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Unlock the Lowest Screen Resolutions and Color Quality

Posted August 2002 by Steve Sinchak

For some who have the desire to have screen resolution lower than Windows XP's default 800 x 600 or color quality lower than 16bit. This is how you do it...

  1. Right-click the desktop

  2. Highlight and click on "Properties"

  3. Click on the "Settings" tab

  4. Click the "Advanced" button

  5. Click the "Adapter" tab

  6. Click the "List All Modes..." button

  7. Choose the valid mode you desire.

  8. Click the "OK" button

  9. Click the "OK" button again

  10. Click the "OK" button one more time

There, that should do it. Enjoy!

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