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Actually that question is not stupid...believe me I know..took me a week to figure out the simple answer.Anyway.... Run "xf86config" or "xf86config" and follow the on screen instructions.Thats the simplest way....you could always edit your /etc/XF86Config file but thats pretty complicated for a newbie . Remeber to backup your old copy of XF86Config before doing anything with your resolution. Have fun.
Hmmm...didn't know anythign about that....I'll have to check and see if mine is set automatically. Cause it works everytime. I thought maybe it was because I'm always logged in as root. But I checked and it works for a normal user too....Hmmm sorry I thought it was a universal fix.
Originally posted by WindowsBurner Hmmm...didn't know anythign about that....I'll have to check and see if mine is set automatically. Cause it works everytime. I thought maybe it was because I'm always logged in as root. But I checked and it works for a normal user too....Hmmm sorry I thought it was a universal fix.
If you boot to a command line and typing startx you are in runlevel 3. He is booting into graphical mode with gdm which is runlevel 5.