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smitty77
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1024 x 768.

Boy we’ve come a long way baby. I can remember about 10 years ago you would be ‘da man’ if you had a video card and monitor that would give you a nice clear picture at 800 x 600. My Trident Stealth 1mb card could do it, but the generic 14″ monitor didn’t like it.
Heck, my first laptop (A Toshiba T1200xe, circa 1989) was a kickin 320 x 200 blue-on-gray LCD. Had a whopping 10 meg hard drive, 1 meg of ram, and a 286-12 processor. Also had a hotkey to clock it down to 6 mhz to help save battery power. Stylin’ 8)