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Old 10-06-2012, 07:03 PM   #6
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Questions...will this simply stretch it, or will it be real wide screen? To scale, should I use scale to full screen, or should I use maintain aspect ratio?
Scaling pretty much = stretching, so, yeah, it's going to be blurry compared to running it a native resolution. It shouldn't be too bad, depending on how good a job the GPU does at scaling. I scale it up to 1680x1050 and it doesn't look bad at all.

I preserve the aspect ratio, myself. Since your display is 16:10, you'll see small black bars at the top and bottom of your screen, but everything other than the HUD will be proportional.


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