Newrez is simply a nautilus script that allows netbook users to modify their current screen resolution to a higher one from the right-click menu (context menu) under Ubuntu.

In this page we will help you install this nautilus script under Ubuntu 11.10/11.04. Newrez requires xrandr, zenity and bc to work, for more information about this script, click here.

Newrez Installation

Open the terminal and run these commands:

wget -O newrez.tar.gz http://goo.gl/uAEQp
tar -xzvf newrez.tar.gz -C ~/.gnome2/nautilus-scripts

You can now use the context menu (Scripts > newrez) to change screen resolution of your netbook:

That's it!

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