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Monitor Issue - Can't View Right Side Of Documents When Opened


I recently installed windows 7 and their is a 2-inch length on the left side of the monitor that is not being used, but instead is solid black. I can't view the right side of documents when opened. The monitor has looked like this since windows 7 was downloaded originally, but did not when windows xp was running.

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