Hi there, i have a problem that whenever I play a game or watch a video (windows media player) it is always too dark to watch normally. I have the brightness turned right up on my Belinea monitor and this has happened through three graphics cards so it is unlikely that.
With my old graphics card (Geforce FX5200) it had a colour overlay brightness setting that i could make higher so videos worked fine when that was set. It still had no settings for games though and if the game itself didn't include a gamma setting i could barely see.
Now i have a radeon 9800 pro with the latest omega drivers, and it seems to have a setting for games gamma, but the only thing i can find for overlay (which i believe is videos) it won't let me adjust, why is this?
I used to find this with my NVidia cards.Games were always way to dark to see anything.I used the GC settings to get the pic bright enough to see.I had several GC's,and swapping them about(all NVidia)discovered it was worst with the "budget" cards(unbranded V's Hercules/Leadtek)but only on one particular system(K7VZA mobo)Your not alone with the dark screen problem,and its not just Ati cards that suffer this.
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