Monitor Resolution

Brian Blater brb.lists at
Wed Apr 1 12:53:47 UTC 2009

On Tue, Mar 31, 2009 at 8:04 PM, Howard Coles Jr. <dhcolesj at> wrote:
> On Tuesday 31 March 2009 06:55:40 pm Brian Blater wrote:
> Have you tried running the Nvidia X Server Settings utility as root?
> It may not prompt you from the menu, but if you edit the menu it will.  Browse
> to "System" then click on the icon, then select "Advanced" and put a check in
> the "Run as a different user" with no id and save, it will prompt you.
> --
> See Ya'
> Howard Coles Jr.
> John 3:16!
I haven't tried running the utility as root, but I have run the
utility as myself and saved the generated xorg.conf and copied it to
/etc/X11. The generated xorg.conf (with a few monitor modifications)
is what I posted in the message. I will also try running it as root.


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