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Old 08-18-05, 05:49 PM   #1
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Default Okay, I'm a noob.

So i'm not very experienced with linux, but i know enough to get around.

I installed the latest nvidia drivers from their website the other day and I can't find any option to enable a tv-out or anything like that like you can under windows.

what I want to do is enable a tv-out to watch movies and such on (640x480 or so) and keep my monitor connected at 1024x768 as normal.

any ideas?
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Old 08-18-05, 06:13 PM   #2
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Default Re: Okay, I'm a noob.

You will have to edit your xorg.conf. You can check the options in the manual/releasenotes.
Also you can have a look here for reference :
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