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How to add new resolution on Fedora 26 in VirtualBox?

asked 2017-10-20 12:07:58 -0500

Yakir gravatar image

Hello friends, I am new in Fedora.

After install Fedora 26, resolution list i have: 1024x768 800x600

Resolution i need: 1360x665

I read on the internet how to add new resoltion by xrendr, install nVidia drivers and none of it work. Thanks for help.

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answered 2017-10-26 17:13:11 -0500

hedayat gravatar image

It seems that you've installed Fedora inside VirtualBox, right? If yes, you probably need to install "VirtualBox Guest Addittions" inside Fedora, so that it can use better resolutions for your hardware.

If you've enabled RPMFusion repositories, you might install VirtualBox-guest-additions with dnf. Or, you can select it from VirtualBox menus so that it adds a disk with required installation material in your Fedora guest.

After successfully installing VirtualBox Guest Additions into your Fedora, reboot and you'll hopefully enjoy the desired resolution.

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