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Understand TV overscan

Understand TV overscan: Create Universal Windows Apps for Xbox One: Enhance Your First App
Understand TV overscan: Create Universal Windows Apps for Xbox One: Enhance Your First App

Due to historic reasons, TVs have a overscan problem, the practice of not rendering all the pixels from the video stream to the device. The solution to this problem is to use a time tested solution, known as the TV safe area. Content within the safe area is guaranteed to appear on the screen. This video explains how the Universal Windows Platform application frameworks adapts the app UI automatically to fit in the safe area.

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