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I'm trying to get each webpage I visit to use the entire screen instead of just the middle with bars on the left and right. For example:
yahoox.png
I use nosquint add on for Firefox but if I magnify it big enough to fit the screen it just doesn't look right. I'm not talking about the F11 full screen option or using CTRL +or-. OCN has a widescreen option: example:
ocnx.png
I was just wondering how to get other sites to display that way without me having to manipulate every page I visit.
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Im pretty sure that it depends on the website some have the widescreen option but a lot still have a 4:3 layout as like 70% of users are still on 1024x768 or similar.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by fibre_optics;15252002 
Im pretty sure that it depends on the website some have the widescreen option but a lot still have a 4:3 layout as like 70% of users are still on 1024x768 or similar.

I kind of thought that would be the answer but was still hoping there was a way to do it.frown.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by EVILNOK;15252103 
I kind of thought that would be the answer but was still hoping there was a way to do it.frown.gif


Answer: turn your screen so that it is in portrait mode biggrin.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by EVILNOK;15252103 
I kind of thought that would be the answer but was still hoping there was a way to do it.frown.gif

Lower your resolution to 1024x768 biggrin.gif
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The real problem is you're using Yahoo. lol
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Zoom

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It's the way the CSS is written, I'm afraid.

Narrow website layouts are more compatible.
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post #9 of 14
You really cant do anything else other than zoom it in or out! Besides, you have a 1080p screen, that isnt something small, now think about those guys with larger resolutions!

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Originally Posted by Cavi Mike;15252197 
The real problem is you're using Yahoo. lol

Whats wrong with Yahoo?
Edited by Captain1337 - 10/10/11 at 3:21pm
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