To change your screen resolution:
  1. Click on your windows Start button;
  2. Select Settings, Control Panel;
  3. Double-click on the Display icon;
  4. Click on the Settings tab;
  5. Change your Screen Area to 1024 x 768
    (may not be available with certain monitors or video cards);
  6. Click Ok or Apply to apply the changes.
  7. Click Yes to accept the new setting. (if the image is distorted... do not touch your keyboard or mouse, windows will reset your original setting after 15 seconds)