UltraWide LCD Philips Brilliance 298P4QJEB/00 having huge 2560x1080 resolution - it looks and feels absolutely great and fine under Win7, BUT when I am trying using ...
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Windows 10, change size options when connected to External Monitor Macbook Pro

I am running Windows 10 on my MacBook Pro, with Boot Camp. I am running 2 external monitors that run max resolution of 1920 x 1080. When I am running on the monitors, I need to set the size of all ...
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watch a 1080p movie on 1080p TV on my computer that has a 720p display

Good morning everyone, I have a question. If I watch a 1080p movie on 1080p TV (Or 4K movie on 4K TV), on my computer that has a 720p display, so is it run as 1080p (Or 4K) or just as 720p? PS: My ...
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Can I use Steam in home streaming with windows 10 without a physical display attached?

Without a physical display attached, Windows 10 defaults to a 1024x768 display even though it has a very capable video card attached. When i connect with RDC, windows is willing to connect at, say, ...
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Is DSR the only way to get sub-pixel mouse movement accuracy?

Normally in a game, if you move your mouse, the minimum distance it can travel is 1 pixel in the current screen resolution making the camera movement jerky. One way to overcome this is to use DSR ...
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Any way to change the screen resolution automatically when I'm executing a program

I have a old game that works only with low screen resolutions, I'm tired of right-click > Screen Resolution and choose resolution Is there a way to change the resolution automatically before start ...
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Thomson THT504+ and Philips 170x6 (resolution ?)

I had an old Philips 170x6 PC monitor laying around, so I decided to set it up for a TV. I bought a Thomson THT504+ set-top-box (DVB-T receiver?) and a HDMI to DVI-D cable. Connected them, but the ...
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Splash screen windows are very small

Certain windows such as splash screens render very small and are almost unreadable in relation to other areas of screen : Starcraft window above is barely readable. Is this a resolution issue ? ...
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Can Windows change your monitor's refresh rate?

I have a 60Hz monitor with a native resolution of 1980 x 1080, so in Windows I have my resolution/refresh rate set to 1920x1080/60Hz as expected, but if you go to 'Display Adapter Properties' and then ...
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DNS resolution failed for every tracker

This is really a weird problem for me guys. My utorrent is not connecting to any tracker. In the logger it says DNS resolution failed for tracker udp://........ DNS resolution failed for ...
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How to force screen resolution on Windows 98 under VirtualBox?

I have been preparing Windows 98 for use and one thing that bugs me is too low a screen resolution. So, I was told to install SciTech Display Doctor and switched to their display driver. I also ...
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How to alter X11 resolution choice?

My VGA monitor is recognized by X11 and best resolution is chosen, which is correct with product specification. This resolution sometimes does not always work in practice (frequency out of range error ...
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I've just installed Windows 10 on my Samsung netbook - How do I alter the screen resolution so web pages fit entirely on the screen?

I've just installed Windows 10 on my Samsung netbook - How do I alter the screen resolution so web pages fit entirely on the screen? If I go to display settings the slide bar allowing change will not ...
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Change Laptop monitor aspect ratio of monitor

I am trying to play Myst IV on my laptop in Windows 7 with a recommended resolution setting of 1920x1080. However, the game has a different aspect ratio, so everything is slightly "wider" than it ...
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I'm using a TV as a monitor. Why are my resolution choices so limited when the TV supports more?

I am trying to use this tv as a monitor. As you can see, this tv supports 1920x1080 full HD. However, when I plug it into my Windows computer (which can easily support this, it supports it on other ...
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W10 after 1115 update did not work 2560x1440 resolution

I have laptop MSI GE602OC with i7, Intel Graphic 4600 and GeForce 750M and monitor: DELL U2713HM. After 1115 update system does not support 2560x1440 resolution. I tried to install new drivers for ...
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Make image sharp at lower resolutions?

I suspect there's not an answer for my issue after investigating for a while, but I figured I might as well ask anyway. I recently bought an Asus G751J (with a GeForce GTX 970M card, Windows 8.1), a ...
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Windows 10 does not automatically set display scaling when switching to a new monitor

I am using Windows 10 in an Asus Zenbook whose own display is 3200x1800 high-DPI. When I am working in my office or at home, I connect it to a 1920x1200 external monitor, and sometimes I use it with ...
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Windows 10 blurry windows/applications and text on full hd asus zenbook (1920 x 1080)

I have found alot of good solutions online, however I am unable to iron out the blurriness of a few applications. Solutions tried: Right click on application -> Properties -> Compatibility -> ...
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Cintiq monitor stretches work area

I have my Cintiq 22HD running off a Windows 10 Toshiba 17" laptop. The work area of my drawing program (Manga Studio/Clip Studio Paint Pro) expands to fill the full width of the Cintiq causing ...
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Is there a way to determine resolution of a video using its bitrate?

I have a use case where I need to determine the resolution of a video depending on its bit rate data e.g. 236k, 668k, 1299k, 1900k etc. I also have data about its dimensions e.g. 320x240, 480x360 ...
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Huge icons in Powerpoint

I have a new laptop with a pretty nice touch screen with a resolution of 2560 x 1440px. In Powerpoint (it's version 2016) all the icons are super huge such that I can't even see the entire menu. Any ...
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Get the display resolution a window is on in a multi monitor set up

I have a 3 monitors set up (one is 1080p, the other 900p). I'm editing a window tiling bash script that needs to retrieve the resolution of the display an active window is on. ...
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2560x1080p not working on 21:9 display in Win10 Geforce 9500 GT HDMI

The title pretty much sums it up. I have a GeForce 9500 GT card (it has one DVI and one HDMI connector). According to its specs it should go up to 2560x1600. Now I tried to connect to an LG 29UM57 ...
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Changing screen resolution in Windows 10 without a monitor [duplicate]

After recently 'upgrading' from Windows 7 to Windows 10 my default screen resolution has decided to change. I usually use my PC through Chrome remote desktop. On windows 7, I was able to change the ...
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Laptop resolution cap below monitor 2560x1440

I have a few questions which Googling attempts have failed so asking here. So I have a hp-7063sa laptop, I've hooked it up to a bigger screen ( dell u2515h) to use it as a stationary machine. The ...
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Windows 10: Run certain applications at a different scaling level

I bought a 24" 4k/UltraHD monitor a while ago and used it with Windows 8.1 at 200% scaling. With most modern applications I use, the scaling worked fine and the crisp text was a blessing for my eyes. ...
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After OSX El Capitan upgrade resolution down

I was happily using an external monitor (samsung s27d850) with my mid 2010 MBP with maximum resolution of 2560x1440. After upgrading to El Capitan there is no longer an option to pick this resolution ...
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Custom background scaling in Windows 7

So I have a wallpaper folder with images of various resolutions that Windows switches between every 20 minutes. Some images have resolutions larger than my screen, and other shave resolutions smaller ...
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Change screen or window resolution to 4096 x 4096

I'm running a program which automatically saves images of the current view. I need an image from that program saved with 4096 x 4096 resolution but of course my screen can't go to that resolution. ...
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Resolution with windows 10 and a TV in mirror by HDMI

I experiment problem with windows 10, when I connect my tv with HDMI, resolution on my computer screen get very big. when I go to set resolution parameter, they are all good ( 1920x1080). When I ...
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Low Resolution on Log In Start Up on Win7 Pro

I have a laptop with Win7 Pro and a Logitech solar powered keyboard. The resolution was set at the highest one (1920x1080).I was cleaning my keyboard one day, the laptop was in sleep mode or locked, ...
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Is it possible to access an Azure D2 virtual machine running Windows 10 using Teamviewer at 4K (i.e., UHD or 3840x2160) resolution

With an MSDN subscription, I am running a Windows 10 development machine on Microsoft Azure. My local machine has a 3840 x 2160 monitor. I am able to take advantage of the 4K monitor when I connect ...
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Ribbon Size in office 2016

When I collapse my ribbon Word 2016, so it autohides, everything looks good: When I pin it, it changes the size of the ribbon: It does the same thing in Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, ... How do I ...
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4k Monitor. Higher PPI than iMac 27". More Pixelated than iMac

I'm looking to understand exactly why a monitor with higher number of pixels per inch (albeit slightly so), than the standard 27" iMac, cannot produce image that is at least just as sharp as images on ...
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Will the pixel density difference be visible between 4K and 2K monitors at 27" size?

I am trying to get an idea of what visible difference there would be between 27" monitors with 4K vs. 2K resolutions. Would a person of normal vision, viewing at a typical viewing distance, notice ...
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Trying to hook up Dual Monitor Samsung S32D850T but can't get 2560 x 1440 using a ASUS GFX 970

I have 2 Samsung S32D850T 32" monitors (S32D850T) that work great through DVI however the top resolution I can get from them is 1920x1080. Of course the drivers of the graphics card (ASUS GFX 970) ...
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Setting display resolution beyond 1024x768 with headless Windows 10?

I have a Windows 10 desktop that I run headless. When I plug in a display, it correctly uses that display's native resolution. When I disconnect the display and connect to the computer over VNC, the ...