External monitor screen too wide Tags: Configuration Laptops External Monitor Windows 7 Last response: July 9, 2010 4:56 PM in Windows 7 Share journey64 July 7, 2010 9:47:23 PM Hello, The screen on my laptop is normal but the external screen shows black space at top and bottom and the picture is stretched out from side to side. More about : external monitor screen wide Jonmor68 a b D Laptop a b $ Windows 7 July 8, 2010 6:06:27 AM Set the screen resolution to the recommended size for your external monitor. We don't know what type and size monitor you have. cassandraf_winteam a b $ Windows 7 July 9, 2010 4:56:42 PM Hi Journey64, Have a look at this informaton on using two monitors and see if it helps - http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Move-window... Did you get it figured out? Cheers, Cassandra Microsoft Windows Outreach Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumMonitor screen is too wide ForumMy monitor screen is too wide ForumThe displays on my monitor are too wide ForumThe displays on my new monitor are too wide ForumScreen too wide Forummonitor display too wide ForumMy screen is too wide ForumUsing a wide screen LCD monitor ?? ForumMiro P17F98 picture too wide for screen ForumWide Screen Monitors Vs Standard Monitors ForumWide screen change resolution Forum24" IPS sRGB (non wide -gamut) monitor ForumConnect laptop to Wide LCD Monitor ? ForumProblems with with images on wide screen Wide Screen ForumWindow 7 this copy is not genuine ForumThe split screen feature ForumElongated screen ForumUsb external driver to work for windows 7 ForumGetting full screen TV view from laptop HDMI output ForumBlue screen of death when i try to run dvd fab More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !