Jump to content
mr_coffee

res 1280x1024 @ 60 Hz, but windows are HUGE

Recommended Posts

Hello everyone! I'm running mandriva 2006 power pack, I have a flat screen, MultiSync LCD 1770GX, 17" monitor. I set the resolution to 1280x1024, the icons, and toolbar look great, problem is, when I open up a webpage or kmix, the windows are huge, like kmixer won't even show on the screen only like 2/3 of it will show. Here is a screen shot of what i'm talking about also when I open up a webpage.

 

Any ideas on how I can fix this?

I also have a GeFOrce 6800 GT, right now i'm using the generic drivers supplied with mandriva which work great so far!

post-1634-1140381257_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Does your monitor support that size? If not then you would get the problem of windows being too large. Also, try installing the Nvidia driver. There is plenty of posts here that should be able to help you to install. Also www.linuxloader.com has a great guide.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...

×
×
  • Create New...