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How to remove side borders?

  1. #1


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8.1

    How to remove side borders?


    I just recently got windows 8.1 and the side borders of maximized programs are really bothering me, some programs have, some don't



    Side and a bit on bottom too /\

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  2. #2


    Central IL
    Posts : 3,468
    Linux Mint 17.2


    As you stated, some programs have the box around them, some do not. You may want to double check video settings, that the video display is set to full screen. Without knowing what video GPU you have. There is no way anyone can tell you what to look for.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8.1


    Thanks, it's an AMD Radeon Sapphire HD6670
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