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I need to set my display settings to 1024x768 pixels or higher, i dont know how.

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Start>Control Panel>Display>Settings
In this window you will see the screen resolution on the left, just move the slider across till it gets to 1024X768 and click OK

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set the resolution to 1024x768,right click the graphics settings icon (bottom of desktop)or follow these one: Steps for changing desktop icon size.
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3. In the Appearance Window click on the button called "Advanced"
4. In the Advanced Appearance Window choose "Item:"
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right click on the screen then select properties..while on display properties click settings..under the screen resolution, adjust the slider bar to the right until the pixel is 1024x768..adjusting to the right decreases the pixel and to the left increases the pixel.. under the color quality select highest (32 bit)..click apply then OK..when prompted to keep the settings click OK..

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Its the problem with ur display resolution. Set it to minimum 1280x800 or higher. 

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the resolution depends on the VGA card you have & the display or monitor you have. if you are given by default some modes those are the best suitable for viewing. any way can if you can let me know the motherboard model, VGA card model & Monitor you are using. i might be able to give you some help

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Choose Screen Resolution For higher legibility of documents on screen, you can adjust the screen resolution of your monitor (for monitors that support more than one screen resolution option). The higher the number of pixels, the more information you can display on your screen and the smaller items appear. Lower screen resolution makes items appear larger and can benefit people with vision impairments. This procedure tells you how to adjust screen resolution through Display Properties in Control Panel.
Mouse actions Keyboard actions 1 On the Start menu:
  • Select Control Panel
Display the Start menu by pressing CTRL+ESC (or the Windows logo key winkey.gif).
  • Select Control Panel by pressing C.
2 In Control Panel:
  • Be sure you are in Classic View (all Control Panel icons are showing).
  • If not, under Control Panel in the left pane, select Switch to Classic View.
  • Select Display.
In Control Panel:
  • Be sure you are in Classic View (all Control Panel icons are showing).
  • If not, under Control Panel in the left pane, select Switch to Classic View by pressing TAB.
  • Press ENTER.
  • Press the RIGHT ARROW key, and then the LEFT ARROW key to select Display.
  • Press ENTER.
3 In the Display Properties dialog box:
  • Select the Settings tab.
In the Display Properties dialog box:
  • Move to the Settings tab by pressing CTRL+TAB.
4 On the Settings tab, under Screen Resolution:
  • Select a screen resolution value by moving the slider arrow.
  • Select OK.
On the Settings tab:
  • Move to the Screen resolution slider by pressing ALT+S.
  • Choose a screen resolution value by pressing the RIGHT ARROW or LEFT ARROW key.
  • Press ENTER.
5 To close Control Panel:
  • Select the Close button.
To close Control Panel:
  • Press ALT+F, C.

screenresolution.jpg Control Panel: Display: Settings tab: Screen resolution

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We can't get our screen resolution back to what it was (1024x768) it changed when a game being played ended. It runs on 800x600 at the moment and everything is too big.


First right-click on the desktop and then left click on Properties from the menu that appears.

The display properties dialogue box will appear as shown in fig 1.1 below, click on the settings tab at the top right of the box.

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The areas worth noting are:

Screen Resolution
This slide bar is what you use to change the resolution, the options you have will depend on your graphics card and monitor, but the standard options are 800x600, 1024x768 and 1152x864.

Normally the default (in XP) is set to 800x600 which means the display will be 800 pixels wide and 600 pixels high.

Color Quality
This pull down box will contain the current colour options available, again this will depend on your grahics card and monitor, for best results select the highest option available.Changing the Resolution
To change your resolution simply slide the bar along to the resolution of your choice and then click the Apply button.

After clicking Apply your screen will resize to the new resolution and you will be presented with a confirm dialogue box (see left), if you are happy with the way your screen looks then simply click Yes, if you would like to try a different resolution click No.

When you have finished simply close the Display properties box.

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right click on desktop/wallpaper,properties,settings,it should be 32 bit and around 1024x768 resol

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