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Not having a widescreen FTL... >:|
Haha.. Its really hard to find decent widescreen wallpapers that arn't just of trees, birds, water, etc.

But once you go widescreen you never go back!
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Haha.. Its really hard to find decent widescreen wallpapers that arn't just of trees, birds, water, etc.

But once you go widescreen you never go back!
Deviant Art FTW!! >.<
    
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I remember 1280x1024

Now most of my stuff is at 1680x1050 (OS) or 1920x1080 (Games) in games at that res you don't even need AA

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Haha.. Its really hard to find decent widescreen wallpapers that arn't just of trees, birds, water, etc.

But once you go widescreen you never go back!
I found a neat trick, Google Image Search your resolution (i.e. "1920x1080")
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I remember 1280x1024

Now most of my stuff is at 1680x1050 (OS) or 1920x1080 (Games) in games at that res you don't even need AA
I wish I oculd do that, but I'm limited by my 9800XT.
    
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I remember 1280x1024

Now most of my stuff is at 1680x1050 (OS) or 1920x1080 (Games) in games at that res you don't even need AA



I found a neat trick, Google Image Search your resolution (i.e. "1920x1080")
lol, I did it and this it the first image that popped up
http://i2.tinypic.com/206hmja.jpg

Thats one slow computer Man.. I remember when I was a noob, and I bought a $5,000 alienware, and thats around the score I was getting about a year later when 05 was released. (2.8ghz P4 and a x800 i believe..)
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lol, I did it and this it the first image that popped up
http://i2.tinypic.com/206hmja.jpg

Thats one slow computer
I wonder what he was running.
    
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If you want to find some sweet wallpapers at any resolution try interfacelift.

http://interfacelift.com/wallpaper/index.php
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If you want to find some sweet wallpapers at any resolution try interfacelift.

http://interfacelift.com/wallpaper/index.php
I could get lost in all of those walls... Thanks
    
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So it's an LCD... well then, that means that up until now you were looking at everything blurred since LCD's only look crisp at their max resolution.

Also, tell your dad to use a larger font instead of changing the resolution. We're not using CRT's anymore.


Still using CRTs... would definely like a couple of TFT's for dual-monitor though.
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Man, I love my 1600 x 1200, and working on 1280 x 1024 all day everyday sucks compared to when I'm home.

Do you think I could get by without AA and still have good graphics?
    
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