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Hello everyone,

I have a 2560x1440 monitor (Asus PB278Q) and I love it. One problem though...all my games auto reset to 1920x1080 every time I go to play them so I have to reset games back to 2560x1440. Anyone know why this is occuring?

I'm using GTX 670 4gb SLI as well btw.

Any suggestions appreciated smile.gif.
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Just double checking that you have set the res to 2560x1440 in windows right?
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Originally Posted by Crooksy View Post

Just double checking that you have set the res to 2560x1440 in windows right?

try that.
also which games are you playing? some games don't go over 1080p.
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well yes I def have 2560x1440 going on my desktop...and so far every game that I have tried has done it...

BF3
Bioshock Infinite
Guild Wars 2

Sorry it took so long to get back to you guys....I have been busy frown.gif

I honestly feel that it might just have to be with setting up the monitors or SLI that I'm not catching, but not sure yet

Any suggestions are welcome...
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Originally Posted by Guinibee View Post

well yes I def have 2560x1440 going on my desktop...and so far every game that I have tried has done it...

BF3
Bioshock Infinite
Guild Wars 2

Sorry it took so long to get back to you guys....I have been busy frown.gif

I honestly feel that it might just have to be with setting up the monitors or SLI that I'm not catching, but not sure yet

Any suggestions are welcome...

are you using hdmi 4.1,,or displayport
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hdmi...
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post #7 of 8
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I could try DVI....

Update:
Guild Wars 2 isn't doing it after resetting...but BF3 and Bioshock still do it...
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New Update:

Games that work fine:
Counter Strike Go
Bioshock Infinite
Guild Wars 2
Civilization 5
Shogun 2

Games that have issues:
Battlefield 3
Starcraft 2

I load the game and for some reason it constantly switches back to 1080p when I set it up under 1440p. These two games maybe the settings are messed up for them? I feel like this would be a more common issue...now one has any ideas???
Edited by Guinibee - 6/12/13 at 10:03am
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