Having problems with your HP w2558hc 25.5" Widescreen LCD Monitor ?

I have a new flat panel 21" monitor which I love. However, photos which I took of taller objects and some Windows games appear too wide and not tall enough. The same thing can happen on the new TV's when you want the picture to fill the rectangular screen.


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It sounds like you have the resolution set wrong. Typical monitors are setup with a 4:3 aspect ratio. With the widescreen monitors, you have to get a resolution that will support the 16:9 I purchased a dell monitor a while back that was the same way, and I just went in and made sure I had it set for the 16:9 aspect ratio.
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\015\012Right click on the desktop, go to Personalize(Vista) or Options, and then system tab, and slide the bar along the resolution ruler to the correct size. Play with them a little too, to make sure it fits you best. Some of the higher resolutions will show more screen space, but will have smaller text.
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