Screen keep flickering after Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

My Windows 10 computer runs on a Asus Z270 motherboard, an intel i7-7700k processor, and Nvidia geforce 1070 with the latest drivers. After I upgrade it to Fall Creators Update and the system restart, the screen begins to flicker at a high rate. But Linux on the same system doesn’t get any flicker, so it isn’t hardware problem. When I attach my Surface Pro to the Microsoft docking station and log out, the screen just become black and unresponsive and I have to force restarting. How can I resolve it? Continue reading

Run external monitor at 2560×1440 resolution with Surface Pro

I recently bought a ViewSonic VP2770-LED 27-Inch IPS LED Monitor, which comes with HDMI, DVI-D, DisplayPort, USB Hub and has a native resolution of 2560×1440. I purchased a HDMI cable and plug in the display and connect the other end of the cable with my Surface Pro, but the maximum resolution is only 1080p. How to use an external monitor beyond the standard 1920×1080 and drive the display at full resolution 2560×1440? Continue reading

Surface Pro Screen not shrunk in lower resolution

Surface Pro’s 1920 x 1080 resolution is too high with some Windows apps, even having 150% text display. So I change the screen resolution to lower resolution (ex., 1366 x 768) to decrease it. Everything works fine since wake it up from the sleep mode. Windows 8 still use 1366×768, but it doesn’t stretch the screen to fill the available space, visibly shrunk on the screen. Its perimeter is added black bars and a few of pixels. Attaching with a external 26″ monitor and it does stretch, but disconnecting it physically also gets the same problem. How can I fix the issues? Continue reading