[SOLVED] XBMC no longer in full screen

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wayne1980 Offline
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Question  [SOLVED] XBMC no longer in full screen
Post: #1
I have a strange thing with xbmc.
I started it today and it seems as usual.
While it was Scanning my music it switched from Full Screen to windowed mode.
So i tryed to get it back in Full Screen but with no success.
Also restarting the desktop did Not change something.
I have now only windowed Mode availabe, which is not nice watching some movie.
Im running win7 hp 64 with ati grafics and 4 gig of ram, with 11.0 Eden

Can please someone help?

(This post was last modified: 2012-05-11 17:22 by kricker.)
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steelman1991 Offline
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Post: #2
Check the 'overscan' settings in the ATI CCC panel - My Digital Flat-Panel\Scaling Options and make sure the slider is set to 0%. This should be set against each refresh rate that you will use in xbmc.
(This post was last modified: 2012-05-10 23:44 by steelman1991.)
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kricker Offline
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Post: #3
How did you try to get it back into fullscreen mode? Pressing "\" should toggle between windows and fullscreen mode. If that doesn't work you should provide a log with debugging enabled and replicate the issue. Post it to pastebin and link to it here.

Read this before using these builds.
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wes paich Offline
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Post: #4
yeah, it"s pretty easy to bump that \ key when hitting enter
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wayne1980 Offline
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Post: #5
Hey Experts :-)

Thanks it has been that little \ key :-)
But i still dont know how i pressed it, cause on the german keyboard i need to press ALT and ß which will be \

Anyway it works and i am happy :-)

Thanks for your help, the rainy weekend can be covered with some nice entertainment.

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frednjoro Offline
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Post: #6
thanx guys
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