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I have a dell alatitude D505 and am unable to change the display resolution. it is on the default 640 X 480 I have XP with service pack 2 regards

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Hi,

It is possible that the VGA display drivers are not properly installed. Pls check your Device manager and verify that no yellow or red marks on the Display Device.

To my knowledge, there were 2 versions used in this laptop, Extreme Graphics 855GM and Graphics Technology 830M. Pls check which your laptop may be using and download appropriate driver from here.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards. Thank you for using FixYa.

Posted on Aug 14, 2008

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