[mythtv-users] overscan problems with nvidia 8400 GS
nick.rout at gmail.com
Mon Jul 6 02:23:58 UTC 2009
On Mon, Jul 6, 2009 at 2:22 PM, Nick Rout<nick.rout at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 6, 2009 at 2:17 PM, Phil Wild<philwild at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Anyway, my panel detects "1080p" when I monitor the Mythtv input.
>>> I have obvious overscan, and wonder what my best option is to fix that. Should I upgrade to the 185.18.14 nvidia driver? (I noticed atrpms has that version now) I have 177.80 now. Figured this couldn;t hurt.
>> Check through the menu of the tv and see if you can get it to auto
>> scan to the signal. On my Samsung panel I can choose between 4:3, 16:9
>> and "just scan". The default is 16:9 and on this, there is some
>> overscan. If I change the setting to "just scan" I get the whole
> Similarly on a 6 month old Sony Bravia (1080p). The menu is:
> HOME > Settings > Setup > Screen Settings > Display Area
> It was set to NORMAL
> I changed it to FULL PIXEL
> I found that after hours of google.
Sorry I should have said, its an 8400GS card over DVI to the TV's HDMI
input via a DV-HDMI cable.
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