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Dan F
July 4th 03, 01:59 PM
"Marko" > wrote in message
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>
> "Paul Gunson" > wrote in message
> ...
> > Yen wrote:
> > > I have managed to get my nvidia mx440 outputing to my TV with the
> S-
> > > video port, and all seems fine, but when I play a avi file in
> media
> > > player or winDVD I get the window, but no movie, just a black
> screen
> > > where the movie should be
> > >
> > > it works fine on my monitor.
> > >
> > > I am using the clone display on the nvidia desktop manager, any
> ideas
> > >
> > > what I am doing wrong...
> >
> >
> > in driver settings > Overlay Controls, set the Full Screen Device to
> > secondary display (which will be TVout)
> >
>
> Alternatively, in the nView Display Mode screen, set the TV as the
> primary display. You'll lose video playback on the monitor while this
> is in effect tho as, if fullscreen video mirror is disabled, you can
> play video only on the primary display.
>
> Marko
>
>

Does anyone know why? Im sure in older drivers it was possible. Also, if
you run the DirectX tests, all of those display on both displays except the
DirectX 9 tests, which I found quite strange.

Dan