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Monitor resolution I have reset the screen settings, but the icons are still too large, and the red exit button will not show on the screen. The view is warped whenever I open a window. I have changed the DPI settings and adjusted the H and V settings using the menu. Nothing helps. someone else readjusted the screen, forgot what they did, and now wants me to fix the problem.

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Sounds like either the trapazoidal is off or the pincushion is set improperly. You should be able to find those settings via the monitors onboard menu. Either one can create such a problem.

You might also check into finding the factory defaults selection. This will reset all of the resolutions and refresh rate settings.

When you adjust your screen follow these steps in order...

Pincushion : Makes the screen look like ( ) or ) (
Trapazoidal : Makes the screen look like / \ or \ /
Horizontal : Basically stretches the screen wider or skinnier to fit the monitor
Vertical : Basically the same as Horizontal, only with the up and down properties
Contrast / Brightness : Use this to find the perfect white and blacks
Color : Finish your setup with adjusting to the perfect color.

This way you can always have your monitor set like you want it.

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It seems your windows resolution settings are set wrong, you simply need to adjust the resolution to match the monitor. To do this, open your start menu, select Control panel. When the control panel is open check the top left corner to see if it is in Classic or Category view, if it says Category, click the switch to classic mode link. If you don't see this in the top left look at the top right and look for Category or Large Icon View, if Category is selected select Large Icon by clicking on Category and then clicking Large Icon View in the list that appears.

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You don't actually adjust fonts or resolution on the monitor, you do adjust them in the control panel of the computer. To do this, open your start menu, select Control panel. When the control panel is open check the top left corner to see if it is in Classic or Category view, if it says Category, click the switch to classic mode link. If you don't see this in the top left look at the top right and look for Category or Large Icon View, if Category is selected select Large Icon by clicking on Category and then clicking Large Icon View in the list that appears.

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