Re: Screen resolution during Stretch installation
- Date: Fri, 1 Mar 2019 20:53:50 +0100
- From: Étienne Mollier <etienne.mollier@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Screen resolution during Stretch installation
On 3/1/19 4:20 PM, Fabiano Ferronato wrote:
> I'm installing Debian in my Asus ROG GL552VW laptop (Intel and
> Nvidia video cards) and the resolution (probably 3840x2160)is
> set in a way that the font size is so small that I have to
> almost put my face on the monitor so I can read. And the
> windows size is also larger than the monitor area, so I can't
> see the buttons. I can complete the installation either way,
> but I want to know why this is happening and how to solve
> Where I can change the screen resolution during (or before)
In the Grub menu, where you are prompted to choose between
Graphical install, Install, and so on, you can hit 'e' to edit
the Grub entry and prepend the line:
Then hit 'F10' to proceed to the installation.
This will conserve the resolution used by this menu, which
should be readable, contrary to the following steps. Other
values should be possible if you want a better, still readable,
This may answer at least the first question, hopefully.
Étienne Mollier <etienne.mollier@xxxxxxxxxx>
All opinions are my own.