Linux resloution question

By Shadowrunner
Jan 21, 2006
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  1. Debian Linux - How do I make the resolution go up to 1280x1024? There is no option after 1024x768. My video card is an Sapphire ATi Radeon 9600 PRO
  2. Nodsu

    Nodsu Newcomer, in training Posts: 9,431

    Option where?

    You can always edit the X configuration file to your liking.
  3. Shadowrunner

    Shadowrunner Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 149

    display properties?
  4. Nodsu

    Nodsu Newcomer, in training Posts: 9,431

    Display properties in.. what? KDE? Gnome? Some god-knows-what fancy configuration utility?

    Are you sure you set your monitor and video card type correctly?
  5. kenyee

    kenyee Newcomer, in training Posts: 32

    VESA driver?

    Do you have the ATI drivers for Linux loaded?
    If not, Linux will use the default VESA driver which has a max resolution of 1024x768...
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