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...and now my left monitor (Both displays are 1440x900) has roughly an inch of black space on the right side going down from top to bottom and a bar across the top that is about a half an inch, pushing my entire desktop down and to the left (So my taskbar is below the bottom of my monitor and chopped halfway off.)

How can I fix this?

-=edit=-

here is a quick paint rendition of the problem. Maybe it can help...

besticando.jpg

-=edit 2=-

Furthermore, it was hit while playing Mirror's Edge so I was in a video game.
Edited by im_not_an_artard - 2/18/11 at 12:36am
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auto it agian.
 
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Lord Xeb;12430560 
auto it agian.

I tried. My monitor seems to think that it is perfectly fine how it is.
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quick paint rendition of problem. Added to op.

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Furthermore, it was hit while playing Mirror's Edge so I was in a video game. Also added to op.
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manual adjust it? how hard is that?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by whe3ls;12430631 
manual adjust it? how hard is that?

How would I do that? I've gone in and tried to tweak the resolution, but it's not working.

Maybe I'm confused as to how I manually do what seems to be changing the x and y inputs of where the middle of the screen should be.

It's like I just need to shift the entire right display up half an inch and to the right an inch.
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there should be a menu buttom on the monitor? find that go throu the menu
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You can do it in nvidia control panel I think as well, I saw something to do with adjusting black bars :s like adjust image or something
     
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Quote:
Originally Posted by whe3ls;12430646 
there should be a menu buttom on the monitor? find that go throu the menu

Well, here's the issue with that.

I did have a 'herp derp' moment and made it so the screen was centered and I could see the entire bar at the bottom. The problem is that there is still two black bars on either side of the monitor and it seems to be squished. Is there a way to stretch it within the monitor menu? Not seeing one..
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