I have recently purchased Dell Monitor S2240T. It is full HD Monitor with touch interface.
I have windows 10 OS installed on my Dell Laptop, Inspiron 640M(2006 Model). Not having the HDMI or DVI ports on my laptop.
Other Laptop Specification:
Genuine Intel CPU, T2050, Dual Core processor 1.60Ghz*2, 3GB RAM, 32 bit Operative system, x86-based Processor, 14.1" WXGA+ Ultra Sharp TFT Laptop Display, Intel(R) Media Accelerator 950 Graphics upto 224MB shared system Memory, Intel 945GM Chipset.
In order to get full Resolution of 1920*1080@60Hz, I need to Install the windows 10 Chipset driver and video card driver. Right now the resolution is 1024*768@60Hz.
Kindly help me to resolve the issue so that I can get, full use of Newly bought monitor. Otherwise screen is blurry, whitish and pages open like spreaaad-sheet.
Please provide me link to download the aforesaid drivers or kindly suggest any other option to get 1920*1080 resolution.
You will not get win 10 video or chipset drivers for the old laptop since they don't exist, so you have to make do with lower resolutions on the new monitor. Touch will not work on the old laptop. Time to upgrade to a new computer!
What a shame! I'm in a similar position with my 5 year old Vostro, not being able to upgrade to W10 due to the lack of support from Dell for the NVIDIA drivers. Never a Dell again.
Dell will not have updated video drivers for older models; no OEM will. Go to the Nvidia site and search for the best driver. May find a Win 8 or 7 version that will install. I have three 8-10 year old Dells that I was able to use Nvidia drivers to get full resolution. Don't give up!
You will need to goto Intel sites to find possible compatible drivers Start with:
XPS M1530, Win 10 CU Pro 32-bit
Inspiron E1705, Win 10 CU Pro 32-bit
Dimension 9100, Win 10 AU Pro 32 bit
Inspiron 660, Win 10 CU 64 bit
Inspiron 3668, Win 10 CU 64 bit
Asus T100 Tablet, Windows 10 CU 32 bit