Can't fill screen after Win 7 Upgrade

  AP22 16:27 05 May 2010

I have a Sony Vaio VGN SX1P Laptop which has been running under Windows XP. I have just done a clean install of Windows 7 and all is fine except that the desktop does not fill the whole screen. There is about an inch of black at each side. I tried the Sony website but they just said they don't provide support for Windows 7 on my model which is about 4 years old. I have tried various screen resolutions without success. There used to be a Fit to screen/stretch option on XP but I cannot find this on Win 7.Any ideas please?

  northumbria61 16:34 05 May 2010

Have you got Orientation set to LANDSCAPE ?

  northumbria61 16:40 05 May 2010

AP22 - anything here that might help ? An update of Monitor driver perhaps.

click here

  AP22 15:04 06 May 2010

Thanks northumbria61

  northumbria61 22:04 06 May 2010

Can I take it that this worked for you ?

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