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What happens if I play a game in 1600x1200 on a 1920x1080 monitor?

#11TheC0ndemnedOnePosted 9/7/2013 11:10:13 PM
See if 1440x1080 is an option
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#12Madmicky933(Topic Creator)Posted 9/7/2013 11:17:05 PM
TheC0ndemnedOne posted...
See if 1440x1080 is an option


Unfortunately, it's not.
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#13TheC0ndemnedOnePosted 9/7/2013 11:21:22 PM
Madmicky933 posted...
TheC0ndemnedOne posted...
See if 1440x1080 is an option


Unfortunately, it's not.


If you have an Nvidia card, you can set a custom resolution of 1440x1080. Then, the game might magically have an option for 1440x1080 in the settings. You might not even have to switch to 1440x1080 before starting the game.

I've used this to force a resolution of 1920x810 in some games. Works just fine.
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#14ZeraphLordSPosted 9/8/2013 12:29:40 AM
TheC0ndemnedOne posted...
Madmicky933 posted...
TheC0ndemnedOne posted...
See if 1440x1080 is an option


Unfortunately, it's not.


If you have an Nvidia card, you can set a custom resolution of 1440x1080. Then, the game might magically have an option for 1440x1080 in the settings. You might not even have to switch to 1440x1080 before starting the game.

I've used this to force a resolution of 1920x810 in some games. Works just fine.


Good idea, and definitely works for most titles, but the selection in Indigo Prophecy is bound to a list set in the executable. Years ago I found a forum post indicating what values you could hex exit to add in your own though, and it worked fine. There was one scene where it will outright crash (which I'll only spoil if asked, it's rather early on), but you can simply swap the executable for the old one, play past that spot, and switch them back.

With AMD you can edit the registry for new resolutions and refresh rates.
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#15ThescyyPosted 9/8/2013 9:55:52 AM
gastaman posted...
Thescyy posted...
It is being scrunched somewhat as that is a 16.10 res and 1920x1080 is 16.9


1600x1200 is 4:3, not 16:10.


Bah, right you are.
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