Topic Title: Windows 8.1 and black edges and fuzzy fonts
Topic Summary: Problem since today's upgrade
Created On: 01/08/2014 05:48 PM
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 01/08/2014 05:48 PM
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I have an external Asus Monitor VN247H 24" and an AD Radeon HD 7500M/7600M Graphics card. Everything looked great in Windows 8. Following today's upgrade to Windows 8.1, I had black bands around the outside of the display. I downloaded Catalyst Control Center and in "my digital flat-panels" changed the scaling options to overscan 0%. Now the black bars have gone but the fonts are all a bit fuzzy, as though out of focus.

I'd be really grateful for any suggestions as to a solution.

Many thanks

 01/09/2014 12:40 AM
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Use the native resolution of the display. If it's connected through HDMI, make sure you select a pixel format the display likes.


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