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\015 How do you reset the resolution - images on the screen are stretched\015

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If you have recently added the moniter to your pc then go to microsoft windows updates and run the custom updates and under hardware on the right there should be a download drive stating the name of your moniter and download it,,,unless you have not set the resolution in the control panel after pressing start and go to moniter display to adjust the slider to the right setting,good luck
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