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  1. #1
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    matrox g450 and resolution

    hi all,
    I've a graphic card "matrox g450 dual head", my goal is to set monitor resolution with 1440x900 or 1280x960, as I've on Windows (with the same card).
    At present, I can only get 1024x768, using mga Xorg driver.
    Proprietary driver from matrox.com are incompatible with xorg version.
    Any suggestion? Thankyou!

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    Re: matrox g450 and resolution

    Hello and welcome to the forums.

    I've seen a number of requests about getting Matrox cards to work, but not many solutions. Since you're already using the mga driver, perhaps you could have a look at using xrandr to achieve a better resolution. There is a good guide at this link: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/X/Config/Resolution

  3. #3
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    Re: matrox g450 and resolution

    problem solved with this URL:

    http://ubuntuforums.org/archive/index.php/t-878780.html

    (see amylase's post)

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