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So the max resolution available to me under Windows 8 on my laptop is 1366x768.  I need to change this to be bigger but can't find a way to do it.
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If that is the maximum resolution being shown then it is likely that is the maximum resolution the video card in your laptop supports, check your manufacturer's website and/or video card manufacturer's website to check what the max resolution for your laptop/video card is.
Also ensure you have the right graphics driver loaded for the video card to ensure that he max resolution possible is available from within windows 8.
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if you do not know how, post the laptop model here -  then we can look for more info
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as you see in the page you linked to, the Display Resolution  = 1366x768
do you need more help? if not, do not forget to close this Q
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