15 Apr '12, 10am

[Ramblings] Black Border Around Video In Windows Media Player: Recently, I ran into a very puzzling problem. One...

[Ramblings] Black Border Around Video In Windows Media Player: Recently, I ran into a very puzzling problem. One...

Recently, I ran into a very puzzling problem. One fine day, my videos suddenly had a black border around it. I remembered clearly that previously they played fine in full-screen (Alt-Enter), but now in full-screen, they have this black border around it. I tried playing the same video in VLC , and it played fine in full screen. So that implies that the video only is affected by DirectShow filters. I then tried to recall what I did recently just prior to this problem, and I remembered that I turned on the ATI Catalyst “Steady Video” function. It was set to “95%” when I first saw it. So, I moved the slider to 100%, but yet the black border persisted. In desperation, I un-checked the “Enable AMD Steady Video” option, and my videos went back to full-screen! So, if the normal fixes of making WMP stretch the video to fill your screen doesn’t get rid of black borders, and if you’r...

Full article: http://www.foxtwo.org/blog/?p=195

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