Windows Media Player 10 – Full Screen

  Drpeter 15:54 31 Dec 2005

When I set WMP 10 to View Full Screen, it still leaves bars at top and bottom which obscure part of the titles when running Photo Story 3. How can I force WPM 10 to use the whole screen?

Processor AuthenticAMD AMD Athlon(tm) XP 1700+
Memory 512MB RAM
HDD 80 Gb 7200 rpm
OS Name Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Version 5.1.2600 Service Pack 2 Build 2600
AVG Free 7.1.371
Spywareblaster 3.3
FireFox 1.5
Windows Media Player

  PaulB2005 15:56 31 Dec 2005

If you keep the mouse still the bars and the mouse should disappear.

  Drpeter 16:22 31 Dec 2005

Many thanks - it WAS the mouse pointer causing the problem!

  Stuartli 17:48 31 Dec 2005

It's not a problem as such, just the means to be able to get at the various controls.

Most similar programs, including TV card displays, do the same thing; if you "hide" the cursor offscreen it will stop the reappearence of the bars.

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