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Monitor Help

Postby jmaloy5365 on Fri Jan 25, 2013 6:52 pm

Mint is indicating that I have a 73" TV as my monitor when it is actually 65" and some of my screen is not fitting how can i fix this?
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Re: Monitor Help

Postby cwsnyder on Fri Jan 25, 2013 7:48 pm

First off, I doubt sincerely that Mint can read the size of your physical display. It can at best indicate the resolution of your display.

Second, the problem you describe is less likely to be from Mint and more likely to be a setting of your television. You probably have your television display mode set incorrectly.

Yes, we can help you to set Mint's resolution to match your television's native resolution, but only after you have fixed your television's display to fit the native resolution.
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