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HDMI: TV crops 16:9 from graphics card, 1-2 cm of image borders missing [duplicate]

The graphics card (Intel Iris graphics 6100) sends 16:9 video to the TV. 1-2 cm of its borders are cropped. How can I correct this?
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How can I fix HDMI HDTV Overscan when I can not change settings on my TV? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix overscan on my HDMI HDTV? I am new to Ubuntu, and I seem to be having an issue. I just upgraded my Desktop to Ubuntu 11.10 64bit after Windows 7 kept blue ...
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How To Launch Activities menu? What is the Super key? [duplicate]

In poking around trying to make sense of this new 20.04 LTS installation, I can't seem to bring up the Activities screen. The doc says to press the Super key. OK - I'm using a standard Windows ...
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How to set screen borders for HDMI output

Is there a way to set the screen borders manually? Right now, when I have it connected to my TV via HDMI, the edges of the screen are cut off. It looks something like this that I found from another ...
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How can fix HDMI HDTV overscan when I my TV has no aspect ratio setting?

I have a 32" Vizio HDTV. It's a few years old, but running well. I just connected a new nettop to it using HDMI out. It's the Intel 3x00 graphics chipset. I'm seeing overscan, where the resolution in ...
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Ubuntu is too big for my screen

I have just installed Ubuntu 13.4 on my desktop -- I am using a visio 32" tv as my monitor and have no problem with the screen size when windows is installed -- but with Ubuntu I can't see the icons ...
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Scroll Bar Way Too Narrow :(

I just installed Ubuntu 17.10 and my scroll bars are WAY to narrow. I can barely grab them with my mouse. The scroll bar in LibreOffice and Firefox is so small I can barely grab it. I have searched ...
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My screen is bigger than my TV, how can I change the size?

I'm running Ubuntu on a Mid-2010 Mac Mini with in-built Nvidia 320M graphics, it's connected to a 32" LCD TV via HDMI cable. The edges of the screen are 'cut off' somewhat, and changing the resolution ...
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on ubuntu (4k monitor) everything is scaled up on external monitor

I have following issue: I've purchased dell xps 13 9360 (i7 7-th gen) with 4k (3200x1800) monitor, ubuntu gnome 17.10 installed on it, and want to plug my external HD monitor (1920x1080) using hdmi (...
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Display Problem

Having just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Novatech laptop, I find that all display content is larger than it should be. When displaying a single page, I cannot view the extremes as they are outside ...
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