[ubuntu-za] Vertical and horizontal refresh rates
hgibson at sun.ac.za
Tue Dec 9 08:12:56 GMT 2008
Scharnick, Walter wrote:
> I am using the latest 8.10. I had to manually edit the xorg.conf file
> because it would just not work with the default installation.
Ok. Apparently 8.10 does X server config almost automatically. So to get
a manual setup to "stick" is something I have not done. Maybe one of the
help sites can get you there.
The other thing.. can your monitor and video card handle 1280x1024 ?
Details of make and model of monitor and video card would help too.
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> [mailto:ubuntu-za-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com] On Behalf Of Hilton Gibson
> Sent: Tuesday, December 09, 2008 10:05 AM
> To: Ubuntu South African Local Community
> Subject: Re: [ubuntu-za] Vertical and horizontal refresh rates
> Scharnick, Walter wrote:
>> Hi everyone.
>> I have an old mecer 19" monitor and cannot seem to get the proper
>> vertical and horizontal refresh rates for it.
>> Do anyone know if there is default refresh rates for a 1280x1024
>> I played around with some figures and got the resolution but it does
>> not save it. Every time I reboot I chooses the Highest resolution
>> available. Then I will have to manually adjust it again.
>> My xorg conf
>> HorizSync 30-74
>> VertRefresh 56-69
> Which version and flavour of Ubuntu do you use ?
>> Please help...
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