Resizing your desktop to fit the screen – Possible Causes for Windows 10 Screen Doesn’t Fit Monitor
Like many others have said – my screen is stretched and squashed horizontally and everything looks awful with Windows I’ve seen this suggested times and it has nothing to do with the problem. This is a new computer that came with Windows 10 so I can’t revert back, I need this issue solved. This thread is locked. You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. Threats include any threat of suicide, violence, or harm to another. Any content of an adult theme or inappropriate to a community web site.
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Step 1: I suggest you to download the display drivers for your device from the Manufacturer’s website. Step 2: Boot the device to Safe mode and uninstall the existing drivers and restart the computer. Refer: Start your PC in safe mode in Windows Steps to Uninstall the Display Adapter driver. Refer to the article by Ander Da Costa on How to: Install and Update drivers in Windows 10, try to install the drivers in compatibility mode.
Step 3: Follow the below steps to place the computer in normal mode. Hope it helps. Reply to the post with an updated status accessing the screen display for further assistance.
Was this reply helpful? Yes No. Sorry this didn’t help. There is no manufacturer listed. It says “to be filled by o. At first, I thought it might be a problem caused by the monitor, but when I was installing windows updates, the updating screen was normal and not stretched. However, as soon as it restarted, it was back to being stretched again.
It’s not the background. It’s the entire screen. All the icons, the windows, menus, everything. Square images are basically showing as rectangles and are distorted so I can’t do any editing work anymore and some text looks so stretched I cannot read it.
But it’s not an issue with the monitor, as I explained above. I’ve seen the screen behave normally and work unstretched during the update screen. And when it had restarted it was back to the stretched screen. I’ve seen dozens of people with the same issue, many of them posted here and no one has helped resolve this issue and almost everyone has had the issue because they had installed Windows As I said, this is a new computer so I don’t have the option of reverting back.
Choose where you want to search below Search Search the Community. Search the community and support articles Windows Windows 10 Search Community member. I’ve seen this suggested times and it has nothing to do with the problem This is a new computer that came with Windows 10 so I can’t revert back, I need this issue solved.
I have the same question Report abuse. Details required :. Cancel Submit. Previous Next. Hi, Do not worry we will help you with this issue. Select Device Manager. Expand Display Adapter. Right click on the Display Adapter and click on Uninstall. Type msconfig and press Enter.
In the System Configuration window, click on General tab. Select Start-up selection as Normal startup , click on Apply and Ok. Follow onscreen instructions. Thank you. Thanks for your feedback. How satisfied are you with this reply? Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. In reply to A. User’s post on August 24, But I did complete the bottom steps and there was no change. Is anyone actually going to help? Hello SH, Sorry to here you have that problem.
User’s post on August 27, Hello shunoichi, Sorry I missed thinking about the video resolution problem. Have you changed monitors? It’s a new computer, as I said. Had the same problem. We changed the screen resolution and it seems to be fixed. I don’t know if you’ve tried this but go to Settings, click System, go to Display tab, click Advanced Setting Display, and makes sure the resolution is on the recommended setting x for our computer.
This might work for you or not. Good Luck! Nothing changes. Thank you so much! In reply to DanielleMorris1’s post on October 17, I have the same problem but I don’t have an “Advanced Setting Display” option and the driver seems to be insisting on BasicDisplay. This site in other languages x.
How do i stretch my computer screen. Stretched game screen on Windows 10 laptop
See How to resize my desktop for instructions. Change it to which the resolution would look the best. Many are unaware that many problems within the PC are resolvable with just the keyboard on their computers.