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OK, I have FC6.... And I am only able to use Gnome with my onboard 6100.... Help me do the following please!!!

1. Install Drivers to allow 1280x1024 (or at least 1024x768) resolutions
2. Find working drivers for my hardware

Please give me absolute noobish guides on how to do these! like, "click on the F at the top left corner" or "click on the system tab at the top left of the screen" or "hold ctrl+alt+f7 at the same time" or "type the following using the konsole (insert how to get to the console): example (press Enter) example 0193 4 23 b 9. (enter) Y (enter) quit (enter)"
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look in my sig

but if you want 3d you need the non free drivers from nvidia
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woot! I found out how to setup the GPU right! Top menu in Gnome System>Administration>Display. Then I went to the Hardware tab, and changed the monitor setting according to my setup! I'm so happy!!

Now I need to figure out how to use the "cube" thing... I'm afraid I need an ATI card though... Any advice?
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Beryl is pretty easy to setup on FC6. Link
Do that there and then type 'beryl-manager' in the terminal.
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