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Invalid Format when Launching Some Games

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I have my PC connected to a 32" LCD TV via a DVI to HDMI cable. Using this setup, I get a bit of an overscan, to the point where a maximized window will not show a scroll bar on the right side, and the bottom 1/3 of the time is cut off.
When I run some games, everything works, however, some make the tv display "invalid format." I have tried using every resolution i could, but it still will not display the game. When i switched to a DVI to VGA adapter with a VGA cable, the Invalid Format problem did not happen but the picture quality suffered.

How can I get the compatibility without sacrificing the quality?

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