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Old 8th September 2006
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Default Re: yeah, i mean ratio that gives you a size.

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Originally Posted by JoeR
Maybe im not doing it right, all i want to do is to make the Aspect ratio 4:3 but with black strips like in 16:9, so the black strips will be a part of the actual movie and i will be able to place there (on the black strips) my subtitles.

I hope i'v explaind it clear enough this time :roll:
thanks :)
Your monitor\TV screen does have an AR of 3:4. So, if you have a 16:9 image, to get to fullscreen the player must add black lines, top and bottom. A 4:3 image when gets to full screen it fills the whole screen (as it's 4:3) so there are no black lines top and bottom.
To remain at the same AR (4:3) and have black lines top and bottom you must add also black lines left and right (similar too zoom into the image) But I am sure you don't want to do that, isn't it ?
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