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Syncmaster 245bw monitor resolution screen and resolution issues

When i display this monitor in 1920 by 1200 resolution it cuts off about 5 inches of the screen and the only way to see the far left or right of the screen is to scroll the mouse to the far left or right. i just updated my nvidia geforce fx5600 xt to the latest drivers and that did nothing. Also when i hook my xbox 360 up to the monitor it can only be displayed in 640 by 480 resolution. If i change the display resolution on the xbox the screen blows up and i can only see the middle of the screen. kinda like if you're using a high resolution on a computer and uninstall your video drivers everything gets HUGE.

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I have tried all my res settings and can still scroll off the screen to the right even on 800 by 640 , monitor says its 50/50 so it should be centered anyone know how to fix this

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Re: syncmaster 245bw monitor resolution screen and...

These two devices are not compatible, you may need to read the information on this LCD MONITOR to see if the resolutions are compatible, this often times happen when monitors are purchased!

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have you tried this monitor on another computer? what was the result? Also, try laying the monitor down flat and see if you see any "ghosting" from the characters on the screen. (if the backlight goes out on the monitor, you should be able to see some of the graphics displayed on the screen still with a flashlight or at an angle if the monitor is working)
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Hi. If the display goes out after displaying the Power On Self-Test (POS) and the power indicator turns amber, it means that the display resolution of your computer is higher than what SyncMaster 192S can handle.

If you still have the monitor that you were using before, connect that one and change screen resolution to 800x600 and 60 Hertz. Turn off your computer then change monitor/LCD and turn on your computer. You may change screen resolution to optimize display on your SyncMaster 193S.

Let me know if you need help changing screen resolution or if you don't have the original monitor that you were using on your HP.

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first check your system resolutions on settings of display settings. what is the resolution of screen. and check monitor supported resultion information is there on monitor manual. adjust display resolution if necessary. then connect new monitor.

First you check whether the new monitor displays your system starting screen. mean before booting into windows. some text in black color.

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If you are plugged into a NVIDIA graphics card, use the NVIDIA control panel scaling option to "do not scale" then set the resolution to 1920x1080. This monitor is a 16:10 aspect ratio instead of 16:9 like HD TV's, so it is necessary to turn of scaling from the software and thus give black bars.

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