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dell monitor with macbook question


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I just got a 22 inch Dell Flatscreen, and hooked it up to my macbook using the mini-DVI to DVI Apple Adapter.

I also have my pc hooked up using the Analog connection, but it seems that the PC is a much more clear/crisp display than my Macbook.

I have the screen resolution set to 1680 by 1050 on both the PC and my Macbook (its the screen's native resolution), but still... the Mac looks a little fuzzy and not as clean.

Any ideas of why the PC (7 or 8 years old) would have a better display than my few month old Macbook? Are there some settings that I could be overlooking?

Thanks in Advance,

Eric
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go to system preferences>display's>color?calibrate to change characteristics of your monitor from your mac. This may also help

http://forums.macosxhints.com/showthread.php?t=77751
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