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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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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
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Windows 10 incorrect scaling or resolution on one display out of three

I've presently got three displays connected to Windows 10. My video cards are NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060. According to the Windows Advanced Display settings, all three displays are 1920x1080. However, it ...
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How to *limit* screen resolution on QEMU?

If we have a 800x600 physical display, its resolution can never be larger than 800x600, no matter what other parts of the system do. How to emulate such behavior with QEMU? I can patch the source and ...
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Console window size with Qemu and curses

I am trying to boot an img with qemu and curses but the resulting console is very small. Is there a way to boot into a bigger console. This is how I run qemu: sudo qemu-system-x86_64 -hda -m 1024 -...
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Can I prevent Windows 10 from resizing open windows when temporarily running a lower than native resolution?

Some old games only run in specific resolutions. Sometimes there are ways to force them to use resolutions that weren't even thought about at the time the games were developed through manipulation of ...
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Use secondary monitor DPI in System DPI aware applications

I run a mixed-DPI multiple monitor setup. The primary monitor is set for use with games, while almost everything else is done on the secondary high-dpi monitor. Unfortunately this results in a poor ...
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All desktop icons became rectangles instead of squares on Windows 10

I have changed some scaling back and forth to chose the one I like best and as a side effect I got all windows icons to become rectangles instead of ordinary squares. They also take enormous amount ...
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My monitor is displaying text badly

So, my monitor (Samsung Sync Master 932nw) has been working with no issue as usual, and all of a sudden, upong changing to another session on Windows 7 the text gets blurry, kinda wobbly in a strange ...
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Web browsers / image editors display images with different resolution?

Below is an image on imgur.com that is 513x147. If I view it (https://i.stack.imgur.com/HtVSr.png) in a web browser (Chrome or Firefox), it shows up as a slightly resized image, displayed on my ...
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VirtualBox client screen resolutions Win10/Win10

I use some Windows 10 clients a Windows 10 host. My host screen is 4k what makes it possible to have two clients screens with full HD each side by side. However, I tried to make the clients to keep ...
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I can't make my kali linux resolution 1280x1024

First,I use KaliLinux Distrubtion The screen stuck in 1024x768 I tried xrandr But it didn't work First, I write in terminal cvt 1280 1024 60 The Output is : "1280x1024_60.00" 109.00 1280 1368 1496 ...
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VBoxSVGA vs VMSVGA Resolution Issues on Linux guest

I'm trying to install LMDE (Linux Mint Debian Edition) 3 on a Windows 10 host. I'm having some trouble with the graphics adapters and resolution settings. I read this SU question, and specifically ...
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Extract original PNG image from PowerPoint 2019 in full resolution?

In Powerpoint 2019, I am trying to obtain an embedded image in original resoultion. I noticed that, if I click "save as image", the resulting image will have an extremely low resolution, far below the ...
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GPU not outputting native resolution when both monitors plugged in

I'm having a weird issue with the output of my graphics card. I have a dual monitor setup: Monitor 1 (main): Dell UltraSharp U2414H (1920 x 1080 res) Monitor 2: Samsung SyncMaster 2343 (2048 x ...
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Windows Server 2012 R2 default resolution for remote connections

Couldn't find the accurate answer searching for a bit, so here it goes. After getting the brand-new server up, there were 5 user accounts created for remote desktop usage. Now the problem is, for two ...
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Windows shortcut for display layout

When we want to change a keyboard Layout, Windows lets us choose a keyboard shortcut to make this simple, but is there a way to make a shortcut for switching display layouts, such as these in the ...
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Cannot set Samsung UE590 4k Resolution settings to 4k

I have just purchased a Samsung UE590 Ultra High Definition 4K Monitor. I am running Windows 8. When I go to my resolution settings to change the screen resolution the maximum size available to ...
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Custom set Maximize size of a window of a particular program

I am planning to buy this monitor https://www.asus.com/Monitors/ROG-Strix-XG49VQ/ Problem is, when I Maximize chrome, a single web page will be isolated in the middle and the scroll bar will be on ...
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Can nVidia Quadro P600 support 1900x1200 resolution?

Can nVidia Quadro P600 support 1900x1200 resolution? All I see is Maximum in the specs sheets I've found.
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How to connect my Dell devices to get full resolution (2560 x 1440 @ 60Hz) on both monitors

Anybody out there able to help? How should I connect my devices to get full resolution (2560 x 1440 @ 60Hz) with sharp text and sharp images on both of my external monitors? What ports and cables / ...
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Screen does 2560x1440 resolution with some old style port but cannot do it through HDMI

I have an old dell 3008wfpt monitor connected with an old stationary computer through DVI-D that I have been using a 2560x1600 resolution on for years but now got a new laptop that I wanted to connect ...
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Cursor getting stuck in Dual Monitor setup

I have 2 monitors: Laptop - a resolution 1366 x 768 (16:9) display settings External Monitor - a resolution 1440 x 900 (16:10) display settings Here's output of xrandr Screen 0: minimum 320 x 200,...
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Set 1280 x 1024 resolution for secondary monitor

I'm using old Dell Latitude E5420 laptop win Windows 10. Trying to set resolution for my plug-n-play monitor (Samsung SyncMaster 713n). But found only unsupported set of resolutions: Display adapter -...
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Change fontsize independently for each editor view in Visual Studio

tl;dr Is it possible to change the fontsize for each editor view in visual studio 2017(professional/business) seperately? Long version: I recently learned how to setup my tablet as a second screen ...
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Very small window when importing Ubuntu OVA to VMWare Workstation

I've imported an VirtualBox OVA file provided by a client to VMWare Workstation 14 on Windows 10. Ubuntu boots fine, but the console screen is very tiny and centered in the VMWare VM window. None of ...
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Multicast name resolution in the latest Win10

Version 1803 (OS Build 17134.590) I haven't found any working solution for the multicast name resolution issue in Win10. I cannot imagine, that everybody started to set-up an own Domain Name Server ...
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Double monitors, different scales

I have recently replaced one of my 24' monitors with a 32' 4K. Here is my current xrandr output $ xrandr Screen 0: minimum 320 x 200, current 5760 x 2160, maximum 8192 x 8192 HDMI-1 ...
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Setting up custom resolutions with Windows 10 and Intel integrated GPU: Quickly permute all parameters

I have a small TFT display without a datasheet. This display is connected to a prototype HDMI interface, so there's no edid information either. I want to have Windows 10 display an image, but without ...
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Native vs non-native 1280x720 resolution for video recording

I plug an external monitor to my macbook pro and I need to record training videos at 1280x720 (spec from publisher). I've noticed that with switchres, I can change the resolution to 1280x720. I've ...
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Open remote desktop using local computer resolution and extended screens

When I open TeamViewer (version 14.1.18533) the remote desktop starts always with a maximal resolution of 1280x800. It's not possible to make it bigger without scaling. My computer has an display ...
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VirtualBox full screen mode, wrong aspect ratio

How can I avoid black stripes in the top and bottom of the screen when running Virtual Box full screen mode in an external monitor? See the screenshot below. The external monitor has resolution 1920 ...
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Windows 10 resolution not available

I am working from a laptop that has a 4k native resolution. It's 15in screen, so it also comes with a 250% scaling. See below the screenshot of those settings. Things work our beautifully, and ...
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nircmd screen capture is smaller than actual resolution of the screen

I am taking a screenshot using NirCmd savescreenshot. The result screenshot is smaller than the actual resolution of the my screen. My screen resolution is 1920 x 1080. When I tried this link, it ...
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How to change resolution when I start a program in Windows 7?

I just bought the Life is Strange game. There is sound stuttering and it's very annoying. The only fix I found was to lower resolution to the lowest resolition possible. This fixes the problem but It ...
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Motherboard requirements to enable 144hz wih integrated GPU

I am going to build a desktop based on "AMD Ryzen™ 5 2400G with Radeon™ RX Vega 11 Graphics". It has integrated video, so the monitor is going to be connected directly to the motherboard via ...
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Resolution in Arch (using VMware) resetting to default after a blink

I have seen this problem in a few places on the internet but nobody gave a clear solution or at least identified the possible problem. I have an Arch installed in VMware virtual machine. It has been ...
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4K screen set to 1920x1080 but still locked at 30Hz

I recently bought a 4K screen but my graphic card (Nvidia Geforce 710 GT) is not able to properly display a 4K-60Hz, so for the moment would like to set the screen resolution to 1920x1080 in order to ...
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Limiting the resolution of vector graphics when exporting from Microsoft Word to Pdf

I'm having an issue with export of docx files to pdf. The docx files contain a large number of vector graphics and exporting it to pdf increases the size several times, which makes working with the ...
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Dell dual monitor is unstable with my HP laptop

At work, I have a Dell monitor as a dual screen in addition to my HP Spectre laptop screen. I have a Dell hub that has the monitor, ethernet, mouse and keyboard as inputs, and then this connects to ...
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Chrome's devtools, device toolbar resolutions are weird

Im trying to make my website responsive to mobile devices. I heard chrome's dev tools can simulate devices based on their resolutions. But chrome has some weird resolutions. Iphone 7 dev-tools: ...
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Could monitors in general work in lesser resolutions than officially supported?

For example this Iiyama 25" ProLite E2591HSU-B1 monitor is 16:9 format, but the only resolution of same format it officially supports is 1920*1080. Could it work in 1280*720 mode? This is user manual ...
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Lost my screen resolution after disconnecting the screen

i have a nec lcd22wv screen that i have had connected to my computer for a long time. I used the screen resolution 1600x1200 and today i disconnected the screen to connect the screen to another ...
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MS RDP - XRDP - VNC Resolution change

I am using a RaspberryPI 3 with Ubuntu 18.04 x64 with a 64bit fork of the raspbian kernel. No monitor is connected to the Raspberry. I installed the xfce desktop environment to run some graphical ...