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I'm thinking about running my 19" CRT at 1920x1200 for some extra desktop space. It normally only does 1600x1200, will it hurt the screen if I run it at 1920? If I go any higher then 1920 it's out of frequency, but it seems fine at 1920.
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Can you actually see anything without a magnifying glass is the question.
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If it looks good and your monitor does not heat up like an oven then just keep it at those settings
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Well I just tried another 19" monitor I have (gateway ev910), and it seems to do 2048x1536 just fine. I'm not sure why a 19" would be able to pull that res, something must not be quite right lol.

(edit) I just realized that monitor is on a VGA cable, would that help? Perhaps the DVI>vga adapters aren't dual link.
Edited by Crazy9000 - 5/26/08 at 9:59pm
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