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Questions tagged [resolution]

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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How to set display resolution via PowerShell on Win10 Pro

I was asked by a client's IT admin to "write a powershell script that sets the resolution manually on bootup". Presumably it is possible if they're asking me to do this. I have absolutely no ...
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resolution solution for Windows RDP?

I'm running a Windows 10 guest VM on my Linux host at home to be able to RDP via a VPN (I establish through MS IE) into my Desktop computer at work. This generally works fine only that the RDP ...
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Visual Studio Console opens in small resolution

Today i opened Visual studio to do some homework and when i want to start the program, the console opens up in a very small resolution. The reason this is a problem is because it cuts away the text ...
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External 1440p display connected to Intel HD 620 only has 1680x1050 or Full HD as maximum resolutions

I want to connect an external screen with 2560x1440 resolution (Dell U2711) to my ThinkPad T470s (LENOVO 20HGS0YK01) with Intel HD 620 Graphics and Windows 10. According to the specifications, ...
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Windows 10 batch script to change display settings for specific application

I have an HP Spectre x360 13 laptop running Windows 10. The default resolution for the display is 3480 x 2160, with a scaling factor of 300%. I need to change the resolution to 1920 x 1080 with a ...
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Removing None-Using Resolutions from display list

My Monitor's highest resolution is 1600x900. But I can see some other resolutions after the highest one on the list. If I select one of them, the display will be out of the band. till now there is no ...
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How to set a custom resolution on secondary screen?

I have a ASUS VivoBook S15 laptop with pre-installed Windows 10 updated to build 1903. I also have a Samsung SyncMaster 932MW TV from 2008, that I use as a secondary monitor in “extend mode”. The ...
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Using GTKMM, my application screen size differs

Under GTKMM-3.0, I have an application that I've sized to the RasPad display that's 1280x800. On the RasPad (running raspbian stretch 9.6 on rpi3), the vertical size of the application window ends up ...
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ffmpeg : watermark image scale with margin

I am using ffmpeg for first time and having some problem as I want to put watermark on videos. I have done successfully that task using following command: ffmpeg -i video.mp4 -i logo.png -...
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Preventing resolution breaking when playing a game fullscreen

I am sorry if the title sounds misleading, I'm not entirely sure how to best word this. I have a 3840x2160p monitor. When I play demanding games I usually have to play at a lower resolution. However I ...
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How to increase resolution maintaining Hertz

I have a Samsung SyncMaster 932MW LCD TV, that I connected as a secondary monitor via HDMI to my laptop AsusVivoBook S15 X510UF with Windows 10 build 1903. It has an integrated Intel video card and a ...
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Why has RealVNC's VNC Viewer stopped connecting to my Mac fullscreen?

I've been using VNC Viewer to connect to my Mac Mini for some time now. I got things set up so that the viewer would dictate the resolution, so I could use the full resolution of my monitor (which is ...
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Does the Intel graphics 2500 support 1920×1080 @ 60Hz resolution over VGA?

I have a PC having Gigabyte motherboard with an integrated Intel graphics 2500, with only a VGA port. I have searched the Intel product specification site, but I couldn't find any resolution mentioned ...
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Games won't display on primary monitor anymore

I am having an issue where it appears that the newest Nvidia driver is causing issues for me with multi-monitor setups in ANY game. If I run a game at 1920x1080 or lower resolution, it displays on my ...
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Which resolutions and refresh rates are supported from Thunderbolt 3 Dock Gen 2 with Thinkpad P52s?

My aim: having the ThinkPad P52s display and two UHD monitors (Fujitsu P27-8 TS UHD) running in conjunction. What I have tried/discovered so far: 1. Connecting one external monitor via DisplayPort ...
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How to change VM resoulition to higher Hyper-V

I am trying to increase the resolution of the VM window. However I am not able to find the setting anywhere within Hyper-V manager. Even in full screen mode I see VM doesnt occupy entire screen. I do ...
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Updating Display Driver Causing Resolution Issue Windows 10

I have a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Display Driver Dual Monitors both were on resolution 3840 x 2160 (both recommended) I needed to update in order to play WoW today (Error driver out of date, fixed ...
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couldn't switch to requested monitor resolution

I run the game, and it shows that it couldn't switch to requested monitor resolution, DX11 could not switch resolution in Windows 7 (both 32- and 64-bit) when I tried to build the game with Unity 2017....
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Is it possible to spoof screen size or resolution in Firefox?

I have a very unique screen size which makes me particularly vulnerable to fingerprinting. Is it possible to make it seem like my screen is the standard 1920x1080, without actually changing the ...
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Using a resolution larger than my monitor isn't working

I have a Dell P2418HT 24 inch touchscreen 1080p 60Hz monitor overclocked to 76Hz and a GTX 1070 Ti. I want to use 1440p on my monitor. I know how to set up a custom resolution, and I did that. I ...
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Lenovo screen resolution

I have a Lenovo Z51-70 80K6 and previously had a screen resolution of 1920x1080. After installing win10 recently it won't change from 1366x768. I have tried re-installing windows again and updated ...
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RDP Session with Dual Monitor (Different Resolution)

I have a dual monitor setup, the primary monitor has the resolution of (1920 x 1080) and the secondary one has the resolution (1280 x 1024). Whenever I do the RDP session it gets connected in the ...
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How to change a picture's PPI without changing the print size in GIMP

E.g. I have a picture with print size 10x20 cm and resolution 300 PPI. How can I change PPI to 200 and keep the print size 10x20 cm? Size in pixels should also change of course. GIMP always does vice ...
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KDE on Fedora 30 doesn't keep resolution

I've installed KDE Plasma on Fedora 30 Workstation. The resolution was at the lowest but attempting to change the value in System Settings does not work. The monitor supports the resolution. Upon ...
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Raspi 4B Wlan corrupted when changing to 1920x1080 screen resolution: A fix?

With screen resolution 1024x768 on Raspi 4B,2GB the Wlan0 identifies my SSID-network and connects. After changing to 1920x1080 screen resolution my SSID-network no longer shows up, unlike a ...
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VirtualBox guest resolution different on external monitor

I'm using VirtualBox 6.0.10 on macOS Mojave 10.14.5 on a MacBook Pro Retina with an internal 13 inch display, guest is Debian GNU/Linux 9.9 (stretch). I also have an external 27' monitor. If the ...
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VirtualBox guest addition works incorrectly

I installed Gentoo on a virtual machine and guest addition too. I checked that it works. For example, I can drag and drop a file from the host to the virtual machine and back. I also have a shared ...
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Why is the LCD matrix more visible on some monitors than on others?

I have recently bought new 27" "gaming", 144Hz VA panel with 1440p resolution. This corresponds to my older model, which is 27", 1440p IPS. What immediately caught my attention is that this newer ...
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Linux: run a command any time the screen resolution or monitors change

I have a laptop with a touch screen. I've created a small script that binds the touch screen resolution to the screen it is attached to (based on the xinput map-to-output command). The problem is ...
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Is there a way to override reported native resolution in EDID in VMware Workstation virtual machine?

I am a die hard fan of VMware Workstation (currently at 15.1.0). My Linux VMs always start as 800x600. Both in boot splash screen (plymouth) and graphical login dialog (LightDM + GTK Greeter). This ...
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Getting full-screen resolution for FreeDOS on VirtualBOX

Following these instructions, I have FreeDOS on VirtualBox installed. Now I want to get the fullscreen resolution. Usually, if it were a Linux or Windows guest I would use menue>Devices>Insert ...
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RDP / MSTSC resizing remote desktop resolution down

So i have both at work and at home Win 10 Pro at 1903 and 2560x1440 displays, both on scale 100%. But when i connect from home to work PC (always in fullscreen mode) all my windows with bigger window ...
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Force (correct) ultrawide resolution on Monitor

I have an LG Ultrawide monitor with a native resolution of 2560x1080, now paired with a Surface Pro 6 (SP6) running Windows 10 Pro x64 (I upgraded). I am using a Mini Display Port to HDMI adapter for ...
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Extended monitor resolution will not stay in Win 10

I'm using Win 10 now. I've got an external monitor attached. I frequently have to switch back and forth between extended and duplicate. So I set resolution of the monitor same as laptop 1366 x 768 ...
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Why the image is blurry on 4K display if I set 1920*1080 resolution?

I have 2 27'' displays: 4K and FullHD native resolutions. If I set 1920*1080 on the 4K display, the image looks blurry in comparison with FullHD native display. I would not be surprised with any ...
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How to set refresh rate 60Hz on the TV when connected to HDMI?

I've connected my laptop(Windows 10) with the TV using an HDMI cable. The resolution of the laptop is 3840x2160 and the refresh rate 60Hz. The TV's resolution is automatically set as 3840x2160 also, ...
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Stuck in 640 x 480

Windows 10, Rockwell FactoryTalk View, Had some issues with compatibility with windows 10. One of windows brilliant suggestions was to have it run in 640 x 480. Now, even though that box is unchecked,...
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Spoofing an Ultrawide Resolution for gaming?

I have two monitors. One is my iMac's 5K display, and the other is a Dell 1440p display (both are the same aspect ratio). With Minecraft, I can stretch the window across both displays without setting ...
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Multiple Monitors when dragging from main to extend

this is my setup LEFT Monitor: 27" @ 1920x1080 (physical position 1 inch lower than right) RIGHT MOnitor : 28" @4K (physical position 1 inch higher than left) on windows multiple monitors it shows ...
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How can I increase the resolution of a text in a PNG file?

I have images (PNG) with text in them, but if you were to zoom it would become pixely. How can I fix this? I even have a PDF where if you zoom as much as you can you still can't see the pixels. But if ...
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How to reduce the first file size in hls conversion ffmpeg for variable streams

I am using the following command to convert an existing .mp4 video into HLS format with multiple bitrate and resolution streams ffmpeg -y \ -i sample.mp4 \ -threads 0 \ -hls_init_time 2 \ ...
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Remote Desktop resolution fail

I have a notebook with WIN10 and my screen resolution is 1920x1080. I connect in RDP with a PC of our customer. It is a virual server with Windows Server 2012 R2. When i connect i see a big toolbar, ...
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150% Scaling adds large padding to windows applications

I'm having trouble getting the scaling to work properly with Windows 10 on a 3840x2160 display. Windows10 Pro version: 1809 (OS Build 17763.504) All Windows 10 apps, such as Settings, Sticky Notes, ...
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How to lower the resolution of a Remote Desktop session from Mac to Windows

I am using Microsoft Remote Desktop 10.2.13 for Mac OS X. I am connecting to a Windows 7 VM. When I connect, it sets my desktop resolution to 4096x2048. This is normally fine, but there are times ...
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Applied Dpi in Registry

While searching the Windows registry for a setting mentioned in a previous question, I found a whole bunch of settings that were of interest to me in the following registry key: Computer\...
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Fedora 30 as VMWare Player 15.1.0 Guest with Gnome 3.32/Wayland always starting with low screen resolution

Short: Every Fedora as VMWare-Guest startup with low-resolution 800x600, manual configuration to 1920x1200 is not permanent. HowTo permanent change? I’m using a Fedora 30 installation as guest under ...
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How to change display resolution and set permnent in MX Linux?

I'm using MX Linux now. Usually i'm used to 1152 x 864 resolution, which is not among the default resolutions. So every time when i install a linux os i edit and save the ~/.profile to add xrandr ...
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Custom Resolution Remote Desktop Fullscreen without Superpan

I use my laptop, (1366 x 768) to access my desktop (1920 x 1080) through RDP. However, I've run into a bit of a problem. When I connect remotely using fullscreen, it forces my server into my laptop'...
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How to get the current screen resolution on windows via command line?

I'm trying get the current screen resolution on windows via command line. Based on most of the answers I've found, I should use: wmic desktopmonitor get screenheight, screenweight But this returns ...
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I can't change the resolution on handbrake

I want to resize a video from 708x1080 to 640x1136 but the resolution won't go above 1080 https://i.imgur.com/KUbGrUE.mp4