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computer to hdtv question

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December 24, 2009, 08:36 AM
computer to hdtv question
I have an older macbook pro connected to my hdtv via dvi-hdmi cable. The sound is connected to my sound system. I notice that when I play a video on my computer, sometimes the display on my tv is cut-off. I have tried views in full screen and fit to screen. I have the display setting at 1080p-television and the highest resolution. It also appears somewhat grainier than on my computer screen. I usually use quicktime pro or the vlc player. Are there any settings that will correct this problem? Thanks.
December 24, 2009, 10:13 AM
Terry White
The problem you refer to is Overscan. It's accounted for on Apple's newest Macs like the Man mini. However, for older Macs you might want to try DisplayConfigX

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