> When running MAME on an arcade monitor, the global settings for enabling/cropping
> backdrops and overlays is pretty convenient.
> How will this work with the new system?
The option "crop to screen" is still there. Where it says "View - Full," change that to "View - Cropped."
You can also set the option in your mame.ini file permanently. In the section noted below, change the 0 to a 1, and all artwork will automatically be cropped to screen.
# CORE ARTWORK OPTIONS
RELAX and just have fun. Remember, it's all about the games.