Question about Acer AL2016W 20" LCD Monitor
Youre problem is because when a widescreen monitor is fed with a signal that is not ws it stretches the image sideways making people look short and fat. The only way to really fix this is to make sure the graphics card is providing a widescreen resolution to the monitor. In this case the native resolution (the resolution the screen looks best at) is 1680 x 1050 . If you right click ur desktop and go down to properties and settings u want to change the screen resolution to a widescreen res.
Hopefully 1680 x 1050 ... if this is unavailable try 1440 x 900
If you have an nvidia graphics card you can also go to the nvidia control panel and change the resolution attributes. If the widescreen res isnt available u could also try the 'change flat panel scaling' and select the do not scale option.
Please note before starting any of this make sure u have the latest graphics and monitor drivers available.
Posted on Sep 16, 2008
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