Having problems with your Compaq Presario Notebook ?

Laptop only displays image on 2/3 of lcd screen.

\015 The image is complete, another words it's not cut of by the blank right side of screen. The image looks like it was just pushed toward the left side leaving it looking somewhat compressed and distorted like it looks when you set an older lcd, with a native resolution of 1024x768, to 1280x800. The windows desktop for instance looks distorted, round icon will look oval shaped because the aspect ratio is not right. This laptop displays this distorted image right from the moment the machine turns on so it's not the resolution settings in Windows, and an external display works fine when attached to vga port on the back. This is a Compaq Presario R3000 laptop.I've tried swapping memory and cpu but no effect. I am going to try a different lcd on it and or try it's lcd on a different laptop but haven't got the resources to do it just yet. I've spent several hours searching for some one with similar problem with no luck. So if anyone knows what this might be I'd sure appreciate any input that might be helpful. Thanks.\015

Answers :

Try installing the latest video driver. Download it from the HP WEB site and make sure the video driver matches Windows XP or Vista that is installed on your laptop.
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