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Tiny Display of Dell Latitude D500 Laptop Screen

Hey FixYa Support,

I have a Dell Latitude D500 Laptop that won't display more than a few pixels of the screen right at the center of the laptop screen. The display is about 3/5 of the screen size and so all the data is displayed within this box and I am not able to enlarge this box.

This happens right from the BIOS level and I tried it with both Windows 2k and Windows XP and the result is the same.

Would you know if there is a way to fix this so that I can enjoy the full dimensions of my screen?

I would highly appreciate any assistance offered me

Thanks in advance

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    JDTec May 11, 2010

    Have you reinstalled the video driver from Dell's website?



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Hey there, have you tried to adjust the screen resolution by right clicking on the desktop and select the setting tab. set the resolution to 1024 * 768 and set color quality to 32 bits

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