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Full screen display for commant promt in window 7 RRS feed

  • Question

  • how to display C++ programs in full screen mode in windows 7 professional

     

    Tuesday, January 10, 2012 2:28 PM

Answers

  • I'm afraid the Windows 7 WDDM drivers for your video card no longer
    support CMD full screen mode, there's really no workaround other than to
    switch to the built in VGA drivers, or loading the XP drivers for your
    card. (which may, or may not, support full screen mode)
     
     

    Bob Comer - Microsoft MVP Virtual Machine
    • Proposed as answer by Arthur Xie Thursday, January 12, 2012 3:15 AM
    • Marked as answer by Arthur Xie Tuesday, January 17, 2012 5:25 AM
    Tuesday, January 10, 2012 3:29 PM

All replies

  • You are in the wrong forum.  This is not a general Windows 7 forum.  It is only for virtualization of legacy operating systems on Windows 7.  Use the Answers forum at

    http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-desktop?tab=all


    Colin Barnhorst Windows 7 Ultimate x64 on DIY with 6GB ram.
    Tuesday, January 10, 2012 3:08 PM
  • I'm afraid the Windows 7 WDDM drivers for your video card no longer
    support CMD full screen mode, there's really no workaround other than to
    switch to the built in VGA drivers, or loading the XP drivers for your
    card. (which may, or may not, support full screen mode)
     
     

    Bob Comer - Microsoft MVP Virtual Machine
    • Proposed as answer by Arthur Xie Thursday, January 12, 2012 3:15 AM
    • Marked as answer by Arthur Xie Tuesday, January 17, 2012 5:25 AM
    Tuesday, January 10, 2012 3:29 PM