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nielsbothof
10-25-2004, 08:55 AM
I have a huge problem. When I am playing Revelation (not during cutscenes), there is a black border on top and on the bottom of my screen. This hugely limits my field of view, and makes the effective screen size smaller. What can I do about this?

Ubi_Warder
10-25-2004, 01:07 PM
Post a screenshot please. I would like to see

BigReddUplay
10-25-2004, 04:57 PM
That's normal.
It's been there since the first Myst, I'm not sure why but somebody probably knows somewere.

maztec
10-25-2004, 08:39 PM
It's your other actions bar....

Hmm, I thought the black bar was just on the bottom.

Screen shot? http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif

nielsbothof
10-26-2004, 09:03 AM
Thanks for the fast reply!
I have found the nature of the "problem". Myst4 chooses a (CRT) Monitor frequency of 100Hz at a resolution of 1024*768. The size of my screen is configured for 1152 @ 85 Hz.

All I had to do is adjust the edges of my monitor. ^_^ how easy is that, and how could I not have seen it ;-) My sincere apologies for this annoying newbie-issue.