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Does my text look odd to you in 1820X1080. Card and monitor details below

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I feel like my text is so tiny on a 51" samsung 1080P 60hz plasma TV. I also feel that the text just looks so off when set to (1920X1080) When I let the card (EVGA Gtx 580 SC) run in native it puts me in 720. Is this just how this is supposed to look? Everything is so tiny it almost seems as if it is hard to read. Character modeling in video games / shading / lighting etc all look phenominal. Text is all so very very small.

Sorry if this is a stupid question by the way I am just new to a card this powerful and am used to running in 720 on a 720P lcd tv.
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post #2 of 5
Looks fine to me. You can increase font size in the options I'd assume, you can for Firefox at least.
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Yep. Need to go into windows properties and adjust the text size to a larger size. That should help.

My Pc never seemed to look quite right on my big screen flat panel. always gave me a headache when playing games too. Just went back to a monitor.
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Thanks for the quick response! My bad on the typo to I mean (1920X1080) not 1820 lol..Google here I come! time to figure out how to change text size. Thanks again guys.
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you can try ctrl+middle mouse wheel and see if that makes it look ok.
 
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