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Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by flytape8490, Jan 22, 2006.

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  1. flytape8490

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    So we finally got a new computer. Now we have an XP instead of a crappy ME.
    Anyway- the new monitor is a 1280x1024 flat pannel. For some reason- though the images displayed are essentially the same size- my mom can't read the font- so she sets it to 1024x768. I like it at the normal setting, so I tried to set it so that each login name has a complete individual setup, so when I'm logged in I have a 1290x1024 setting, and when she is logged in, she has the 1024x768. Can it be done on the XP?
     
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    is downloadables the only option?
     
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    oh. This might narrow down any possibilities. Im using XP Media center Eddition... I don't know why we bought this one- but we did.
     
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    no one with any non-download required suggestions? If not, i'll just download it anyway.
     
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    Have you tried to set screen resolution in each account to see what would happen? I’ve never tried this so I have no idea as to whether it would work.
     
  7. flytape8490

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    it's a global setting.
     
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    I tried it on XP Home on my laptop, it changes in all profiles.
     
  9. flytape8490

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    so... no chance of not needing to download anything?
     
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    None that I'm aware of.
     
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