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Old 09-16-2007, 04:38 AM   #1 (permalink)
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well i just bought a 19 " cibox widescreen
and when i play games i get the little strips on the side
is there a prgoram or tick to make the game work for widescreen?

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Old 09-16-2007, 05:25 AM   #2 (permalink)
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ahh if the game supports widescreen just change the res in options. and even idf it doesnt it will usualy stretch out. ive never had this problem but spounds like its just a compatiblilty issue with the game. try look on the net for fixes/tutorials on how to mod support for widescreen

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adjust the game settings to be 1400 x 900

but shouldn't it autoadjust to fit the screen?

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Well find out if the game supports widescreen. If not, then I'd recommend leaving it alone. Imo, things don't look too good stretched out onto a widescreen.
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Most of the new games support widescreen
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Old 09-16-2007, 04:27 PM   #6 (permalink)
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with games like Battlefield 2142 it doesnt have 1440x900 in the in-game settings so you just edit the 2142 game icon and change it to the widescreen setting, although it will say something different on the game it will still fit the screen properly in the right mode

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sounds like you scaling your monitor to make it not widescreen for gaming as many pro's tend to do
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might need to change the ratio too wats is it 16:9 16:10 or 4:3

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