Gnome: changing different screen resolution for different user

It can be frustrating if you cannot control your screen resolution. As in, the screen resolution is dictated by the administrator. Well, this is not the case. For gnome, edit the file in

~/gconf/desktop/gnome/screen/%gconf.xml

restart Xserver after that.

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