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Old 01-08-2002, 11:52 AM   #1
Asif
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How to change screen area?


Hi all, I've installed Red Hat 6.1 with Gnome last night. I found the resolution too low (640x480 pixels, I guess and 8-bit color depth). I couldn't figure out how to change these settings. Maybe my S3 Trio3D/2X isn't detected properly. But I'm not sure. During installation I found S3 Trio3D in the list and selected it.

I'm absolutely new to this linux thing. I'll greatly appreciate any help.

Asif
 
Old 01-08-2002, 01:50 PM   #2
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ctrl-alt-(+ or - on keypad) should cycle through all available resolutions...
 
  


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