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Old 05-03-2009, 11:56 AM   #1
wlawyer
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Question Screen resolution in Ubuntu 9.04.


I have installed Ubuntu 9.04 (Jaunty Jackalope) and everything appears to be working properly. However I'm only able to get 1024 X 768 screen resolution. My NEC display will support higher resolutions. The machine has an Intel 82845G/GL video controller. How can I get Ubuntu to offer higher resolutions?

I assume I'll have to edit one of the "X" files.
 
Old 05-04-2009, 08:50 AM   #2
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Yes, you may have to edit your xorg.conf file. Another issue may be that you need to allocate more memory for the device in your bios.
 
Old 05-04-2009, 08:55 AM   #3
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Perhaps the program grandr would be helpful.
 
  


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