[ubuntu-us-nm] Display problems
n0wje87004 at gmail.com
Thu Jun 14 01:59:03 UTC 2012
I will see what I can do but I am a beginner at helping out but I will give
it a good old college try. Does the monitor show the brand of monitor or
does it show generic monitor?
On Wed, Jun 13, 2012 at 11:56 AM, Researcher Taylor <
research at lawlearners.org> wrote:
> Thanks Anthony. My resolution was fine when I first installed 10.04 LTS.
> Additional info: I have a dual boot machine and it's happening in 12.04
> LTS on the same machine so I'm thinking the problem is with GRUB.
> The results of the command you gave command is:
> "00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 82Q963/Q965
> Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 02)"
> And using this command: "sudo lshw -C video"
> description: VGA compatible controller
> product: 82Q963/Q965 Integrated Graphics Controller
> vendor: Intel Corporation
> physical id: 2
> bus info: pci at 0000:00:02.0
> version: 02
> width: 64 bits
> clock: 33MHz
> capabilities: msi pm bus_master cap_list rom
> configuration: driver=i915 latency=0
> resources: irq:26 memory:f0400000-f04fffff memory:e0000000-efffffff(
> **prefetchable) ioport:1200(size=8)
> On the supported Intel video cards page:
> I don't see my specific model.
> Using this command: "xrandr"
> I get this:
> Screen 0: minimum 320 x 200, current 1024 x 768, maximum 8192 x 8192
> VGA1 connected 1024x768+0+0 (normal left inverted right x axis y axis) 0mm
> x 0mm
> 1360x768 59.8
> 1024x768 60.0*
> 800x600 60.3 56.2
> 848x480 60.0
> 640x480 59.9 59.9
> The actual max resolution for my monitor is: 1280 x 1024
> Notice it says the max video resolution for the video hardware is 8192 x
> 8192 so I'm thinking that the it has enough RAM to accommodate 1280x1024.
> I tried this command: "xrandr --output VGA1 --mode 1280x1024"
> And this came back:
> xrandr: cannot find mode 1280x1024
> Any ideas?
> Try sudo lspci | grep VGA to find you specific graphics card in your
>> computer, and then you can get the appropriate driver.
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