View Full Version : widescreen laptop settings

03-04-2006, 08:57 PM
hi folks, some help please....just bought a dell inspiron 6400 laptop which is great, except the widescreen appearance has changed to conventional settings with wide black sections along the sides, is this able to be changed? many thanks!!

04-04-2006, 12:12 AM
Go to Start > Control Panel. Then go into the Display applet. IN here on one of the tabs (Settings) will show what resolution your monitor is using. You should be able to adjust these to suit your monitor.

You may also need to install/update drivers. DON'T get these from the microsoft update site

04-04-2006, 09:28 PM
Many thanks!
Will give it a go, cheers!