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Old 09-30-2005, 08:21 AM   #1
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Raise Resolution in FC4


I am having a problem with my new installation of FC4, in that I should be able to raise the resolution past 800x600, yet I can't in the control panel. What do I need to do to get my screen into a usable size so that a window like the one I'm typing this in doesn't take the whole screen?
 
Old 09-30-2005, 08:44 AM   #2
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As root user ( su - ) , run the command: system-config-display

Under the Hardware tab / Monitor Type:
Check that the proper monitor is selected. If you have to use Generic, select a resolution which you want.

Under the Settings tab / Resolution:
Select the higher resolution.
 
Old 09-30-2005, 08:04 PM   #3
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TY

Thanks, I can now work with me new linux installation.
 
Old 09-30-2005, 08:29 PM   #4
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Glad to help!
 
  


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