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Old 08-11-2006, 05:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I am having a slight problem with windows, It boots up fine and loads fine, but the "Start" text is all fuzzy and blurred and when i open internet and search something on any search engine it doesnt display most of the text and also the title bar of every window e.g. Top bar of every windows saying what it is "My Documents" this is missing.

Can anyone help.


ps, i can send pictures of problem if needed

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Old 08-11-2006, 05:39 PM   #2 (permalink)
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First scan for spy/malware... Then install updated video drivers, or repair the OS, if the spy/malware removal does not help.

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Old 08-12-2006, 05:21 PM   #3 (permalink)
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check your resolution (start / control panel / Apperance and Themes / Display and click the Settings tab)

Windows default resolution is usualy 640 x 480, or 800 x 800. This makes everything fuzzy and not fit your monitor. The lower resolution can create those symtoms with some monitors. (mine)

pm me some screenshots if you have the time
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Old 08-12-2006, 05:27 PM   #4 (permalink)
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adjust the resolution and the color depth also update the video drivers often times after i format before i install the drivers my windows are fuzzy.

AIM = jcortestechhelp
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Old 08-13-2006, 06:17 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Thanks for all replies, i updated my video drivers and it works fine now.

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