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Is it possible to have different display resolution and colour depth setting for different users on the same VAIO computer?

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The resolution and color depth settings of the display affects other users of the same computer when they are changed.

Windows XP does not allow different resolution and color depth of the display settings for individual user account. Once these display settings are changed, they take effect on all users account of the same computer.

For more information, please refer to the following solution in Microsoft's technical support website.
Article ID: Q281565
Last Reviewed: August 28, 2001
Title: Display Resolution and Color Depth Settings apply to All Users
Link: http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q281/5/65.ASP