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Edit grub video resolution

October 10, 2017

Linux Arch

Change grub resolution:


sudo subl /etc/default/grub

Edit (run videotest from grub via c to see supported)


GRUB_GFXMODE=1024x768x32

Rebuild grub with this or equiv


sudo grub-mkconfig -o /boot/grub/grub.cfg


In the same file you can change the default text resolution by appending the res to this line


GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet resume=UUID=75a2dd2e-c8d0-4400-a8c8-182ae551cb8d video=1600x900"

Rebuild grub

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