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Old 01-30-2010, 03:17 PM   #1
yeri
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How to make permanent display settings changes on OpenSUSE?


Hello,

I'm using OpenSUSE as a guest OS in VMware. Display settings are 1400x1050@60Hz but I want to change them for 1440x900.

Using root account I go to Configure Desktop -> Display -> 1440x900. The first problem is that I can't choose 60Hz, only "Auto" or "0.0".

I click Apply and the resolution changes, but if I reboot the computer or just logoff... resolution goes back to 1400x1050. Any idea?

My card and monitor properties: http://www.keroops.com/card_monitor.jpg

Another strange thing is that if I click Ok on the Card and Monitor properties (changing from one resolution to another), I can choose to "Test" it, and xfine2 appears but... it ALWAYS says "1400x1050"

An screenshoot of xfine2: http://www.keroops.com/xfine2.jpg

I'm a bit desperate... if anybody could help me, I would be very grateful.
 
Old 01-30-2010, 05:07 PM   #2
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I'll answer the easy way...

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...4/#post3817929
 
Old 01-30-2010, 05:23 PM   #3
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Thank you very much, the title of the post didn't say anything to me, as I do not have an nvidia video card...
 
  


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