Games wont go full screen

I have a new laptop Toshiba specs are:
          My computer has the following specifications:
          AMD athlon II Dual-Core M320 @2.10Ghz
          3GB Ram
          AMD M860G ATI Mobility radeon 4100
I have BigFish games and none will play full screen actually none of my downloaded games will. I have gone online and cant find any help that works for me. I have taken it where I bought it and they said its the fault of the games. I do have a desktop with a large screen and they work on it. If anyone can help I would really appreciate it.  Thank You

 
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Last updated August 13, 2018 Views 5,019 Applies to:
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Hi BCLenny,

It seems that the issue with Compatibility of Bigfish Games with Windows 7.

I would suggest you to change the laptop screen resolution and check if issue persists.

However, you can try to install Big Fish games and Real Arcade Software in Compatbility mode to check if the problem persists.

Follow the given steps:

You can try to install the game in compatibility mode. Follow the steps:

1. Right click on the Setup file of the game and click on Properties.

2. Click on the compatibility tab and then check “Run this program in compatibility mode for”.

3. From the drop down menu, select a legacy version of the Operating System which may be Windows Vista 32bit, Windows XP etc.

4. Click on Apply and then Click on Ok.

5. Try to install the Program.

 NOTE: Make sure to uninstall Big Fish Games and Real Arcade Software from the computer before trying to install them in Compatibility mode.

You can also refer the following link:
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-vista/Make-older-programs-run-in-this-version-of-Windows

Thanks and Regards:
Shalini Surana - Microsoft Support.
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