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Screen Size I just added a Motorola HD ready cable box to my HDTV. The problem is... only my HD channels are being transmitted in 16x9 format, which fits my screen. The non-HD channels are being projected in 14X9 which means there is space left on both sides of the picture.... I'm currently using an HDMI / DVI connection and transmitting through the DVI channel on my TV... Does anyone have any ideas on how to change the non-HD channels formatting so they will fit my screen??

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Re: Screen Size

When you are using the DVI connection on this unit it will automatically set the aspect ratio. There is no way to force it into stretching the picture as it will with other input sources. The only way to get to fullscreen would be to go into the setup menu on your cable box and set the "4:3 override" option to one that will meet your satisfaction. I'm having issues with this one skewing the picture to the left on DVI input. I'll crack it open one of these days to see if there are some adjustments that I can mess with on the inside. If there is anything further I figure out, I'll repost.

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