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xI'm trying to use my Panasonic TV as a monitor (and no, it doesn't have the overscan option, argh) but I can't see the edges of the desktop. as others have noted, the NVidia software used to have an option about resizing, but they have removed it.

I've looked at other solutions, but I must be missing something. I've played with the metamodes, and the way I am doing it doesn't seem to have any effect at all. If have the NVidia driver software write out the xorg.conf file, it does update, and I can cause problems if I mess with the line (like comment it out), but the size and offsets (ViewPortOut) doesn't seem to have any effect at all.

Here is the section of my xorg.conf file, maybe I've got some formatting incorrect?

Section "Monitor"

    # HorizSync source: edid, VertRefresh source: edid
     Identifier     "Monitor0"
    VendorName     "Unknown"
    ModelName      "Panasonic-TV"
    HorizSync       15.0 - 68.0
    VertRefresh     23.0 - 61.0
    Option         "DPMS"
EndSection

Section "Device"
    Identifier     "Device0"
    Driver         "nvidia"
    VendorName     "NVIDIA Corporation"
    BoardName      "GeForce 7300 SE/7200 GS"
EndSection

Section "Screen"

# Removed Option "metamodes" "nvidia-auto-select +0+0"
# Removed Option "nvidiaXineramaInfoOrder" "CRT-0"
# Removed Option "metamodes" "DFP: 1200x670 +40+25"
     Identifier     "Screen0"
    Device         "Device0"
    Monitor        "Monitor0"
    DefaultDepth    24
    Option         "Stereo" "0"
    Option         "nvidiaXineramaInfoOrder" "DFP-0#"
     Option         "metamodes" "DFP: 1280x720 { ViewPortIn=1280x720,ViewPortOut=1240x700+20+10 }"
    SubSection     "Display"
        Depth       24
    EndSubSection
EndSection
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