Questions about monitor settings - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Monitors, Printers and Peripherals
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 01-08-2005, 06:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
Junior Techie
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Posts: 69
Default Questions about monitor settings

I have read a few posts talking about different monitors settings i.e. res, refresh and dpi etc. It seems that most people use high screen res like over 1000 and im just wondering how you guys can use such high res and still be able to comfortably read the screen? its crazy to me thats why i have to ask. i have normal 20/20 vision and it make everything soo small. Do most do it for gaming purposes only? or do you compensate for the low res by changing other things?
I use 800x600 with 99 dpi and 100 refresh rate

Talk to me people
__________________

freenet is offline  
Old 01-08-2005, 06:34 PM   #2 (permalink)
ID.10T
 
ohGrFreak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Midwest in tha houzze
Posts: 1,657
Send a message via AIM to ohGrFreak Send a message via Yahoo to ohGrFreak
Default

my lcd is at 1024x768, and i have bad eyesight, but i can still read everything fine, and i'ts not a big screen either, it's only a 17 inch. i don't use anything to compensate, the text size for my browser is set to normal.
__________________
ohGrFreak is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:11 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.