Getting ALL screen resolutions from 1 screen

Bob Sneidar bobs at
Tue Jun 29 15:03:32 EDT 2010

For Macs it appears someone put together a free terminal app that does this. I have not checked it out so proceed with caution.


On Jun 29, 2010, at 9:42 AM, Richmond wrote:

> On 06/29/2010 06:36 PM, Mark Stuart wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> Platform: WinXP
>> Rev: revStudio 4.0
>> I'm wanting to get all possible screen resolutions from a Windows
>> computer.
>> I know "the screenRects" gets the current resolution from all attached
>> screens, but I want to get all possible screen resolution range settings
>> from only 1 of the screens.
>> Eg: on my computer screen, the range goes from 800x600 all the way to
>> 1280x1024.
>> I want to get each of the settings in this range.
>> Anyone know if revStudio has this function or do I have to get it with a
>> VBScript, or something?
> I have just spent a quick 10 minures fossicking around in the
> RunRev Dictionary which seems, unfortunately, to suggest
> that one can only obtain the screen resolutions that monitors
> are currently set to by the OS.
> This is actually quite an old "chestnut" as I explored this a few
> years back when I wanted to reset an end-user's screen rect;
> but found that I couldn't.
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