Display devices used with computers, such as monitors

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Need graphics/display drivers for Intel S1200v3RPS board for Ubuntu 12.x, 14.x

I am really stuck with this... Simply cannot Edit: increase (I can change but not increase) the display resolution. Stuck on 1280x1024. xrandr gives "Failed to get size of gamma for output" ... Tried ...
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Stop screen changing when using HDMI Switch on PC?

I have a HDMI Switch which has both my Xbox and PC going into it. I also have another screen which is only my PC on DVI When I use my PC I use the dual screen setup and it works fine However when I ...
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Can't make terminal window visible to Google Hangouts

I'll be teaching programming lessons via Hangouts and I'd like to be able to screen share my guake terminal window, yet it isn't visible to the screen selection window. Any ideas how to go about this? ...
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I cannot reduce the brightness of my laptop's screen monitor

Since a while i'm not able to reduce the brightness of my screen I don't know why! I've tried using the shortcuts but it doesn't work but the other shortcuts work like for the volume, the wifi... I ...
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Two identical external monitors, one having hardware detection issues, but working in one specific setup

I've got two HP ZR24w external monitors. Used for years. A few weeks ago, I turned the system off in the evening while it was still working fine, and when I turned it back on the next morning, one of ...
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Snap to side of screen shared between dual monitors on Windows 7 [on hold]

Is there a third-party application I can use to let me snap to the side of the screen shared between my primary and secondary monitor? At the moment I can use win+left or win+right but I'd prefer if I ...
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Use Displayport-Splitter to connect two computers to one Displayport jack of a monitor

I have here a Windows computer (Lenovo W510) and a MacBook Pro (Early 2011). Now I want to connect each Displayport output of the computers to one Displayport input of the monitor (iiyama PL2779Q). So ...
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VGA can't detect Monitor and turn to sleep mode

I have my new PC for a 4 months, everything worked perfect till one morning I turned it on, and the monitor (SAMSUNG) tried to detect the graphic card (ASUS R9 290) without any success and turned to ...
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DVI-D to VGA monitor, image no longer fills screen

I have a DVI-D output on my graphics card going through an active adapter to a VGA monitor. This worked fine until I accidentally hit auto adjust on the monitor and now the image won't fill the ...
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Removed language package and Windows 8.1 doesn't start again

I was trying to change my windows display language. I used the instructions in this link How to install a new "display language" onto Windows 8.1 Single Language? Now my computer doesn't ...
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when i try to use the dvi connection the monitor goes into power save mode [closed]

I am trying to use two monitors on my PC The DVI slot does not seem to be working Even when I detach the VGA cable from a single monitor the DVI slot doesn't seem to work and the monitor goes into ...
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how does a high end video game work in computer [closed]

Technical description of how does a high end video game work in computer i'm learning about computer I/O and graphics,fundamentally what's the technical difference between a normal program(e.g MS ...
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Laptop sleep options with external monitors [closed]

How to get computer to sleep when not in use, the lid is closed, and I'm using external monitors with my setting to normally be "do nothing with lid closed" but sleep when not in use for 30 min. ...
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How to configure first display at boot with Nvidia GeForce GTX

I have an Nvidia GeForce GTX 760 graphic card with 2 displays connected, one in one DVI port and another in DisplayPort. I want the DisplayPort display will be the main one. I know how to configure ...
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Could a 32 inch TV be used as a high-resolution PC monitor to display more content than my current monitor?

I currently have a 19 inch monitor. Would the large screen of a 32 inch TV give me more pixels to display more content, or would the resolution be comparable and the image just bigger? The 32 inch ...
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OSD not working on AOC q2770pqu monitor

I have a newish AOC q2770pqu monitor and it has been working ok until today. I usually use it with a DP connection, but this morning I want to use it with HDMI. I couldn't get into the menu system to ...
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Screen changes colors when charging/not charging [closed]

When i plug my laptop to the charger the colors change to kinda blue sky, and when i un-plug it they change to warm sunny. I have the power plan on high performance and also in the graphics card ...
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Laptop screen turns off after startup after previously being connected to external monitor

I usually connect my laptop to a monitor, so I have 2 screens to work with. Yesterday, I went out to another city with my laptop. When I turned it on, the screen showed the Windows 7 startup as usual, ...
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Output to a Hanns-G monitor from my Alienware not working [duplicate]

I've had my Alienware laptop for a while now, and wanted to set it up with another monitor. I wasn't in the market for a new monitor, so I used an old one. A Hanns-g HK162. The issue that I am running ...
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Device to change which computer the input/output devices are connected to [duplicate]

I have a laptop and a desktop computer at home. I want to be able to switch easily between using my laptop and using my desktop with the same mouse/monitor/keyboard without having to plug/unplug ...
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disable touch screen nx008hd8g

i am a tattooist I pull most images on my comp. I have a tablet now am tracing off it.. want to trace off it need the touch screen disabled so that I can adjust image than lock screen and then trace. ...
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How do I tell Windows to use a specific monitor's driver instead of the generic PnP driver?

My BenQ screen looks unsharp and grainy. I downloaded a new driver from BenQ site, but I don't know how to install it. Windows Vista's hardware manager shows "Generic PnP monitor". How to install my ...
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Packard Bell laptop outputs no image on the display when turned on

I have a Packard Bell laptop which outputs no image on the display when turned on. If I attach an external display I get image on the external display. If I then press Fn+F5, the laptop display ...
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Resize terminal Emacs window to fit when resuming a Screen session from larger display in Ubuntu

Whenever I start a GNU screen session running GNU emacs (nw, so in terminal) on my desktop with a large monitor, then resume it on my laptop, emacs still thinks it's on a large monitor. This means as ...
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Displayport 1.2, 1.3 max refresh rate on QHD

I just googled for Displayport capabilities and found that DP 1.3 supports 4K at 120Hz.Here what I didn't find and I want to know: What is DP 1.3 maximum refresh rate at 8K?(60Hz?) What is DP 1.3 ...
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Cannot resize screen for Ubuntu VM in VirtualBox

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS amd64 desktop on VirtualBox 4.3.26 which is running on OSX10.10 (amd64) and the only option for screen resolution is 640x480. This resolution is found under the System ...
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ICC profile reset after reboot

I calibrated my monitor and set a new ICC profile in "Color Management" but everytime I reboot or turn the computer off, he starts with the default profile despite the ICC being clearly set, I have to ...
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suddenly my ubuntu desktop view is stretched how to fix this

suddenly my Ubuntu desktop view is stretched how to fix this thanks in advance for any help check here it's not zoom problem http://postimg.org/image/3wxr6obw3/7ccb4994/ [ 16.383743] ...
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Turn off local monitor when TightVNC connection is active

TightVNC does not have an option to turn off (or stand-by) the monitor when a client is remotely administering the server. Is there any way to keep the windows system from waking the monitor when ...
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Blurred/fuzzy/doubled image

I built a new PC for Christmas. In the three months since then, I've had this problem occur 4-5 times. After letting my computer sit for a while, such that it turns off the display, and coming back, ...
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Terrible Clarity on Secondary Monitor — Win7, Nvidia

I'm a long time Linux user and have minimal experience with Windows. That being said, I bought a Nvidia GT 730 and Windows 7 Ultimate yesterday to play a new game. This doesn't have anything to do ...
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Horizontal Lines on Second Monitor (Same Refresh on Both)

I have a secondary monitor, and it is a 19" while the main is 23", and they are both set at 60Hz refresh rate. I've noticed that when I am running certain programs, primarily full screen games or high ...
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Seeing some (green'ish, purple'ish) lines on monitor

I see some (green'ish, purple'ish) lines on my monitor. Does anyone have any idea what this is? Does this look repairable? PS: I am not sure if this is the best place to ask this queston. Let me ...
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Connecting 2 Monitors to Radeon HD 6450

i have a pretty old and slow PC with a build in Radeon HD 6450. I checked and there are 3 possible connections: HDMI, DVI-Sub, VGA (i hope i am correct here). I do have a very, very old (10+ years) ...
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Reasons for display not turning off

My computer is set to turn its displays off after 10 minutes, yet it often does not. When I run powercfg -requests I get the following: DISPLAY: None. SYSTEM: None. AWAYMODE: None. EXECUTION: ...
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Screen not found

I'm working with Debian 7 on Gigabyte Brix. Until now, Debian was installed and screen always not found but the resolution was good. I don't even known how the computer found the best resolution ...
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Out of Range Error on Monitor (win7)

We've got two PCs with different motherboards, graphic cards, HDDs, etc. PC1: HDD1: Maxtor - SATA - 240 GB - Win XP - Partition Drives C,D,E PC2: HDD2: Samsung - SATA - 500 GB - Win 7 - Partition ...
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Dimmable screen (brightness to near zero) [closed]

So, I'm working in a theater, and all our lightning console (that are like computers)(some are computers in fact) work with screens. And we got this problem, they are too bright. The thing is, even a ...
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Will a 27“ monitor over a 22”/24" one improve text readability?

I currently use a 22" (1920 X 1080) monitor from 2 ft away. I have to work with text a lot. In order to improve readability of text in my browser I started using add-ons like Blacken, No Small Text ...
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Strange green things appear on my screen where black color is [closed]

While I am using my notebook, if i put my hands on WASD keys, strange green stuff appears on my screen where black color exists. if whole screen is black when i push a little to top left of keyboard ...
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Driving 6 4K monitors off of one card

There was a time when Radeon made those Eyefinity hards with 6x mini-DP ports. I have one of those, but think it's time to finally upgrade everything to 4K, and I still want six screens. So my ...
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My presentation won't show on the screen

MacBook Air running 10.10. Until recently, doing presentations from my mac was easy. Turn up, plug in VGA, begin. At a recent presentation, I could see the presentation on my screen, but not on the ...
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Connect non-displayport GPU to displayport monitor

I am trying to connect my GeForce 690 GTX to Asus Swift PG2780. I have tried http://www.sapphiretech.com/presentation/product/product_index.aspx?pid=357&lid=1 but the monitor has no signal. Any ...
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Is there a way to create “logical” monitors without sacrificing performance?

I'm in an odd situation, where it would be beneficial to be able to take a single 3840x1080 monitor and have Windows treat it as if it was actually two 1920x1080 monitors - one as the Windows ...
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4k Monitors 30hz mouse lag

I have a computer that I need to run about 15 meters or 50 feet away from the monitors. Currently I have two DVI monitors that have resolution of about 2500x1600. I want to run two 4k monitors ...
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Issues with KVM switch and xrandr

I've got two computers routed through a VGA KVM switch to a 1920x1080 monitor. The input and output of the KVM are VGA. On one of the computers, there is only a single DVI-I output, so I've attached ...
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Laptop brightness and contrast drastically changing when unplugged

Whenever my laptop is plugged in, it works perfectly fine. However, when I unplug it, the screen starts changing drastically in contrast and brightness until I plug the laptop back in. I replaced the ...
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No signal on my monitor but computer is booted cont

I asked previously but apparently i wasnt detailed enough sorry its my first time using this site and im really in a hopeless situation was using this graphics card ...
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What happened to this pixel?

I have what seems like a dead pixel on my screen, but when I take a picture of it and zoom in it looks different. Original Image
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How to make the display NOT scaled when playing game?

My game resolution is different from my laptop display one and that makes the game scaled ugly when played. I google around and people say I should turn off auto-scaling feature of the mornitor. My ...