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Old 06-23-2003, 01:56 AM   #1
patpat
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howto adjust user screen resolution


My redhat 8.0 PC is shared between two people. Each of us would like to use different screen resolution. How can I setup personal profile for different screen resoltion when login?

Thanks,

Wilson
 
Old 06-23-2003, 02:12 AM   #2
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The users can press Ctrl Alt + or - to change the resolution of their current desktop.
 
Old 06-23-2003, 02:24 AM   #3
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But that sucks, what about setting this up to "automagically" happen when another user logs in?

Instead of everytime user1 logs in having to press CTRL ALT + is there a way to have that automatically set (maybe in a script calling 2 different XF86Config's that are VERY much alike with the 1 entry changed for default res:
1024x768
And
800x600)?

That would be nice. That's why I didn't want to reply, because I was hoping for something more

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Old 06-23-2003, 06:42 AM   #4
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Are you using KDE patpat? If you are, I think that you can change user settings via control center (Control Center - Desktop).
edit:
Control Center - Desktop - Size & Orientation ...make sure you select Apply settings.

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