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by 1branchonthevine
Tue Jan 09, 2018 12:19 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Can I deliberately reduce resolution and add a border around screen using xrandr?
Replies: 1
Views: 563

Re: Can I deliberately reduce resolution and add a border around screen using xrandr?

This is the closest i can get to what i want, but unfortunately scaling is still a problem. found this formula on a touchscreen calibration form, thought i could use it for xrandr c0,0,c1,0,c3,c3,0,0,1 c0=Reduced active area Wpx / Total Native Wpx c2=Reduced active area Hpx / Total Native Hpx c1=Px ...
by 1branchonthevine
Mon Jan 08, 2018 3:37 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Can I deliberately reduce resolution and add a border around screen using xrandr?
Replies: 1
Views: 563

Can I deliberately reduce resolution and add a border around screen using xrandr?

The short: i need to reduce the effective resolution of my screen by a few pixels on all sides, so that there is an intentional dead-space (black border) around my screen, where my resolution would go from an effective full 3840 x 2160 (4k resolution), down to something like 3780 x 2100 (-30px from ...
by 1branchonthevine
Mon Jan 08, 2018 3:07 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Help Macbook Pro users - can anyone post their monitors.xml file?
Replies: 4
Views: 275

Re: Help Macbook Pro users - can anyone post their monitors.xml file?

Appreciate the comment, didnt realize linux had issues installing on one system and then later swapping and running on different systems. I guess we will just see how it goes at this point then. I'm using the latest mint release, maybe the /home/~user~/.config/monitors.xml file is only created when ...
by 1branchonthevine
Wed Jan 03, 2018 2:45 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Help Macbook Pro users - can anyone post their monitors.xml file?
Replies: 4
Views: 275

Help Macbook Pro users - can anyone post their monitors.xml file?

In short, I need someone to go into display properties (Monitor Preferences), change their resolution to 1440 x 900, press apply, and then past the contents of /home/~user~/.config/monitors.xml on this page. When done, obviously change it back to your preferred resolution ;) Thank you SOOOO much! Th...
by 1branchonthevine
Wed Dec 18, 2013 9:37 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Have to forget/readd hidden network after reboot
Replies: 1
Views: 511

Re: Have to forget/readd hidden network after reboot

BUMP... PLEASE! This has been an issue for me for quite some time as well; Won't reconnect to hidden wifi automatically! I didn't have an issue with it in Linux Mint 13, but I've noticed 14, 15, and 16 have this issue. I have finally migrated from Mint Mate 13 to Mate 16 because a recent update hose...

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