[mythtv-users] Over scan hides left edge of setup screens

Dick Steffens dick at dicksteffens.com
Sun Mar 23 04:58:35 UTC 2014

On 03/22/2014 08:45 PM, Raymond Wagner wrote:
>> (Regarding using the screen size wizard.)
> The select key (usually enter) should swap between the top-left and 
> bottom-right corners.  Depending on the overscan, you may not see one 
> corner or another without moving it to the center of the screen.  
> Older versions of MythTV (prior to 0.27) did not function properly if 
> you tried to use the wizard when you were already using a custom 
> geometry.  0.27 starts it in a new application and forces an 
> unconfigured geometry to bypass this issue.
> Since you've already discovered and configured the geometry settings, 
> those are the end product of the screen setup wizard. The wizard is 
> just there to get you close to the desired setting, after which you 
> can fine tune.

After tonight's viewing I can see a little room for tweaking. It was 
pretty good, but I saw a thin black stripe down the left edge. I'll give 
the wizard a try.



Dick Steffens

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