How to change screen resolution in ElementaryOS

Written by Administrator on Thursday March 5, 2020

FIrst of all, let's find settings, which allows us to change screen resolution.

In the left top corner of a desktop, click "Applications" and type "resolu" in a search field. The choose an option "Displays → Screen Resolution":

On an appeared screen click GEAR-icon in the right-top corner of a window, and the in "resolution" drop-down menu you will see all possible resolutions for your monitor. 

If you are not sure about your real screen resolution, just select random and see, what happens → you will have chance to change it anytime you want.

Just pick a random one and see, what's going on. If chosen resolution looks bad, just return to previous settings:

So, if you don't like what you see on your monitor, just select "Restore Previous Configuration" and try chosing the best fitting resolution for you screen.

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