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Old 12-29-2005, 11:21 PM   #1
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Question How to change screen resolution program wont fit


My Screen Resolution can only be changed up to 1024x768, i need it to be biggr so i can some of my programs dont get cut off by the small screen size how can i change my resolution of adjust some of my software to work with my screen size.
 
Old 12-30-2005, 12:51 PM   #2
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Old 12-30-2005, 12:57 PM   #3
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you can configure X yourself to see if you can get better resolution.
 
Old 12-30-2005, 03:42 PM   #4
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you have to edit xorg.conf (it's usually fund in /etc/X11/). In the file you already have configuration settings for 1024x768. so use this as a schema and write additional configuration for your monitor. It's recommended to install graphic drivers first if they aren't a part of the kernel (if you're using nVidia cards, you have to install the driver first!). Once you have configured your xorg.conf run krandrtray and select the resolution and refresh rate you want.

And have fun!
 
Old 12-31-2005, 08:43 PM   #5
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Thanks that helped my change my screen resolution but that still did not fix my problem i can see that bottom of the program. what els can i do
 
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you have to edit xorg.conf (it's usually fund in /etc/X11/). In the file you already have configuration settings for 1024x768. so use this as a schema and write additional configuration for your monitor. It's recommended to install graphic drivers first if they aren't a part of the kernel (if you're using nVidia cards, you have to install the driver first!). Once you have configured your xorg.conf run krandrtray and select the resolution and refresh rate you want.

And have fun!
I have been trying to install an Nvidia driver for my Nvidia card I get the Error message that I have X server running, please exit and try again.

I'm using Xandros V3. Can anybody tell me how to Exit the X server?

I need the latest Nvidia driver because Xandros versions don't have screen brightness, contrast and gamma controls and with this big Samsung monitor I need them.

Help !!

Thanks

Peter
 
  


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