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Hey i just got a LG flatron L1917S LCD monitor ok specs i think, 600:1 8ms, anyway i am reading through the manual and it recommends my max resolution setting at 1280X1024, now it looks great as it looked a bit not rite at 1024X768.
It also recommends 60Hz refresh rate, i can go up to 75 in my options and have tried it and don't see much of a difference, should i put it at 75? or does more not necessarily mean better?

oh yea and OCN now looks terrible with big side chunks of nothing!
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That's a good monitor, I've seen it before @ a computer convention.

Max resolution should be set to what the highest available is. And your Refresh rate usually doesn't make a difference/doesn't matter when you've got an LCD, so I say keep it at 60Hz, CRT's should be set to the highest refresh rate possible.

So set Refresh Rate to 60, Resolution to 1280x1024, and you should be good. LCD's (for me) have only looked good in max resolution.
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I still have to say a 21" sony crt @1600x1200 stock is better

Nice flat screen though. Good buy.
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I still have to say a 21" sony crt @1600x1200 stock is better

Nice flat screen though. Good buy.
oreet don't brag

ok thanks for the info lightsource, yea like i said i didn't notice a difference in refresh rate on this LCD unlike i did with my CTR, but this looks way better overall
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