I plugged my Laptop into my TV (42” Sharp 1080i) and I received this: –
As you can see the taskbar and the left edge aren’t visible, after playing around with screen resolution and not getting anywhere I decided to take a look at my remote. I found an option which allowed me to put the TV into under scan which resolved this issue.
Problem fixed, I searched for this and didn’t come across that much that helped….. so I hope this does. 🙂
Wikipedia article for further information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Underscan