hi after two days now trying to get my wifes laptop to accept ubuntu i have instsalled 8.04 on , the only problem is i can not adjust the resolution there i only 800x600 and 640x80 i have tried all different ways even tried to edit xorg resulting in a unbootable system any help will be welcome.
the laptop is a advent celeron 1.73ghz
1 gig of ram
80 gig hard drive
fully updated