HDTV TV Going black when starting PC game.

Hey there. I've been searching Google quite often about an issue I've been having while trying to play PC games with my new HDTV monitor. A few months ago I picked up a Mitsubishi LT-52244, and have been using a HDMI cable converter to connect to my monitor. I've setup my own resolution that fits perfectly, which is 1804 x 1026. There are a lot of games that work without any difficulty on my monitor, but with a few, the screen will bug out for a second, then go to no signal. I'll have to Control+Alt+Delete out to see my computer's display again, thus ending the program with Task Manager. I've looked up so much about the issue, it's been giving me a headache. I figured this is the last place I'd turn to before I throw this monitor on Craigslist.

System Specs;

Operating System: Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit (6.1, Build 7600) (7600.win7_gdr.110408-1633)
Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
System Manufacturer: System manufacturer
System Model: System Product Name
BIOS: Phoenix - AwardBIOS v6.00PG
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E6850 @ 3.00GHz (2 CPUs), ~3.0GHz
Memory: 6144MB RAM
Available OS Memory: 3326MB RAM
Page File: 2541MB used, 4110MB available
Windows Dir: C:\Windows
DirectX Version: DirectX 11
DX Setup Parameters: Not found
User DPI Setting: Using System DPI
System DPI Setting: 96 DPI (100 percent)
DWM DPI Scaling: Disabled
DxDiag Version: 6.01.7600.16385 32bit Unicode
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Card name: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 260
Manufacturer: NVIDIA
Chip type: GeForce GTX 260
DAC type: Integrated RAMDAC
Device Key: Enum\PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_05E2&SUBSYS_12573842&REV_A1
Display Memory: 2286 MB
Dedicated Memory: 879 MB
Shared Memory: 1407 MB
Current Mode: 1804 x 1026 (32 bit) (60Hz)
Monitor Name: Generic PnP Monitor
Monitor Model: MEUSLCD2
Monitor Id: MEL31C2
Native Mode: 1920 x 1080(p) (60.000Hz)
Output Type: DVI
Driver Name: nvd3dum.dll,nvwgf2um.dll,nvwgf2um.dll
Driver File Version: 8.17.0012.7061 (English)
Driver Version: 8.17.12.7061
DDI Version: 10
Driver Model: WDDM 1.1
Driver Attributes: Final Retail
Driver Date/Size: 4/7/2011 22:14:00, 10071656 bytes
WHQL Logo'd: Yes
WHQL Date Stamp:
Device Identifier: {D7B71E3E-46A2-11CF-6740-5B321FC2C535}
Vendor ID: 0x10DE
Device ID: 0x05E2
SubSys ID: 0x12573842
Revision ID: 0x00A1
Driver Strong Name: oem8.inf:NVIDIA_SetA_Devices.NTx86.6.1:Section005:8.17.12.7061:pci\ven_10de&dev_05e2
Rank Of Driver: 00E62001


Let me know if you have any solutions or questions.. I'd appreciate anything at this point.
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  1. Bump + Edit: I've found out the resolution is changing when starting a game, causing the HDTV to go to a unsupported resolution. How do I keep the resolution at my main display resolution?
  2. Bump....
  3. Run in windowed mode until you can get to the options screen and select the proper resolution?
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