Re: question about my new Dell 3010

2012-12-10 Thread Zane C. B-H.
On Sun, 9 Dec 2012 15:47:06 -0800 Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: Rats:: xvidtune gave me Video modes are not settable on this chip. how cheap can you get? no, the question is: what chip/video card do I need that will get me [at least] 1920x1280? Unless you

Re: question about my new Dell 3010

2012-12-10 Thread Gary Kline
On Mon, Dec 10, 2012 at 07:05:50AM +, Matthew Seaman wrote: On 10/12/2012 00:31, Gary Kline wrote: On Sun, Dec 09, 2012 at 08:38:06AM +, Matthew Seaman wrote: On 09/12/2012 00:23, Gary Kline wrote: one of the remaining problems --hopefuully the Last-- with my

Re: question about my new Dell 3010

2012-12-10 Thread Gary Kline
On Mon, Dec 10, 2012 at 02:26:43AM -0600, Zane C. B-H. wrote: On Sun, 9 Dec 2012 15:47:06 -0800 Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: Rats:: xvidtune gave me Video modes are not settable on this chip. how cheap can you get? no, the question is: what chip/video

Re: question about my new Dell 3010

2012-12-09 Thread Matthew Seaman
On 09/12/2012 00:23, Gary Kline wrote: one of the remaining problems --hopefuully the Last-- with my Dell 3010 quad i5 is that the resolution stops at 5:4. it's something like 1280x1014 whereas my widescreen Dell needs 1920x1280 or close to that. do I need to go out

Re: question about my new Dell 3010

2012-12-09 Thread Warren Block
On Sun, 9 Dec 2012, Matthew Seaman wrote: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:DVI_Connector_Types.svg Most DVI monitor cables have a DVI-D dual link plug on them, but anything matching those patterns is proof positive of DVI. VGA connectors looks like this:

Re: question about my new Dell 3010

2012-12-09 Thread Gary Kline
On Sun, Dec 09, 2012 at 05:24:27AM +0100, Polytropon wrote: On Sat, 8 Dec 2012 16:23:31 -0800, Gary Kline wrote: one of the remaining problems --hopefuully the Last-- with my Dell 3010 quad i5 is that the resolution stops at 5:4. it's something like 1280x1014 whereas

Re: question about my new Dell 3010

2012-12-09 Thread Gary Kline
On Sat, Dec 08, 2012 at 07:21:17PM -0800, per...@pluto.rain.com wrote: Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: one of the remaining problems --hopefuully the Last-- with my Dell 3010 quad i5 is that the resolution stops at 5:4. it's something like 1280x1014 ... Probably 1280x1024 -- a

Re: question about my new Dell 3010

2012-12-09 Thread Gary Kline
On Sun, Dec 09, 2012 at 08:38:06AM +, Matthew Seaman wrote: On 09/12/2012 00:23, Gary Kline wrote: one of the remaining problems --hopefuully the Last-- with my Dell 3010 quad i5 is that the resolution stops at 5:4. it's something like 1280x1014 whereas my widescreen

Re: question about my new Dell 3010

2012-12-09 Thread Polytropon
On Sun, 9 Dec 2012 17:00:17 -0800, Gary Kline wrote: On Mon, Dec 10, 2012 at 12:08:38AM +, james wrote: Are you sure you mean 1920x1280??? I mean: 1280*800, or 1920*1200, those are more normal. (My older portables have the former, my Dell 24 has the latter) I can believe

Re: question about my new Dell 3010

2012-12-09 Thread Matthew Seaman
On 10/12/2012 00:31, Gary Kline wrote: On Sun, Dec 09, 2012 at 08:38:06AM +, Matthew Seaman wrote: On 09/12/2012 00:23, Gary Kline wrote: one of the remaining problems --hopefuully the Last-- with my Dell 3010 quad i5 is that the resolution stops at 5:4. it's

Re: question about my new Dell 3010

2012-12-08 Thread Polytropon
On Sat, 8 Dec 2012 16:23:31 -0800, Gary Kline wrote: one of the remaining problems --hopefuully the Last-- with my Dell 3010 quad i5 is that the resolution stops at 5:4. it's something like 1280x1014 whereas my widescreen Dell needs 1920x1280 or close to that.

Re: question about my new Dell 3010

2012-12-08 Thread perryh
Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: one of the remaining problems --hopefuully the Last-- with my Dell 3010 quad i5 is that the resolution stops at 5:4. it's something like 1280x1014 ... Probably 1280x1024 -- a common size before widescreen. The largest commonly seen back then was

Re: question about my new Dell 3010

2012-12-08 Thread Warren Block
On Sat, 8 Dec 2012, per...@pluto.rain.com wrote: Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: one of the remaining problems --hopefuully the Last-- with my Dell 3010 quad i5 is that the resolution stops at 5:4. it's something like 1280x1014 ... Probably 1280x1024 -- a common size before widescreen.