Monitor frequency problem

Steve Cook yorvik.ubunto at googlemail.com
Fri Mar 14 21:58:48 UTC 2008


On Fri, 2008-03-14 at 14:35 -0700, Mike Dugger wrote:
> At 11:05 AM 3/14/2008 +0800, you wrote:
> >Mike Dugger wrote:
> > > I was happy to see that someone recently had their monitor resolution
> > > problem solved using dpkg-reconfigure x server-xorg. However, a problem
> > > that I've had since upgrading from ubuntu 7.04 to 7.10 is that my monitor
> > > is being driven at 50 hz refresh rate when it really, really wants to run
> > > at 60 hz. My System -> Screen Resolution offers 50 hz and 54 hz, but 
> > not 60
> > > hz which is the native refresh rate for my Samsung SyncMaster 204T.
> > >
> > > Will the technique above solve this or is there something else I'm missing?
> >
> >Isn't the 204T and LCD monitor?  Refresh rates don't have any meaning in the
> >LCD world.
> 
> Yes, it's and LCD, but it's the monitor that keeps giving me the message 
> that it is in analog mode and its optimum is 60 hz. To be honest it looks 
> fine, but it keeps nagging me about the wanting 60 hz.
> 
> 
Have you tried 
System > Administration > Screens and Graphics > Screen > Model

and select your monitor?

steve

 





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