Please help with screen problem

  meachy 16:23 24 Jul 10
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Hello,

I have just tried playing dawn of war and then roller coaster tycoon 3 on my new laptop and both have cut both sides of my screen off leaving them black and the game is centered. Anyone know why it's doing this?

Sorry I didn't really know what to put to search for this issue.

  gengiscant 16:48 24 Jul 10

Go into the game options and look for video or graphics settings and adjust the screen settings to your screen size.

  meachy 16:54 24 Jul 10

You mean to the same resolution? I've done that but it still seems to cut both sides off.

  gengiscant 17:14 24 Jul 10

Try another resolution.

  meachy 17:34 24 Jul 10

I have tried all of them but none change it.

  Graphicool1 17:44 24 Jul 10

Were those games made for widescreen?

  Graphicool1 17:45 24 Jul 10

If 'Yes' do the games themselves, give you any options to change the size or shape?

  woodchip 18:35 24 Jul 10

Yes the Game as been created to run at a different Resolution to your Laptop, So its changed it to what the game uses

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