[mythtv-users] Powerstrip modeline not working

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Sun Feb 11 19:36:25 UTC 2007

On 2/11/07, Phill Edwards <philledwards at gmail.com> wrote:
> All the advice on getting a good modeline says to use Powerstrip to
> get a working config on Windows and then copy & paste that modeline.
> So I did that. I actually had 4 resolutions:
> 800x600, 1024x768 plus 2 higher resolutions that worked on Win2K but
> were rejected by X-Windows. I'd be happy if I could just get these 2
> working.
> 800x600 does work but 1024x768 gives me a "No PC Signal" message on
> the TV and nothing is displayed. There's no error in Xorg.0.log and it
> says that both modes are validated and "Setting mode 1024x768". So it
> all looks like it should be working but there's no signal to the TV.
> I'm connecting PC to TV using the VGA port. The card is a Gigabyte
> nVidia FX5200. The TV is  Panasonic 50" plasma. model TH-50PX600A.
> I thought if you got a Powerstrip modeline you'd be home and hosed.

see if this tv's modes work with your plasma


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