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I have loaded Ubuntu 12.04 on my old Amilo laptop and everything seems OK except the picture is only one third the screen size. I have checked the Display settings on the Desktop and these show "Laptop 640x480 resolution and cannot be changed. Any suggestion out there as I have no idea where to find the answer.

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Two ways how you can modify screen resolution:

  1. try to force resolution via xrandr command
  2. try to modify etc/X11/xorg.conf to fulfill your needs.

Try to paste here result of xrandr and content of xorg.conf and the NTB specification here or result of lspci | grep VGA command, so we can better help you.

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