Resolution (Screen or Monitor) - Hardware
The way things appear on your computer monitor. Resolution is
measured in pixels. The lower the resolution, the larger things appear on
your screen. Most computer monitors are set at 800 x 600 resolution,
meaning 800 pixels wide by 600 pixels high. Some people's monitors are
set at 1024 x 768 or higher. Others are set at 640 x 480. When designing a
Web site, keep in mind that your Web pages will look different to
viewers depending on their monitor resolutions.
You can change your own monitor resolution through your computer's
Control Panel (for Mac, Windows 95 and Windows 98).