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Update Your Video Drivers After Installing Windows 7

1. Click Start, type device manager, then press Enter.

2. Expand the tree for Display adapters. You should see an entry that says “Standard VGA” or something similar.

3. Right-click that entry, then click Update Driver Software.

4. Click Search automatically for updated driver software. Windows should be able to locate, download, and install the proper drivers for your video hardware, as it did on my Compaq.

When it’s all done, you’ll need to reboot. When Windows starts up again, your display should be running at its optimal resolution. If not, right-click somewhere on the desktop, choose Screen resolution, and choose your desired setting.