Fedora Linux Support Community & Resources Center
  #1  
Old 29th March 2006, 05:55 AM
meslick Offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 101
Change Screen Resolution in FC5

Hello,

I just installed FC5 and I chose a screen resolution of 1024x768. I thought this was what I had last time, but it's not resolute enough. I now want to change the resolution to 1152x768, but I'm only able to switch to a lower resolution from System->Preferences->Screen Resolution.

How can I make the necessary changes?

Thanks,
Teak
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 29th March 2006, 07:10 AM
meslick Offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 101
You have to go into Administration->Display.

The FC5 Release notes need to be updated. 21.1 xorg-x11 incorrectly refers to Applications->System Settings->Display
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 29th March 2006, 08:05 AM
The_Archangel Offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Latvia
Age: 27
Posts: 14
That still could be the problem. Open /etc/X11/xorg.conf, scroll down to 'Screen' section and enter desired resolution in 'Modes' subsection. There should be 3 listed. Change the first one to resolution that you want to use. Second and third are alternatives if first doesn't work.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
change, fc5, resolution, screen

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Screen Resolution Won't Change MasamuneSoul Using Fedora 7 24th February 2009 02:48 PM
Change screen resolution rebelote Hardware & Laptops 3 15th November 2005 12:34 AM


Current GMT-time: 23:14 (Thursday, 28-08-2014)

TopSubscribe to XML RSS for all Threads in all ForumsFedoraForumDotOrg Archive
logo

All trademarks, and forum posts in this site are property of their respective owner(s).
FedoraForum.org is privately owned and is not directly sponsored by the Fedora Project or Red Hat, Inc.

Privacy Policy | Term of Use | Posting Guidelines | Archive | Contact Us | Founding Members

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2012, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

FedoraForum is Powered by RedHat