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Desktop is opening displayed sideways on computer when logging on

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    Myke Ogar Jan 02, 2011

    Hi,please can you be more specific is the desktop upside down,is it to the right hand side or the left hand side when displayed?

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On the bottom right of the usual desktop display there you should find a Nvidia green logo, to set Nvidia settings.
Right click on the green Nvidia Settings logo and put your mouse over Screen Rotation.
Select the option to set screen rotation to 0 degrees.

The other way is to go to the control panel and double click on Nvidia Control Panel and select Rotate Display.
Ensure that it is set to 0 Degrees/ No rotation landscape

Hope this puts it the right way up!
All the best!
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