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Windows doesn't fit laptop screen. 1/4" in from the right

When i installed xp pro sp3 windows is 1/2" in from the right, not cutting anything out, still got clock there. i have checked bios, its set at stretch. checked and changed resolution, no help. tried reinstalling windows, its ok(full screen) on the install screen when installing, its just when installed it comes 1/2" in from right. can you help?

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  • howden19 Oct 06, 2008

    Function, fn key. That didn't work. have you any other ideas?

  • howden19 Oct 06, 2008

    toshiba satellite 1410-401, display adapter nvidia geforce4 420 go. i have also tried installing vista, screens full on that but i loose display driver to standard vga adapter and tried downloading the latest nvidia driver using driver genius but wouldnt work.

  • howden19 Oct 06, 2008

    Thanks, i've sorted it i think. i uninstalled the nividia driver and it went to full screen but didn't have video and windows searched for driver and installed the same nividia driver that i uninstalled, but now it works full screen. restarted a few times and still ok so everything seems good. Thanks for your help

  • howden19 Oct 06, 2008

    Your Welcome, Thanks

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There is a fucntion key (probably blue) hold that down and somewhere on your keypad are arrows (probably blue) try that to adjust your screen size.

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    Exidous Oct 06, 2008

    Do you have the most up to date display drivers? What model of computer do you have?

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    Exidous Oct 06, 2008

    ok, try this its a long shot but it may fix ithttp://www.nvidia.com/Download/Scan.aspx...



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    Exidous Oct 06, 2008

    NP, Glad to of been able to help

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