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Old June 13, 2008, 11:41 AM
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Default Aspect Ratio Problem despite new ATI drivers

I was pleased to see that aspect ratio scaling has been added to the ATI control panel but unfortunately 4:3 ratio games still stretch on my widescreen monitor even with 'Maintain aspect ratio' selected. One test I have done is change my desktop resolution to 1280x1024 and this scales properly with black bars but when I load the game, it stretches. I have an ATI X1950 Pro AGP for the record.

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Old June 14, 2008, 06:35 PM
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try setting the monitors default resolution in the ingame resolution option. or try playing in windowed mode and seeing if it stretches or adjusts.

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Old June 14, 2008, 09:28 PM
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Ya most 4:3 games can be modded to output widescreen.... you must be playing a pretty rare game if there is no way for 16:9 res.
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