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how to scale desktop

  1. #1


    Posts : 3
    Windows 8.1

    how to scale desktop


    my resolution is 1920x1080
    but didn't fit to screen
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  2. #2


    Nothing's wrong in that picture... And what do you man by it's not fitting?
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  3. #3


    Posts : 6
    Windows 8.1 / 8.1 Pro


    Is your monitor 1920x1080? Take a picture with phone or other device and post it here to give the other users a better idea of what is wrong.
    Last edited by BC5; 19 Jul 2015 at 14:51. Reason: lol 1080x1920 is meant to be other way round
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  4. #4


    Mine's 1600x900

    My friend's screen is 1920x1080 and the hard drive icons are like that if that's what's wrong. What do you think is wrong?
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  5. #5


    Posts : 3
    Windows 8.1


    these pictures take by camera
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  6. #6


    Posts : 179
    Windows 8.1 Pro x64 with Media Center


    It's overscan of the TV.

    There are several ways to fix this. Depending on the manufacturer of the TV, They have their own way of naming schemes.

    On your remote, try finding anything that relates to the following:

    PC/Computer mode,
    "Format" or "View Mode" -> "Dot by Dot" or "1:1 pixel mapping"
    Full Screen
    Full Pixel
    Edge to Edge
    Screen Fit
    etc.
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