Windows 10: Windows 10 won't offer full HD resolution for full HD monitor

  1. Posts : 9
    Windows 10 Pro Build 10162
       21 Jun 2015 #1

    Windows 10 won't offer full HD resolution for full HD monitor

    Hello, I recently installed the latest Windows 10 TP (I believe it said April) on an old school computer with an Intel Core 2 Duo @ 2.97 GHz. It always used to run 3:2 in the classroom but on a fresh install of 7 Professional it offered and worked in Full HD 16:9 mode while connected to a compatible Full HD display using VGA. Now, after installing 10, it is offering me 1024 768 and 1200-ish as display options- but there's nowhere that I can see a place to manually override that and demand Full HD wide-screen for the same Full HD 16:9 VGA-connected monitor! Does anyone know if such a function exists, and, if so, how to access it? If there's no built-in tool, is there an external one I can use?

    Many thanks!
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    23 Jun 2015 #2

    sounds like a driver issue to me. dunno however, why the common resolutions that VGA can support, have been disabled.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    24 Jun 2015 #3

    Which kind of GPU an which drivers are you using for it ?
      My ComputersSystem Spec


Related Threads
How to Turn On or Off Use Start Full Screen in Windows 10 In Windows 10, users can change the size of Start for their account to be a Start menu or full screen Start. Starting with Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14328, Microsoft has...
Woah, woah, I can't believe it, been having problems all morning with two of my Insider pcs, but I finally have the full version of Windows 10. I thought I was downloading 10240 over 10162, but it's the full version, I'm stoked. Whoops might be a...
Windows 10 Full Version in Installation and Upgrade
Will the Windows 10 full version from the retail store only require the product key on the first installation to register the hardware device?
"Full of" may be a little strong (maybe not). But you have to be careful where ever you shop. There is a post over at the JRiver Media Center forum about a guy RAMESH NAGALLA who is selling JRiver for $3.99 - and bunch of other programs that he...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 13:43.
Find Us