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When I turn my computer on, the screen resolution is set to much lower than its optimum (1920X1200) The resolution is at something like 800X600 and there are blurry lines across the screen. Also, when I turn the power on and I get to my desktop, it doesn't allow me to change the resolution back to normal. I don't know why my computer started doing this and 9 out of 10 times that I turn the computer on it looks blurry.


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If you haven't updated your video driver I would suggest now is the time. Sounds like your primary driver for the display is corrupt and it is converting to the driver and resolution reserved for safe mode. Go the computers support page and to the driver files and look up the graphics and chipset driver for your operating system and either run them or download them from the site.
Only three things that I can think of:
1. Your video card is dying. Hopefully, that's not the case.

2. The drivers for your video card have become corrupt. This is the best-case scenario. Go to your manufacturer's website and download and install the latest drivers.

3. The monitor is failing. Your problem is not a usual sign of a failing monitor, though, so less likely.

-J
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