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Monitor display doesn not fill the screen

Monitor display doesn not fill the screen

Monitor display doesn not fill the screen

My Dell ST2410 monitor is connected to a Studio XPS desktop with a Radeon HD 4350 video board.  I have it set to 1920 x 1080.  The display does not fill the 24 inch screen?  There is a one inch black border of unused screen on top, bottom, and both sides?  Anyone know why?  I'm only getting about a 22 inch picture instead of 24 inches.

Also, when the machine times out and goes to sleep, the display shows a message that says "No HDMI cable". I have the display connected to the 4350 with an HDMI cable so I'm not sure what this message is about.

Thanks, Bob


RE: Monitor display doesn not fill the screen

The issue could be a bad monitor, cable, or driver...

first things first, update the driver to the latest Catalyst version, see if that alleviates the problem...

then if the monitor has a DVI port, try a DVI cable, instead of the HDMI, alternatively try a new HDMI cable...

"If it works don't fix it! If it doesn't use a sledgehammer..."
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RE: Monitor display doesn not fill the screen


The display driver scaling was not set correctly.

Thanks for your help Ben.


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