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Originally Posted by PhillyOverclocker View Post
The way the TV scans (interlaced or progressive) has nothing whatsoever to do with the resolution, nor does the response time. Your homework for tonight is to learn what it is you are talking about before you post, ok?

To the OP, do not use the Nvidia control panel for anything at all. In fact, uninstall it immediately upon reading this. I'll wait.

Uninstalled? Good.

Now install a program called PowerStrip to handle the slight tweaks that may be necessary to get the resolution and refresh rate exactly right. This is due to most televisions (especially low-end ones) not being optimized to handle the graphics output of a PC correctly. All TVs are different so you will have to play around with it for awhile to get it perfect.

Good luck, and here's a shot of my 42" 1080p LG running Windows. I eventually used PowerStrip to get the visible area corrected inside the parameters of the TV.

How do I uninstall NVcontrol panel? I'm looking around but I can't find out.
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How do I uninstall NVcontrol panel? I'm looking around but I can't find out.
That I do not know. It has been so long that I can't remember if it was in the control panel add/remove programs folder or an uninstall.exe in the C:\\Program Files\\Nvidia folder.
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i think its the tv, i use to have a sharp aquos 32" about 2 years ago and it did the same thing, i could not get it to look good. then i got a 32" LG from newegg and that thing looked so sharp its not even funny, it looked better then a computer monitor. I hope it will look the same with my new tv that i'm getting soon. But try what PhillyOverclocker said.
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