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Old 06-19-2003, 03:14 PM   #1
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inspiron 8500


i have a dell inspiron 8500, default resolution is 1680x1050... was anyone able to get X to run on it?
 
Old 06-23-2003, 03:43 PM   #2
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fixed!
 
Old 06-23-2003, 03:49 PM   #3
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Uh..

What was the problem?
What did you do to fix it?
How did you figure it out?


Just wondering so future searchers can find something constructive here.

Thanks...
 
Old 06-25-2003, 10:27 PM   #4
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I don't know how littleking fixed his, but I set my colors to 16 bit and it worked fine at 1680. But since my eyes aren't that good I had to set the pixel count back to 14xx something or other. Whatever that setting was.
 
  


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