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is there anyway that i can lock my desktop resolution so it isnt overriden by games??
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Most games don't keep the resolution through to the desktop but I do know there are some out there. Your best bet would probably be to run the game at the same resolution as your desktop.
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well thats what im having a problem with.

Currently i have my desktop at 1280x1024 but when i run BF2 it sets my desktop resolution to 1024x768 and then i cant change my BF2 resolution higher than 1024x768, COD2 also does the same.

i want it so that both my Desktop and Games run at 1280x1024.

this has only happened since i got my new CRT 17" monitor.

on my old CRT 17" it didnt change the resolution at all. The new monitor is detected as having a maximum Resolution way over 1280x1024 so im sure its not that.
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