Wanted: 2560x1600

Casey Stamper casey.stamper at gmail.com
Wed Aug 15 21:46:28 UTC 2007

Michael S Peek wrote:
> Hello all,
> I've got a user with a Dell 3007WFP-HC monitor capable of 2560x1600.  
> Same user has an nVidia Quadro FX 550 with 128MB of ram.
> The nvidia-settings tool won't let us do anything more than 1280x800, 
> although the card touts that it can do 2048x1536.
> Does anyone have any clues as to why this would be?
> If a better video card is required, does anyone have any recommendations 
> on what would be powerful enough to do 2560x1600 at 60Hz?
> Thanks in advance,
> Michael

Have you tried looking at/editing the xorg.conf file (and then 
restarting the X session)? I've had to do that several times on various 

Casey Stamper
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