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My Playstation 3 is not displaying any of my games PS1 or PS2 games at full screen.

I've tried many different settings and wires, but it is always like this. My PS3 games on the other hand works fine.

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Some TVs don't support the PS2 Full screen option on the PS3... It's not that big of a deal, but I understand you find it annoying =/
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Some TVs don't support the PS2 Full screen option on the PS3... It's not that big of a deal, but I understand you find it annoying =/
That stinks. Thanks for the information though.
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That stinks. Thanks for the information though.
Well, when you are in your PS3 menu, can you activate that option? or does it make your TV go blank for a few seconds?
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Well, when you are in your PS3 menu, can you activate that option? or does it make your TV go blank for a few seconds?
I don't understand. You wanted me to do something?

I've already tried setting it at 4:3.
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In the XMB in Settings > Game > PS/PS2 Upscaler, can you select the Full screen option? If not then it's normal you get those black borders.
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In the XMB in Settings > Game > PS/PS2 Upscaler, can you select the Full screen option? If not then it's normal you get those black borders.
Yes. Off, Normal and Full Screen does not change a thing on my PS and PS2 games.

I think it's the TV.

Anyone else having this problem?
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Originally Posted by TaiDinh View Post
Yes. Off, Normal and Full Screen does not change a thing on my PS and PS2 games.

I think it's the TV.

Anyone else having this problem?
ye, I think its the ps1/ps2 games, they were coded differently to the ps3 ones - it happens on mine too
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post #9 of 11
It happens to mine also but try fooling around with the tv options also.
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post #10 of 11
it does this with PS2+PS1 games. especially with widescreen/hdtv's. the games just werent made for that generation of TVs.
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