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Ollywood88

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Force HDMI
« on: August 02, 2012, 12:32:22 PM »
Hi Guys,

what does the FORCE HDMI do?

I am currently using a canon 60d out to a lilliput monitor.

many thanks


Christian

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Re: Force HDMI
« Reply #1 on: August 02, 2012, 01:59:22 PM »
Force HDMI-VGA

This option will force a low-resolution mode on HDMI displays (720×480), which avoids black screen when you start/stop recording.

http://wiki.magiclantern.fm/userguide#force_hdmi-vga
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Ollywood88

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Re: Force HDMI
« Reply #2 on: August 02, 2012, 02:31:22 PM »
Thanks for the reply. When you say force 720 image... how do you mean I thought it was 480p you see when your in record mode..

Thanks

Michael Zöller

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Re: Force HDMI
« Reply #3 on: August 02, 2012, 03:11:16 PM »
720x480 is 480p... :)
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Ollywood88

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Re: Force HDMI
« Reply #4 on: August 02, 2012, 04:04:48 PM »
sorry mis read what the person put .. silly me..

I have the lilliput monitor option to output full screen. Pretty crappy when you look at it very pixelated