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Old 04-30-2010, 05:59 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Angry Sceptre X246W Hdmi to Hdmi PROBLEM!

Hi here is a link to the exact monitor i have bought: - SCEPTRE X246W-1080p Black 23.6" 2 ms (OD), 5ms HDMI Widescreen LCD Monitor 300 cd/m2 DCR(40000:1) 1000:1

now the problem is, i bought an HDMI to HDMI cord because my computer and monitor both support it. Now when i do 1920 x 1080 resolution, there is a thick 1" black square going around my desktop. in other words, the screen wont go fullscreen. the manual screen adjustments on the monitor wont let me highlight it, and i dont know what to do.. The DVI to DVI cord works perfect, and iv tried TWO different HDMI cables, and no luck on it filling the fullscreen.

If someone has ideas or knows how to fix this, that would be awesome

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I'm not sure. In the TV, there should be as setting for widescreen and full.

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What video card do you have? It sounds like a scaling problem...

If you have an ATI card, go to CCC (advanced), and choose Desktops & Displays.

Right click on your display and choose "configure"

Go to the "scaling Options" tab, and slide the slider to right, until you get no blank rim.

*Not sure how this is done with NV Control Panel.
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