Screen Display



ladytunderin
07-09-2005, 11:35 PM
I am new to computers. can you tell me if it is normal to have a black band
around the outside of the screen, it is about 1 cm wide. can I make the
screen bigger to have the whole screen used? Even when i maximise or use full
screen it it still there. Thank you
Ladytunderin

Galen
07-09-2005, 11:35 PM
In news:C2D2482E-1BCB-4C36-92A6-51D7A4081400@microsoft.com,
ladytunderin <ladytunderin@discussions.microsoft.com> had this to say:

My reply is at the bottom of your sent message:

> I am new to computers. can you tell me if it is normal to have a
> black band around the outside of the screen, it is about 1 cm wide.
> can I make the screen bigger to have the whole screen used? Even when
> i maximise or use full screen it it still there. Thank you
> Ladytunderin

Use the buttons on your monitor and resize it so that it fills the whole
monitor.

Galen
--

"And that recommendation, with the exaggerated estimate of my ability
with which he prefaced it, was, if you will believe me, Watson, the
very first thing which ever made me feel that a profession might be
made out of what had up to that time been the merest hobby."

Sherlock Holmes

Malke
07-09-2005, 11:35 PM
ladytunderin wrote:

> I am new to computers. can you tell me if it is normal to have a black
> band around the outside of the screen, it is about 1 cm wide. can I
> make the screen bigger to have the whole screen used? Even when i
> maximise or use full screen it it still there. Thank you
> Ladytunderin

Use the buttons on the *monitor* to adjust the picture to fill the
screen.

Malke
--
MS-MVP Windows User/Shell
Elephant Boy Computers
www.elephantboycomputers.com
"Don't Panic"

ladytunderin
07-09-2005, 11:35 PM
Thank you so much.

"Galen" wrote:

> In news:C2D2482E-1BCB-4C36-92A6-51D7A4081400@microsoft.com,
> ladytunderin <ladytunderin@discussions.microsoft.com> had this to say:
>
> My reply is at the bottom of your sent message:
>
> > I am new to computers. can you tell me if it is normal to have a
> > black band around the outside of the screen, it is about 1 cm wide.
> > can I make the screen bigger to have the whole screen used? Even when
> > i maximise or use full screen it it still there. Thank you
> > Ladytunderin
>
> Use the buttons on your monitor and resize it so that it fills the whole
> monitor.
>
> Galen
> --
>
> "And that recommendation, with the exaggerated estimate of my ability
> with which he prefaced it, was, if you will believe me, Watson, the
> very first thing which ever made me feel that a profession might be
> made out of what had up to that time been the merest hobby."
>
> Sherlock Holmes
>
>
>


Screen Display