[xubuntu-users] Screen Resolution

John Alfred Nathanael Chee cheecheeo at gmail.com
Sat Dec 5 01:25:10 UTC 2009

On Fri, Dec 4, 2009 at 17:14, T H Stearns <thomasstearns at comcast.net> wrote:
>> Response to gnome-display-properties: "The program
>> 'gnome-display-properties' is currently not installed.  You can install it
>> by typing:sudo apt-get install gnome-control-center
>> gnome-display-properties: command not found
>> tomstearns at tomstearns-desktop:~$ "
> Response to   xrandr is: "Screen 0: minimum 320 x 200, current 800 x 600,
> maximum 4096 x 4096
> VGA1 connected 800x600+0+0 (normal left inverted right x axis y axis) 0mm x
> 0mm
>  800x600        60.3*
>  640x480        59.9 tomstearns at tomstearns-desktop:~$

xrandr thinks that your maximum resolution is 800x600, given the
monitor/video card combination you're using. You may need a different

Can you run 'cvt 1024 768' in the terminal and post the output back?


Love in Jesus Christ, John Alfred Nathanael Chee

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