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After upgrading from Vista Home Premium 32 to Windows 7 Home Premium 32 I have terrible blurry text and get headaches. My display is a Vizio hdtv 20'' and I have nvidia geforce 8500 gt display adapter. Have tried changing desktop size resolution turned off cleartype. Tried different themes. Nothing seems to make a difference. This is just about unusable. All was fine prior to the upgrade. Is there a solution? Would it have made a difference if I had done a Custom install instead of an Upgrade?

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Have you checked the device drivers. If you have not, I would go to nvidia and upload the 8500 drivers.

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Hello,

the problem is because the VGA driver has not been installed. The VGA driver for Vista is different from that of Win 7. Running the upgrade also could cause the problem.

Back up all your important files, and re-run the win 7 afresh. You have to re-run by inserting the win 7 cd into your Cd drive, restart your system and allow it boot from CD and not running from windows.

In the process of the installation, format your hard drive and allow the installation to complete.

After then, install the drivers like; Sound, vga, etc and do windows update. After the windows update, your display will be unique.

Take care.


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