Windows® 7 display resolution problem
How to deal with display resolution problems on Windows 7 system?
Windows 7 is the latest OS from Microsoft. This OS is far superior to previous versions of Windows based operating systems in many ways. Windows 7 comes with many advanced features such as Windows Defender, Windows Aero, Windows Search, Windows Gadgets etc. Windows 7 also has an enhanced graphical user interface which is very eye pleasing and user friendly at the same time. If the system your installed with Windows 7 has a high definition screen, then the graphical user interface would look even better. However, there are some issues that might come up with the display of your system installed with Windows 7 OS. These include resolution being of very low quality, grains on the screen, lines (vertical or horizontal) on the screen of the system etc. The resolution issue on your computer operating on Windows 7 would greatly reduce the visual appeal of the system and also limit the functioning of some applications. There are many reasons as to why display resolution problem has come up on Windows 7. These include problems with some of the drivers, malware infection within the drivers, problems with some of the system files associated with the display drivers, incorrect configuration of display settings and so on.
Following details mentioned below gives users more information regarding tips to fix display resolution problems in Windows 7:
- Check display drivers
- Remove malware
- Repair OS
Check display drivers
Display drivers are responsible for linking the display of the system and the Windows 7 OS. If the display drivers used on Windows 7 are incompatible, illegitimate, outdated or of the wrong type specification, issues would come up with the screen including the resolution problem. All Windows 7 users having screen resolution related issues are advised to check the display drivers in use and if they are found not matching the requirements, the drivers would have to be replaced with proper ones to solve the issues.
Problems with resolution of display on Windows 7 computer might be because of the presence of malware within the system. Malwares are known to cause problems by infecting display drivers installed on the system and modifying them. Such malware related screen issues can be easily solved by removing the malwares on the system using an updated antivirus program.
If some of the Windows 7 system files associated with the functioning of display drivers of the system got damaged or corrupted in some way, then problems might come up with the screen including resolution related issues. Such problems can be only solved by repairing the Windows 7 OS using default OS repair tool. If the problem seems to have come up recently, then users can also use the System Restore tool to restore system to earlier time to get the display back to ideal working condition.
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