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Higher screen resolution

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    Higher screen resolution

    I have just connected my laptop to a 1080p tv, when i did that it also changed the resolution of my laptop from 1600x900 to 1920x1080,
    So it must be possible to get a higher resolution i am just wondering how,
    if anyone has any ideas please let me know

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    All displays have a definitive range of resolutions it can display, you'll get a warning when you try over/under those limits. Check your manual what those limits are.
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Higher screen resolution
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