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Old 11-19-2001, 09:44 PM   #1
NutFlush
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Unhappy I need a magnifying glass to read my screen!


I have RH 7.1 running on my Dell Inspiron 8000, (nvidia geforce2 go, 15" uxga) at 1600x1200. It's killing my eyes because the fonts/icons are way too small. I've run Xconfigurator and changed the res to other settings, but I end up with the same small fonts/icons in an even smaller desktop . . .?

I know there must be a way to fix this, and I've searched the web and my docs for it, but I can't find the solution. And I have a headache from eyestrain. Any help would be greatly appreciated!

Thanks,

Steve
 
Old 11-19-2001, 10:08 PM   #2
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Ok, right after I submitted that post, I found a fix. I set my res to 1024x768, and while in X, I hit fn+F7, and that "maximized" the screen. The fonts are still rough, and some are still too small, but I can now easily read most of it.

Hope this helps somebody . . .

- Steve
 
  


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