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rickvanr
Mar 7, 2003, 05:40 PM
i have a tibook and widescreen tv... when i plug in my tibook into the television its seems to think the tv is 4:3.... instead of 16:9

is there anyway i can change this so i can not have the video looked squished???

any help greatly appreciated... thanks

crazzyeddie
Mar 7, 2003, 06:17 PM
Probably by changing the resolution setting for the TV in the displays panel, if that doesnt work, then it might be set to only use 4:3.

ibookin'
Mar 7, 2003, 06:21 PM
Originally posted by rickvanr
i have a tibook and widescreen tv... when i plug in my tibook into the television its seems to think the tv is 4:3.... instead of 16:9

is there anyway i can change this so i can not have the video looked squished???

any help greatly appreciated... thanks

Does this TV have a VGA input or does it have just composite or S-Video?

If it doesn't have VGA then I don't think the TiBook can output in 16:9.

rickvanr
Mar 8, 2003, 09:51 AM
Originally posted by ibookin'@mwny
Does this TV have a VGA input or does it have just composite or S-Video?

If it doesn't have VGA then I don't think the TiBook can output in 16:9.


umm, dont think it does... the tv is plugged into a reciever... so i guess theres nothing really i can really do? ohwell, ill just plug it into the 4:3 bigscreen downstairs instead

thanks for the help though