Articles tagged: resolution

Changing Size of Displayed Items

Tip of the Day: the Size of Things on Your Display

Windows 10 Scale and Layout

How Can I Make the Text on My Screen Larger?

There are several ways to adjust the size of text and items on your screen. I’ll discuss a commonly-used wrong way as well as the right way.

Full Resolution Puppy

How Do I Print Pictures from Websites So They Look Good?

Printing pictures displayed on screen so they look good turns out to be surprisingly difficult, if not downright impossible.

1920x1200 Resolution Example

How Do Pixels and DPI and Resolution and Picture Size and File Size All Relate?

Photographic images have a number of characteristics that we often don’t consider. I’ll review how digital pictures are constructed and stored and what you need to keep in mind when sharing or publishing.

VGA Connector

Will My Old CRT Work with a New Computer?

Of course it depends, but you may be able to get that old monitor working with a new computer.

Camera

Is There Software that Will Transform Poor Quality Images and Videos?

You can’t add data to an image to make it better, but there are some tricks that can make it visually more appealing.

External Monitor

Why Does My Monitor Stretch and Distort My Display?

To get the clearest image possible it’s important to have a graphics card that can produce the native or prefered resolution of your monitor.

Troubleshooting Computer Monitor Problems: the Sideways Stretch

Stretched or horizontally elongated screen are a common computer monitor problem. We’ll look at the most likely cause, and resolution.

External Monitor

My window is too large and wider than my screen. How do I resize it back?

A window that is too big for your screen can be a real problem. Let’s fix that.