How do I change screen resolution?

Larry Hartman larryhartman50 at
Tue Mar 13 09:54:59 GMT 2007

Also, have you looked at loading the proprietary ATI driver, fglrx module?  
Does that cover this model of video card?


On Monday 12 March 2007 09:34:16 pm Daniel Pittman wrote:
> Earl Violet <ejviolet at> writes:
> > I cannot get a higher screen resolution in Kubuntu or Ubuntu than
> > 1024x768. I know the video card and monitor support higher resolutions
> > because I run much higher using Windows 2K.
> >
> > I checked the screen resolution in both Kubuntu and Ubuntu GUI but
> > 1025x768 is all the higher it shows.
> Take a look in /var/log/Xorg.0.log to see what the X server reports when
> it is starting up.  You will probably find that something causes it to
> reject the larger modes -- and that will point you in the right
> direction for fixing the problem.
> Regards,
>         Daniel
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