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I have hooked my Acer 1912 monitor up to my toshiba laptop as a second screen. When I select a resolution of 1280 x 1024, the display on the monitor slides over five inches to the right and I only see half of the display and the left half of my screen is pitch black

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Friend,
On the monitor go to settings and shift the screen to the left till the display is correct. However, please check for other resolutions after you have shifted. May be the monitor is not geared up to take on 1280 X 1024. Check that as well.

Posted on Aug 25, 2010

  • jtehini Aug 25, 2010

    I had tried that. the display moves over an inch, but that means around three inches of display are still hidden from me. I also looked at the specs and the monitor is meant to take 1280 x 1024. What confuses me further is that no matter what resolution I choose, it is either to fuzzy to read or does not display on the screen completely.

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