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Old 05-02-2008, 06:15 PM   #1
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Screen resolution problems with BFG nvidia geforce 8400 DVI


Is their another config file besides usr/share/xresprobe/xorg.conf and etc/x11/xorg.conf that I would have to edit to get my screen to show a proper 1280x1024 view. As of right now it does 640x480@50hz and 1280x1024@50hz but when I select the 1280x1024 my screen gets so big that I have to hit the corners with my mouse so it can pan over to see the full image. I do have an nvidia card with a dvi output, which I just connected yesterday and it work fine until I changed the visual affects in the appearance preferences to "Extra". Now even after changing it back to none my resolution wont set right.
 
Old 05-03-2008, 11:52 AM   #2
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If you're using the proprietary nvidia driver, run nvidia-settings as root and see if that helps.
 
  


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