Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people, just like you, are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
Solved

Screen resolution

Posted on 2003-11-11
2
731 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-21
i have a problem that linux will maximum let me use 1024x756 but i want 1280x1024, my card supports it, even under windows it can go up to 1600x1200.
i have the feeling that its just a driver i need but ati havent made one.

my card is: ATI Radeon 7200 or just the radeon family

Any suggestions?
0
Comment
Question by:Tai-San
2 Comments
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:b_vishwajit
ID: 9725343
Run Xwindow config and chose "Generic" type video card that should solve your problem.
The command to run the configurator is something like XConfigurator(depends on which linux version you are using).I had same problem and I was able to fix it(I am using RedHat9.0).
0
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
arn0ld earned 50 total points
ID: 9727624
check http://archives.mandrakelinux.com/expert/2002-11/msg01318.php
  I got this from google "ati radeon 7200  1600 modeline"
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: SSL Checker

Scans your site and returns information about your SSL implementation and certificate. Helpful for debugging and validating your SSL configuration.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Like to learn Linux, need advice for a good book and setup. 3 55
open source backup solution 1 36
Linux script delete files 3 47
SMB share across internet 15 65
The purpose of this article is to fix the unknown display problem in Linux Mint operating system. After installing the OS if you see Display monitor is not recognized then we can install "MESA" utilities to fix this problem or we can install additio…
The purpose of this article is to demonstrate how we can use conditional statements using Python.
Learn several ways to interact with files and get file information from the bash shell. ls lists the contents of a directory: Using the -a flag displays hidden files: Using the -l flag formats the output in a long list: The file command gives us mor…
Connecting to an Amazon Linux EC2 Instance from Windows Using PuTTY.

840 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question