1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 49
    win 7
       21 Oct 2016 #1

    Black borders on all sides


    Have a 21.5 " Acer monitor with an old AMD Radeon 3450 HD

    There are black borders on the display.
    Icons oval,also pic distorted
    On display settings the max. res. seen is 1280 although the monitor is full HD
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  2. Joined : Jul 2014
    Serbia
    Posts : 6,524
    All kinds
       22 Oct 2016 #2

    Need proper drivers first.
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  3. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 49
    win 7
       22 Oct 2016 #3

    sure but there is no driver for win 10 anniversary update ,uses the microsoft universal driver.so there is no inf file and the card is listed as pnp device.
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  4. Joined : Aug 2014
    Balayan, Batangas
    Posts : 168
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
       22 Oct 2016 #4

    I think Windows 10 actually supports ATi Radeon HD 3450.

    Windows® 10 Driver Support for Discrete AMD Rad... | Community

    but there's a note:

    These graphics products must be installed using display driver version: 8.970.100.9001. This driver is provided as a courtesy and only available via Windows Update. Please enable Windows Update and allow it to detect and install the appropriate driver.
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  5. Joined : Aug 2014
    Forever West
    Posts : 2,338
    Win10 Home and Pro, Win7 Home, Linux Mint
       22 Oct 2016 #5

    I'll describe a situation: every different computer I connect to my HP 19" WXGA monitor on my workbench prompts it to go through its built-in Auto Adjust to fit the graphics adapter settings. There is a short period before that finishes where there is a black border on all sides of the display, when finished the screen is filled out as it should be.
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  6. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 49
    win 7
       22 Oct 2016 #6

    Today I have replaced the card with a 5 series Radeon.Now everything normal again.
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