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I have had AMD cards before and they had this same problem and then I went to NVIDIA for a while and all was well... I am back to the red team and boom I am in HELL!!!

I know how to set the stupid POS scaling option to what it should be and I have done so and I even went as far as to set it for 50hz, 59hz, and 60hz.

I fire up payday 2 set it to 1920x1080p and it has black borders.

How do I absolutely DESTROY this feature... disable it, rip it to apart, whatever...

I shouldn't have to set the scaling for every single resolution and every single refresh rate imaginable but even doing so I still get black borders in my game.

I have tried enable gpu scaling check box on and off and I have tried use the scaling values.... on and off.

What now...
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Doesn't the full screen scaling work? It should. Having no problems on my old card HD 5670. works like a charm. Just put the res to 720p, open the vision center, under my displays just tick the scaling and set it to full screen.

Also do you maybe have to change the settings manually on your monitor
Edited by aalvisk - 9/14/13 at 1:14am
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No it isn't the monitor... what I am asking is if there is a way to make this not happen... why does it default to anything but 0% on every single resolution and refresh rate. I figured out how to solve the issue kind of... I found out how to force the refresh rate on the game in a configuration file but I already know this is going to continue to be an issue. I shouldn't have to change my monitor resolution to every single resolution and refresh rate combo. It should default to no scaling.
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Catalyst Control Center -> My Digital Flat Panels -> display in question -> Scaling Options -> drag slider to zero.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Blameless View Post

Catalyst Control Center -> My Digital Flat Panels -> display in question -> Scaling Options -> drag slider to zero.

Thank you for your response, please get in the habit of reading the posts though. thumb.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by givmedew View Post

Thank you for your response, please get in the habit of reading the posts though. thumb.gif

I read your posts. They seemed rather vague as to whether you had gone beyond the GPU scaling option in display properties.
Quote:
why does it default to anything but 0% on every single resolution and refresh rate

Because broadcast 1080p content isn't usually 1080p native, it's up scaled 1776x1000 (the signal is true 1080p but there is normally a border for calibration and other information that is cropped, while the remainder is scaled up).
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