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Hey, I am trying to play some movies(dvd) on my sig rig. Im trying to play the movies on my Dell U2410, 1920x1200. I have only been able to play in 720x480 from my DVD drive. I have tried getting K-light codec pack, vlc, Kmedia, wmplayer, media center. They all play in the same low resolution(720x480)

Is my DVD drive the problem? This is the drive Im using.

http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product...82E16827118030

I know my video card and monitor support resolutions higher than 1080p so it must be the dvd drive or software that is giving my trouble.
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...You're playing a DVD right? Play a Blu-Ray if you want 1080.
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DVD only supports a resolution of 720*480. You'd have to make it fullscreen, just doubleclick the video stream in the media player of your choice.
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DVD only supports a resolution of 720*480. You'd have to make it fullscreen, just doubleclick the video stream in the media player of your choice.
Thanks, makes sense now.
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