glen.j.barber at gmail.com
Wed Apr 1 00:04:16 UTC 2009
On Tue, Mar 31, 2009 at 7:55 PM, Brian Blater <brb.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
> I recently purchased an Acer X223W 22" monitor. The monitor looks and
> works great with my MAC or Windows, but for the life of me I can not
> get it to function at full resolution (1680x1050) with linux. I'm
> running Kubuntu Ibex with an Nvidia 8600 GTS card and using the Nvidia
> 180.29 driver. I'm not a real xorg guru, but I at least have an idea
> of what things do what, but I just can't get this setup to run at full
> res - I get 1024x768.
> Can anyone give me some help getting this configured correctly to use
> the 1680x1050 resolution?
> Section "Monitor"
> Identifier "AcerX223W"
> VendorName "Acer"
> ModelName "X223W"
> HorizSync 28.0 - 55.0
> VertRefresh 43.0 - 72.0
Try adding the following to the "Monitor" section:
Option "PreferredMode" "1680x1050"
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