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1680x1050 forced to 1920x1080?

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My monitor is an ASUS VW224, I was only able to get the display to 1680x1050 until I installed the Vision Engine software instead of CCC. After I can set it to 1920x1080. AMD VISION sees this as a 1680x1050 max resolution display. ASUS website lists it as one. Why can I force a higher resolution?
post #2 of 25
This is all jumbled around, do you want 1680x1050 or 1920x1080?

If it is 1680x1050 then who cares don't force the higher res.
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post #3 of 25
Looks like the max reso on your monitor is 1680x1050, and I believe that you'll just see a black screen if you try to force a higher resolution on your monitor.
 
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Sometimes it can scale upwards, by forcing a higher resolution than native.

But seriously, just stick to native resolution, it'll look 1000x better. I used to force 1080p on a 1440x900 monitor, and it just looked horrible.
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post #5 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by pioneerisloud;14541377 
Sometimes it can scale upwards, by forcing a higher resolution than native.

But seriously, just stick to native resolution, it'll look 1000x better. I used to force 1080p on a 1440x900 monitor, and it just looked horrible.

16x9 win right there. biggrin.gif

Just cuz you can doesn't mean you should.
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post #6 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by Newegg 
ASUS VW223B
Maximum Resolution
1680 x 1050
You can't go any higher or I guess you shouldn't
post #7 of 25
Why would you force a 16:9 resolution onto a 16:10 monitor?
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post #8 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ipwnnubletz;14541382 
Why would you force a 16:9 resolution onto a 16:10 monitor?

I think he was just asking why he could. If he was planning on 1080p I wouldn't know why.
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post #9 of 25
I remember forcing a higher resolution on my old CRT monitor.

I also remember forcing higher refresh rate on my LCD monitor. That came to an end with Windows 7 tho. after that it was hard for my eyes to adjust to 60hz
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post #10 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lefty67;14541400 
I remember forcing a higher resolution on my old CRT monitor.

I also remember forcing higher refresh rate on my LCD monitor. That came to an end with Windows 7 tho. It was hard for my eyes to adjust to 60hz


No way, how could you tell the difference? ninja.gif
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