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Struk at 1024x768 resolution.

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Hello Everyone,


I am a noob to OSX and post reading several articles was able to install Leopard ( unable to get Snow Leopard as it gets a Apple failure , Stop symbol) with a problem with the display resolution , which is struck at 1024x768.



My System configuration is as :


1> Chipset Type NVIDIA GeForce 8300

2> Main Board : ASUS M3N78-EM

3> Monitor : LG2360 LED.


To get full resolution i tried the following :


1> I tried to edit the com.apple.Boot.plist with higher resolution but nothing happens.


Graphics Mode1280x1024x32@60


2> Downloaded SwitchresX application and tried to run but in vain (nothing happens).

3> Downloaded OSX Tools and tried to add EFI string but i get a error message as :


Apple SCRIPT ERROR


"System events got error : Cant get contents of configuration of property list "\library\prefrences\system\configuration\com.apple.Boot.plist" "


Kindly suggest what should be done to get the full resolution

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Thank you, for the prompt response.


I tried using Lizard as discussed and was able to get 1680x900 resolution which was improvement over 1024x768 but still cant get the full resolution 1980x 1024


I tried modifying the string with out refresh rate as :


Graphics Mode1280x900x32


If i try to modify at next higher resolution string it simply gets a white horizontal bar on the Screen.


I also tried copying the properties> string with the help of OSXtools which landed me in boot failure.


Kindly suggest what could i do , again my Mother board is ASUS M3N78-EM with Geforce 8300 onboard GPU.

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