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Laptop display too big for Screen

I have just replaced a broken LCD for my laptop. I am currently running on win Xp. The screen only display a part of the windows. It shows the upper portion of the windows. I can't even access my startup menu button. It seems like it have extended off of the screen. I have tried changing the resolution, dpi, and the hrtz

It's actually a clevo m57a

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  • aznshootinst Feb 10, 2009

    Thank you very much for your comment. I have replugged it in several times and it still does not work.

    Additional information:

    My previous LCD was a WSXGA+ but I bought a WXGA LCD. Does that affect it in anyway? The cable also says WSXGA (not WSXGA +) but fits perfectly with the WXGA LCD and I have also seen cables sold as WXGA and WSXGA cables. Thank you very much for your help.


  • aznshootinst Feb 10, 2009

    Sorry I'm such an idiot it's a WXGA+ not a WXGA

  • paulheim1 Feb 10, 2009

    I am currently running windows XP and have a Go 7800 GTX graphics card. I downgraded my cracked wsxga+ screen to a wxga+. No matter what i do with the resolution, dpi, refresh rate, the image on my screen it stretched out past my actual veiw. The bottom start bar is cutt off and the right of the screen is aswell. Is it even possible to downgrade like this? The new screen is running on a wsxga cable. Thank you so much for your help!

    Paul


  • aznshootinst Feb 10, 2009

    Yes I have tried downloading new graphics drivers but to no avail. Tried changing to every resolution setting possible including the one from the link you have sent me.

    I bought the LCD from an ebay shop and he claims to receive 500 emails a day and he can't possibly reply to all of them.


  • Dan rogers
    Dan rogers May 11, 2010

    it sounds like the video ribbon isnt plugged all the way in. Make sure the ribbon is plugged in and locked in place.

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Try following the link below and see if it offers any help to clear up your question

http://www.notebookforums.com/thread192592.html

Posted on Feb 10, 2009

  • Dan rogers
    Dan rogers Feb 10, 2009

    Have you tried to download updated graphics drivers after you installed the new screens?

  • Dan rogers
    Dan rogers Feb 10, 2009

    I think what you might have to do is contact the manufacturer and see if there are any display settings that need to be changed or any new drivers like i suggested earlier

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