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Overscan???? Picture is to big for the TV, when watching CNN etc can't see the scrolling line at the bottom. Is there anyway to correct this. I don't have a manual or the remote that goes with this TV, it was a floor model. Thanks for any help Roger I have the original remote, but do not see the format button.

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Dear customer,
            You can fix it by right-clicking on the nvidia icon in your system tray, going to "TV Out" and then in there is a box under "Screen Resolution" (I think that's what it says) where you can click to zoom in or out, or move the screen up,down,and to the sides.
           Or else your problem is  with the ratio of the signal, make sure the cable box is set to match your tv style (4x3 or 16x9)and the video output is set correctly (480p, 720p, 1080I) the set will have MORE format options on analog channels (480I) than on HD channels as the HD signal also controls the format shown by the set and also change the aspect ratio to fit your screen.. that'll solve your problem.. 

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