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Openelec (xbmc) howto set resolution fixed to 1280 * 720 via ssh?

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Hi,

I have a raspberry po with openelec/xbmc. Works fine with my tv as long as I use 1280 * 720 as resolution. However it changes sometimes to 1280 * 768 and I lose my output on tv (resolution not supported).

Can I set it fix to 1280 * 720 and make sure it does not adapt, maybe via ssh?
http://openelec.tv/forum/12-guides-tips-and-tricks/16463-guide-edit-xorg-conf-to-set-resolution-on-vga-monitor-tv-for-intel-graphic-card

J.
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You should able to fix the resolution in xorg, can you post your xorg.conf?
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Where is it located on openelec?
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Should be under /etc/X11.

Try -
locate xorg.conf
find / -name 'xorg.conf'

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I fixed it with hdmimode = 85
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Worked for me (in  config.txt).
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