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Setting higher resolution

Posted: Fri Feb 02, 2018 11:32 pm
by eldados
Hi there
I have installed Solus on a Lenovo W540 with a screen resolution of 2880x1629, everything is working great but I can't seem to get a resolution higher than 1920x1080.
Is it possible to do this without mucking around with xrandr?
Love Solus! by the way and can't wait to see what 4 has in store for us :)

Many thanks

Re: Setting higher resolution

Posted: Sat Feb 03, 2018 12:20 am
by kyrios
eldados wrote:
Fri Feb 02, 2018 11:32 pm
Hi there
I have installed Solus on a Lenovo W540 with a screen resolution of 2880x1629, everything is working great but I can't seem to get a resolution higher than 1920x1080.
Is it possible to do this without mucking around with xrandr?
Love Solus! by the way and can't wait to see what 4 has in store for us :)

Many thanks
First advise is to make sure your system is up-to-date, check that all updates are installed in the Software Center and reboot.
Then check in DoFlicky (Hardware drivers) if there is something to install for your GPU.

Re: Setting higher resolution

Posted: Sat Feb 03, 2018 1:17 am
by eldados
Thanks mate
I have installed the nvidia drivers, rebooted, nothing else to install.
I still can't get a higher resolution