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Screen resolution is locked at lowest setting!

My M60 screen display seems to be locked at the lowest resolution (640 x 480). When I go into Properties>Settings>Screen Resolution to try to change it back, I hit apply but nothing happens. No strange messages appear in the start up, the computer is NOT in safe mode, and nothing I do seems to help.

I don't know if this is the cause of the problem but I had left the computer in the car in some pretty cold cold weather. The screen problem started happening directly after this incident. The warranty for this computer has already passed so any help would be greatly appreciated!

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Re: Screen resolution is locked at lowest setting!


you cant change the resolution? did you check the video card driver in device manager? check if the driver is installed properly. if not, then download the latest video driver at > go to drivers and downloads and select your system. If the video driver is okay, then download the latest BIOS upgrade in the same site. post back here if the issue persists.

Hope this helps!


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