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Display problem in windows xp

Whenever I restart my pc, Display resolution use to 8-bit. I change that to 32-bit and it worked for whole session.When I restart my pc again.It shows again 7-bit.I fed up changing screen resolution every time I restart pc.This problem start when I Install multiple monitors

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Make sure the drivers for both monitors are installed. Update the driver for your graphics card. Hopefully this will fix your problem. Good luck.

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Turn the laptop on and hold down the "Fn" key on the laptop's keyboard.


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Click the "Start" menu. Click "Settings" and "Control Panel."


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Click on the resolution bar and slide it to the right to lower the screen's resolution and to the left to raise the screen's resolution.


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The recommended resolution for a 15-inch screen is 1024 x 768, 17- to 19-inch screen is 1280 x 1024, and 20-inch screens is 1600 x 1200.


However, you can adjust the resolution to your personal preference.


Click ""Apply to see how the resolution looks on the laptop's monitor.


Click "OK" to save the resolution settings.


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Click the "Start" menu. Click "Settings" and "Control Panel."

Choose "Display" and "Settings" in Windows 98, ME or XP.


In Windows Vista, click "Appearance" and "Adjust Screen Resolution."

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Choose 24-bit for a medium color-pixel ratio if the screen is too bright or if images are somewhat distorted.


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Hello dimash, you must remove nvidia old drivers before installing latest driver, go to Start> Control Panel > Uninstall a program > Nvidia Drivers Remove, Restart Computer, i found newest drivers for you video card, which operating system did you install on? To Change Resolution Go to Nvidia Control Panel > Display > Change Resolution > Color depth : Highest (32-bit)


Click save driver to your computer, install the driver, don't forget to restart the computer. Here is the links.

Copy and paste link into your browser and press enter.

For Windows XP Professional, Home Edition
1. http://www.nvidia.com/content/DriverDownload-March2009/confirmation.php?url=/Windows/260.99/260.99_desktop_winxp_32bit_english_whql.exe&lang=us&type=GeForce



For Windows 7, Vista 32-Bit=x86
2. http://www.nvidia.com/content/DriverDownload-March2009/confirmation.php?url=/Windows/260.99/260.99_desktop_win7_winvista_32bit_english_whql.exe&lang=us&type=GeForce



For Windows 7, Vista 64-Bit=x64
http://www.nvidia.com/content/DriverDownload-March2009/confirmation.php?url=/Windows/260.99/260.99_desktop_win7_winvista_64bit_english_whql.exe&lang=us&type=GeForce


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