Secondary Display Help. Kanex iAdapt. Lost edges of Picture

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by mglanfield, Jun 9, 2010.

  1. mglanfield macrumors newbie

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    Hi

    I recently bought a Kanex iAdapt so I can use my TV as a secondary display. It works but there are a few annoying problems.

    1) When I set the display output to any of the available resolutions (480p.720P.1080i) the picture is displayed - however the edges are cut off resulting in about 5 % of the picture being lost. this means that the taskbar on my mac is barely visible.Any ideas on why this is happening and how i can get it fixed?

    2)This is more of a general question. A lot of the text that is displayed is blurry around the edges on all settings. Is this always the case for using TV's for secondary monitors?

    This is my setup:


    Code:
    http://www.amazon.co.uk/Kanex-iAdapt-DisplayPort-Adapter-Audio/dp/B002XCTOPK
    Supports Mini DisplayPort 1.1a input, USB 2.0 input
    Supports HDMI video resolution up to 1080p
    Supports HDMI 225mhz/2.25Gbps per channel (6.75Gbps all channel) bandwidth

    I have a unibody macbook from summer 2009.

    My TV is a sony bravia 32" from the KDL range. (KDL 32S3000)

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    Thanks in advance
     
  2. Doctor Q Administrator

    Doctor Q

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    mglanfield,

    This is a question worth asking Kanex.

    Vendors don't get to use the MacRumors forums for customer service but the people at Kanex are ready to help you if you contact them at kanexlive.com.
     

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