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Windows 8 desktop larger than screen on external monitor -

  1. #1

    Hafnarfjrur IS
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    Linux Centos 7, W8.1, W7, W2K3 Server W10

    Windows 8 desktop larger than screen on external monitor -

    Hi there
    I've got a laptop computer that ONLY has HDMI output -- no PC / VGA.

    I've connected a LCD TV to it (HDMI).

    The desktop image is slightly larger than the Monitor making navigation very cumbersome

    doesn't seem to matter which resolution I choose.

    Graphics is Intel HD graphics

    Any solutions peeps. !!! I've tried all the output to panel options etc.


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  2. #2

    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 6,490
    Windows 10 Education 64 Bit

    Does the TV/Monitor have any resize options in its menu? I can remember having to do this on one of my old CRT monitors to get things all squared up and on screen.
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Windows 8 desktop larger than screen on external monitor -
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