[CentOS] Widescreen monitor won't configure to a wide screen - SOLVED

Johnny Hughes johnny at centos.org
Thu Jul 31 09:49:08 UTC 2008

MHR wrote:
> Thanks to Ritesh Khadgaray:
>> Is there anything I'm missing?  Some other configuration file or
>> record somewhere I need to tweak?
> with gconf-editor, check "/desktop/gnome/screen/default/0/resolution" .
> --
> Ritesh Khadgaray
> ?Ph: +919970164885
> ?Desktop LinuX N Stuff, RHCE
> Software Maintenance Engineer, Pune, Red Hat
> That was it!

Yes ... there are 2 places to set this, one is controlled by the 
resolution setting the other is controlled by the Display setting. They 
are at "System => Preferences => Screen Resolution" and "System => 
Administration => Display" in the Main Menu.

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