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Dear All,

I am using Ubuntu Server 11.10 which is running on Intel server board S1200BT family G20500-003,..

But the resolution of the LCD monitor is very low (800x600),i want to change the monitor resolution, i really don't know what to do ?.

Please help me out ,...

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open your terminal and type as xrandr then it will display whats the minimum , maximum ,current resolution and with some indexes .

from there a list of resolution display will be shown to you ,so choose whats your desired resolution of the display .

for first resolution give as xrandr -s 0 and for 2nd resolution give as xrandr -s 1 . like that you can choose what exact resolution you want .

hope that helps . all the best.

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output:Screen 0: minimum 128 x 128, current 800 x 600, maximum 800 x 800 LVDS connected 800x600+0+0 (normal left inverted right x axis y axis) 0mm x 0mm 800x600 59.9* –  user52093 Mar 26 '12 at 13:41
    
when i try to add new resolution the output is : xrandr --newmode "800x800_60.00" 51.75 800 840 920 1040 800 803 813 831 -hsync +vsync xrandr --addmode LVDS "800x800_60.00" X Error of failed request: BadMatch (invalid parameter attributes) Major opcode of failed request: 149 (RANDR) Minor opcode of failed request: 18 (RRAddOutputMode) Serial number of failed request: 20 Current serial number in output stream: 21 –  user52093 Mar 26 '12 at 13:45
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