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Old 09-05-2006, 01:11 AM   #1
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fedora 5 change screen resolution

hi , i have selct 600*800 resoluion at installation time now i want to change it how can i?
i use:-
[ptlchetan@chetan ~]$ xrandr
SZ: Pixels Physical Refresh
*0 800 x 600 ( 313mm x 231mm ) *85
1 640 x 480 ( 313mm x 231mm ) 85
Current rotation - normal
Current reflection - none
Rotations possible - normal
Reflections possible - none

but there is no opton of 1024*768 so how can i set it


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Old 09-05-2006, 01:25 AM   #2
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open a xterm then
su -  (enter root password)
choose a larger monitor for e.g. generic LCD Panel 1024x768
and after you applied this you'll be able to resize your screen resolution.
Old 09-05-2006, 11:31 PM   #3
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ok thanx




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