You will need
  • The operating system of the Windows family.
Among the known methods control the resolution of the screen of the laptop there are two most available: management size of the screen means the video card driver and using the capabilities of the operating system (Windows 7).
The first method you can use if you have a separate video card in your system. For the installed graphics card, it is important to download the drivers from the official website. Don't forget that when you load drivers, you must specify the version of the operating system to avoid conflicts when you install them.
After the driver was installed, the laptop should restart, select "Restart computer now" and click Finish. Also you can click on the "start" button and select "Shut down", click on "Reboot" (for Windows 7 you need to click on the side arrow and choose the appropriate item).
After booting the computer run the application to when you resize images to navigate. Minimize the application and press the right mouse button on a blank spot on the desktop. From the popup context menu select "Properties".
Before you open the configuration window of the properties screen, click the tab "Settings". Using a slider, adjust the resolution of the screen. Upon reaching the desired value, release the slider and click "Apply".
Restore the app and see if you reduced the size. If you are satisfied, click "OK" otherwise click "Cancel". Try to reduce the resolution, then repeat the above described operation.
New versions of operating systems such as Windows 7 introduced the ability to quickly change the resolution of the screen. It's the same way in which you adjust the values of the driver, but their implementation takes less time. Just right click on a blank spot on your desktop and select "Resolution screen".
In the opened window, play with the slider by selecting the desired value and save the result by clicking the appropriate button.