Configuring NVidia 8600GT for a proper 1920x1080 over HDMI

Andrew Junev a-j at
Mon Nov 5 07:03:39 UTC 2007

Monday, November 5, 2007, 8:27:07 AM, you wrote:

>> I just got a new machine (iP35 motherboard, ASUS EN8600GT/HTDI/256M
>> video) connected to my SONY TV (FullHD, 1920x1080) via HDMI.
>> I installed Fedora 7 with almost no problems (there was a minor issue-
>> the installation GUI didn't show up on my TV, so I did the
>> installation in text mode).

> I have a same 8600GT card with 1280x1080 LCD. No problem so far.
> If you have X window and are able to launch GUI setting tool, try
> nvsettings, I forgot exact command name.

Yeah, I found my mistake. It was an overscan and I discovered a "Full
Pixel" mode on my TV that fixes the problem. :)

Anyway thanks for the hint!

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