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by Toastrack
Mon Mar 11, 2019 7:44 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Canon ip7250 Printer Installation
Replies: 1
Views: 349

Canon ip7250 Printer Installation

System is MX16, fully up to date.
I am trying to instal a Canon ip7250 printer, preferably wireless connected. Typically Canon give no info for Linux, and I cannot find the printer model in the MX16 printer list.
Please can someone guide me on how to get this printer working. :confused:
by Toastrack
Fri Feb 22, 2019 5:58 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Display Resolution setting won't stick - SOLVED
Replies: 1
Views: 592

Re: Display Resolution setting won't stick

I think I have finally cracked the problem. I added the file:- Section "Monitor" #Note might need VGA1? Trying 1 on 18-2-19 Worked OK 0n 19-02-19 Identifier "VGA1" Modeline "1360x768_60.00" 84.75 1360 1432 1568 1776 768 771 781 798 -hsync +vsync Option "PreferredMode" "1360x768_60.00" EndSection # P...
by Toastrack
Wed Jan 16, 2019 5:54 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Display Resolution setting won't stick - SOLVED
Replies: 1
Views: 592

Display Resolution setting won't stick - SOLVED

I had great help in setting up different display resolutions (MX16), but I find the settings get discarded on rebooting after a shutdown. The revised file ~/.xprofile gets saved OK, overwriting the old file, and as long as I don't reboot I can change resolutions just fine. Then after a reboot it's a...
by Toastrack
Mon Jan 14, 2019 3:30 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: New Display Resolution - Solved
Replies: 16
Views: 1788

Re: New Display Resolution - Solved

Another questin - whic file holds all this info in the end?
I was wondering if it's possible to copy from another installation which already shows more display options?
by Toastrack
Mon Jan 14, 2019 3:27 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: New Display Resolution - Solved
Replies: 16
Views: 1788

Re: New Display Resolution - Solved

Thanks for the guidance. Easy once you know!
by Toastrack
Sat Jan 12, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: New Display Resolution - Solved
Replies: 16
Views: 1788

Re: New Display Resolution

Sure, but how do I do that?
by Toastrack
Sat Jan 12, 2019 6:07 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: New Display Resolution - Solved
Replies: 16
Views: 1788

Re: New Display Resolution

Very many thanks !!! The ubuntu routine finally cracked it, and the new display resolution works just fine.
Thanks to all who responded.
:happy:
by Toastrack
Tue Jan 08, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: New Display Resolution - Solved
Replies: 16
Views: 1788

Re: New Display Resolution

Sory, my error, it's MX16! xrandr Screen 0: minimum 8 x 8, current 1024 x 768, maximum 32767 x 32767 DVI1 disconnected (normal left inverted right x axis y axis) VGA1 connected 1024x768+0+0 (normal left inverted right x axis y axis) 0mm x 0mm 1024x768 60.00* 800x600 60.32 56.25 848x480 60.00 640x480...
by Toastrack
Tue Jan 08, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: New Display Resolution - Solved
Replies: 16
Views: 1788

Re: New Display Resolution

Intel 82Q35 Express Integrated Graphics driver : i915 v: kernel
Display server: X.Org 1.16.4 driver: intel unloaded: fbdev,modesetting,visa
resolution:1024x768-60Hz
OpenGL: renderer: Mesa DRI Intel Q35 v: 2.1 Mesa 12.0.3

copied from output.
by Toastrack
Tue Jan 08, 2019 8:13 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: New Display Resolution - Solved
Replies: 16
Views: 1788

New Display Resolution - Solved

I have installed a new Benq GW2280E display on my MX 11 (fully up to date) system, which ideally needs a resolution of 1920x1018, or at least an equivalent aspect ratio. The best my system currently offers me is 1024x768 which although useable is far from ideal. Please, is there a download avalable ...

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