Question about Dell E172FP 17" LCD Flat Panel Monitor

1 Answer

Cannot change monitor settings

Reinstalled windows xp pro on dell with 17in monitor, cannot install new driver, click on advance , properties will not let me change settings

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Master:

    An expert who has achieved Level 3.

    Sergeant:

    An expert that hasĀ over 500 points.

  • Master
  • 440 Answers

What driver do u wann install thx nick

Posted on Feb 07, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have downloaded the driver but I cannot update it. I had to reinstall windows xp and the everything has gone back to original settings.


Right click my computer ,go to properties ,then click hardware tab ,then go to device manager when device manager opens ,on the right pane u will find monitor listed on clicking the + mark you will find Plug & play monitor listed, right click on the monitor ,you will get a option update driver ,then locate the driver files,&that's it.

Apr 20, 2013 | Dell E173FP 17" LCD Monitor

1 Answer

Cannot install 17 inch monitor on dell dimension 4600


You have not installed your graphics card drivers! ----------
The drivers are here ---> Since I dont know which graphics card you have you will have to try each one... dont worry if the driver dosent find your card it wont install.
Do you know the full model number of your system , it is printed next to the serial number if you give me this number I can link you directly to the driver -----------

Jan 24, 2010 | Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop

2 Answers

Everything is a little squashed!


You need to change the monitor type. If you open the display settings and then setting tab-advanced-monitor you see a properties button. Click that and then the driver tab on the new window. What you need to do is go to Acers website und get the "INF" or driver file for your monitor. download and save this file. Then go back to the drivers window and click the reinstall drivers button and then point it towards the file you downloaded. This file lets windows know what settings the monitor can use. After that is installed and you go back to the settings window you should find that the allowed display resolutions have changed. You should be able to change it to one the monitor displays properly now.

Dec 30, 2009 | Acer 22" X223w LCD Monitor

1 Answer

Settings too low


Right-click on your desktop. You are not going to look for a "monitor" but you're going to be looking for "display properties."
So, after you right click on the desktop, click on the properties and it should show you the resolution in the lower left of the window (assuming you're using XP) Vista and Windows 7 use "personalize"\."
Anyway, assuming the correct video drivers are installed, you can change the resolution within those menu items.

Nov 13, 2009 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

The monitor keeps going to 640 by 480 resolution. What should it be set to?


The resolution is set from the computer. Monitors will have a max resolution, but you will set it up from the display settings.
Most likely your video card or video driver is having the problem. Windows XP: Right click "My Computer" then click "properties" Click Hardware tab then "Device Manager" If you see a yellow or red mark over the video then you need to download the video driver uninstall the old one and reinstall the new one. You can the driver from the manufacturer website of your computer brand
Windows Vista: Almost the same steps Right click "Computer" then properties Click on "Device Manager"
If there are no yellow or red marks on the video device
I would recommend following the dell troubleshooting guide for your monitor http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/monitors/E193FP/En/trouble.htm

Nov 05, 2009 | Dell E193FP 19" LCD Monitor

1 Answer

Monitor resolution not listed, Driver update issue


My compliments. Your description of your problem is great. I know what you've done and I understand your problem.

However, I am wondering about a few things that may help you. the video settings that you are referring to in your description are dictated by the software that drives the video card, not the monitor.

Are you sure you have the latest Manufacturer's drivers for your video card?

I don't see any mention of the video card here.

good luck
tony

May 20, 2009 | AOC 917Sw 19" LCD Monitor

2 Answers

Need to change vidio mode to display input to 1024-768 @60hz to use my new monitor dell 2400 diminsion and acer monitor please help me''


go to control panel. look for personalize or display menu. select display settings and change your resolution and apply. then go to advance settings and see if set to 60 hz

Apr 24, 2009 | Dell Dimension 2400 PC Desktop

1 Answer

Stuck in default monitor setting


Hi,
After installing XP you have to install all the device drivers. Click here to download Device Drivers.
Thanks, PREM

Mar 29, 2009 | Dell Dimension 2350 PC Desktop

1 Answer

Stuck in default monitor setting


Please reinstall the videocard+ the drivers..

Mar 29, 2009 | Dell Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Monitor nor driver acknowledged


If you just want to adjust the display settings so that they are more to your liking go to Control Panel and open Display. When the Display Properties box opens click on the settings tab. Use the slider bar in Screen Resolution to adjust to 1024x768 or whatever resolution your monitor displays best at. To the right use the pull down arrow to select the highest color quality you can select. Then click on the Advanced button on the bottom left and you should see a Monitor tab. Click on that and ensure your refresh rate is 60 Hertz. Save your settings, accept the change confirmation when it appears and your monitor should be good to go. I have about 90 Dell LCDs and the default Windows drivers for the LCDs usually work great.

Jan 01, 2007 | Dell E153FP 15" LCD Monitor

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dell E172FP 17" LCD Flat Panel Monitor Logo

Related Topics:

173 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Dell Computers & Internet Experts

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18381 Answers

mukhtar21 shaikh
mukhtar21 shaikh

Level 3 Expert

2017 Answers

Are you a Dell Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...