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Windows 8.1 Pro Screen Resolution Problem

  1. #1


    Posts : 4
    Windows 8.1 Pro

    Windows 8.1 Pro Screen Resolution Problem


    I just updated from windows 7 Pro to windows 8.1 Pro and it seems to work fine, but when I try to change my screen resolution, it won't let me, its greyed out and won't change from the recommended settings, Please help!

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  2. #2


    Posts : 2,617
    Windows 3.1 > Windows 10


    It appears you need to update your video driver
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  3. #3


    Posts : 4
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    I will try that when I get home and get back to this thread if it has worked or not!
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  4. #4


    Posts : 9
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    Would you give me some info about your system, such as make and model, that would help out a lot if we need to find the right drivers.
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  5. #5


    Posts : 4
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    Not home right now so I don't know the exact but I believe it's Dell OptiPlex 990 Mini Tower Desktop Quad Core i7-2600 3.40GHz 8GB DDR3 RAM 1TB HD
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    Windows 3.1 > Windows 10
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  7. #7


    Posts : 4
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    Hey guys I think it was a problem with my tv and I'm still not home but I will try it when I get home and if it works I will Give the fix here, since I have a smart tv it might not be on the correct display setting...
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