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If i get a widescreen monitor can i play my games at thier normal resolution without stretching them? Like when you have the black bars on the side? Would the picture quality be as good at the lower resolution?

The reason i ask is because most games dont support widescreen, and i would rather not strech them if it distorts the image.
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i have seen first hand that gaming on widescreen is sweet! most older games dont support it, but almost all the new ones do. hope that helps ya
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also with most games its a simple INI file edit and put in a custom res.. like on UT2k4 just edit put in something like 1280x720 and boom there ya go you can also increas your POV as well after all its a wide screen
    
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Many of the newer games have in their graphics options a selection called aspect ratio. make this bigger for widescreen moniters.
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