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Is it possible to find drivers for Intel Cedarview graphics controller to work with Ubuntu 11.04?

I've an Asus netbook with this graphics card. The problem is that I cannot set screen resolution to 1024x600. The only available resolution, 800x600, looks very bad. I've read some answers to this ...
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Changing the resolution to 1440x900 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Screen resolution stuck at 1024x768 The output of "xrandr" yasith@vostro:~$ xrandr Screen 0: minimum 320 x 200, current 1366 x 768, maximum 8192 x 8192 LVDS1 connected ...
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Could not apply stored configuration for monitors

Well this happened when I upgraded to Natty. Not only seems I can't change my resolution to higher than 1024x768 but it appears at the left and using only 70% of the monitor's width. I tried ...
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“Can not display this video mode” error during boot, followed by empty desktop

On my computer, I replaced windows XP with Ubuntu 11.04. When I start up my computer, I get the message 'Can not display this video mode - optimal resolution 1280 60Hz', in a black screen. After a few ...
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After fixing boot resolution (due to Nvidia driver install) login resolution is lower [closed]

These are the steps I made: Install Ubuntu 11.04 Update the system Install NVidia driver I fixed the Grub and plymouth resolution issue Then a problem appeared: the login screen resolution is ...
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High resolution in Thinkpad T60 with ATI X1400

I salvaged good old T60 machine, with ATI X1400 and hi resolution screen (1600x1200). My problem is that Ubuntu does not detect higher resolutions than 1024x768. I can that radeon driver is sed ...
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Need to change the resolution options

I've been trying to add my external monitor's native resolution (1680x1050). It does not show up on the GUI "Monitors" I followed the "Adding Undetected Resolutions" section of ...
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Maximal screen resolution for external monitor breaks desktop

Whenever I'm plugging in my external monitor into my notebook and changing the screen resolution to the maximum state, the desktop will get broken in a way: A third of the whole desktop space is ...
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How to change screen resolution of Thinkpad x300?

I think that the maximum resolution I can get is 8192x8192. Could you tell me how can I SAFELY increase the screen resolution? Actually I wanted to try with xrandr command, but I am afraid that it ...
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How do I set the resolution on a Dell Mini 1010 to it's native resolution?

I have installed ubuntu 11.04 (natty) on my dell mini 1010. The installation worked fine, however i cannot change the screen resolution to the netbook's native resolution. I always get 800x600, which ...
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Why does Nvidia Settings have different resolutions than the Monitor option?

I checked the resolutions in System -> Preferences -> Monitors and it has different resolutions than the System -> Administration -> Nvidia X Server Settings I have installed the proprietary Nvidia ...
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What resolution works best?

I want to buy a laptop and install Ubuntu 11 on it. Is there a particular screen resolution or dimension that is ideal? For example, if I'm choosing between 1600 x 900 or 1680 x 1050, these have ...
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Wrong Screen Resolution on an Intel D510MO

I've installed 11.04 onto a Intel D510MO, everything works except I can't change to resolution to anything better than 1024x768. The monitor is capable of supporting 1280x1024. Can anyone help? ...
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Higher resolutions unavailable with 2.6.38-8 kernel [closed]

After upgrading to Natty and the 2.6.38-8 kernel I could no longer obtain the 1920x1080 resolution available in Maverick with 2.6.35-22. In fact the boot occasionally hung. However, after selecting ...
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ATI Scaling issue with HDMI [closed]

I have crossfire ATI Radeon hd 5770's. Installed the proprietary driver and decided to install the newest driver from the site. Now there is a huge scaling issue that ATI always does with HDMI ...
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Resolution set too low on startup, solutions do not work

After installing natty, my resolution is being set to 1024x768 instead of the proper 1368x768. The Monitors program doesn't allow me to set my resolution higher. I looked around for a solution, and I ...