Reya
Reya
Branch Unspecified
06 May 2012

Problem in maximizing the screen in Ubuntu 12.04

Hello friends! I don't know why my desktop screen in Ubuntu 12.04 appears small.I could't maximize it. The icons in launcher and text appears larger in size. How to fix it?

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Ankita Katdare

Ankita Katdare

Computer Science
6 years ago
What happens when you click on the maximize button?
Vignesh Raghav

Vignesh Raghav

Branch Unspecified
6 years ago
Reya , Go to Desktop properties ->Settings and try to alter the pixels and check .
6 years ago
Reya, Click on System » Preferences » Monitors.
You will be getting something like this:
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Say if you can alter the Monitor Resolution and say if it works...
Reya

Reya

Branch Unspecified
6 years ago
Tried all the methods. Nothing worked. So installed Ubuntu again long back 😔 Feels bad for not being able to fix it 😭
6 years ago
Reya
Tried all the methods. Nothing worked. So installed Ubuntu again long back 😔 Feels bad for not being able to fix it 😭
Did you check if you have the correct video drivers installed to support your screen resolution? AbraKaDabra posted a video on how to install proprietary drivers in Ubuntu. You may check that as well.
Reya

Reya

Branch Unspecified
6 years ago
Praveen-Kumar Anyways I have installed Ubuntu again. No issues.Yes, I installed all the proprietary drivers,updated the software et all.

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