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Everything is distorted and elongated

I bought the 23" monitor for the purpose of Auto-Cad drawing but now everything is distorted... circles are ovals and squares are rectangles. I can't seem to find settings that will change this. I work on other large screens w/out this issue.

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You need to set the PC video resolution to the native resolution of this monitor, 1920 x 1080 @ 60Hz for best picture and correct aspect ratio.

You may have to load the driver if you cannot get the PC the let you select this resolution.

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