Refers to display devices. Like a computer monitor.

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Monitor with colored vertical lines

Well, I have a problem in the notebook: HP Pavilion dv5-1235dx MANY colored vertical lines on the screen blocking the view, already updated BIOS, downloaded drivers and nothing. Can anyone tell ...
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How do I remove a banner on my computer screen that says Inspect Element?

Cannnot disable it or close it..it just stays on! About two inches long and blue and says Inspect Element, very annoying right in the middle of my screen!
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Connect Dell p2314h monitor to Dell XPS laptop via Display port

I've bought external monitor to my Dell xps 13' laptop. My laptop has only minidisplay port to connect with monitor. When I try to connect it to my new monitor, it(monitor doesn't work). It says that ...
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Allow monitor to turn off during youtube playback

I have a HTPC hooked up to my Plasma TV. I occasionally like to turn on a youtube playlist, minimize chrome, and listen. The video playback, even though it's minimized, keeps the screen from turning ...
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Default Screen Resolution for a New display in Windows 7

I made a little program that is supposed to run fullscreen on a display at only 640x480. Sometimes when I plug in a new monitor, though, it appears that Windows will choose a "better" resolution that ...
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Power cycling followed by monitor disconnect

My computer intermittently power cycles , and will not interact with the monitor after the power cycle, forcing a hard shut down and start up sequence. It can be when the computer is idling or in full ...
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Windows 8.1 Black Screen

I have a brand new desktop with a new SSD. So I installed my copy of Windows 8.1 on it and got it all done fine. When I first went to the desktop I thought to install a graphics card driver first. So ...
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How to mute remote machine sound but hear the sounds from the client in Teamviewer?

I just need to mute the sounds and turn the screen to black of the computer that I'm connected via Teamviewer. But I need also hear the sounds playing in that machine, while the people around the ...
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Display resolution is now small

I am having Benq g925hda (18.5") monitor. And am running AMD processor in Gigabyte 78LMT-S2PT motherboard. Since today, my screen has gone back to 1024x768 resolution. The actual resolution that I was ...
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One computer, switch between four monitors?

I don't have a powered standing desk - instead I have a fixed standing desk next to a regular desk. I currently have two monitors on the standing desk attached to the computer. I'd like to add another ...
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Kali Linux boots to command prompt (gdm3 produces error)

I just got Kali Linux working on my Macbook Pro (after much laboring). I reinstalled Kali after I wanted to repartition my HD to make it larger. I boot into rEFInd first, and load the bootloader ...
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Does x% color gamut in consumer electronics implies x% of sRGB in the CIE 1931 (x, y) coordinate system?

Specifications of desktop monitors and laptop screens often list a single percentage as the color gamut. From my limited understanding, a meaningful color gamut definition requires at least two ...
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Repairing Hanns-G monitor power supply

Are all 7 electrolytic capacitors equally important to functioning of the Hanns-G 28" monitor power supply? The solder-joints are hard to clean W/O drilling.
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Is there a way to specify separate scaling factors for multiple monitors in Windows 8.1?

I have a Samsung Series 7 Ultra laptop with the latest update to Windows 8.1. I am using an additional digital monitor with the same nominal resolution (1080p) as the laptop, but much larger in size ...
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Connecting laptop to desktop computer without VGA/HDMI to share screen

Can I connect my laptop (MacBook Air) to external desktop computer (HP) without using VGA or HDMI since my Desktop computer has only USB port? My ultimate goal is to represent laptop screen on my ...
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Lenovo Screen broken (not physically)

My screen of my Lenovo Ideapad S400 recently stopped working. It is less than a year old, and Lenovo/Medion state that it is not covered by warranty since it looks like having been damaged. Nothing ...
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Window seperator in Windows 7 [closed]

I have a big LCD screen and I want to logically divide Windows view into 3 parts. In each part I will have different applications. ACtually what I need is screen extension in one LCD.
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Bootcamp on iMac

My windows 8.1 installation does not seem to honor power settings. The display shuts off after about 1 minute of inactivity regardless of what power settings are set to. Does anyone have any ideas on ...
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When changing screen resolution, why does the screen flicker?

When I change the resolution of the screen, my screen turns off and on again (but just for a short period of time), and then off and then on again and finally it has the resolution I wanted. But why ...
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How to automatically turn off the monitor regardless of inactivity? (Windows XP)

I'm aware of the power options in windows. But I don't want it to switch off after I've been idle for some time. What I want it do is to switch off on its own at regular intervals (say, 20 mins), ...
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Use old laptop as additional screen with Windows 8 [duplicate]

In the past, I've used Maxivista to use a laptop's screen as an additional monitor for my primary computer. It works great, and I'm quite pleased with it. However, I've now upgraded to Windows 8, and ...
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difference between gtg and btw response time estimation of displays

What's the difference between grey-to-gray (GtG) and black-to-white (BtW) response time estimation of displays? Why would I like to know both of them? When (why) would they vary?
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Bottom Part of Software Window Hidden

I use a software without window resizing on a 17 inch monitor, i find that the bottom part of the window is hidden ie:below the visible portion. My friend uses a 15inch monitor,he can see the full ...
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Why are windows different sizes on screens with the same resolution?

I have a lenovo W530 (specs) and an external HP ZR22w (specs) connected by a mini-displayport to full displayport cable. Both monitors report 1920 x 1080 resolution. When I drag a window from the ...
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Show application on second screen even when logged off

I have second screen attached to my computer and I would like to use the screen to be showing something permanently. Actually I want just one special application to be running there in full screen. ...
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Dell anti-glare screen coating - New vs Old

I am interested to get a reliable view of Dells new anti-glare vs the old. The following two example models below provide showcase both of these different screen coats. The Dell U2412M has the old ...
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One of multiple monitors has wrong orientation

I am using win 7 with dual monitors Brand new Dell computer I hit a key or keys accidentally and now my left monitor is correctly orientated but my left monitor is upside down. I am sure the fix is ...
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Backlight flashes quickly and then turns off on boot (and stays off)

On an Acer Aspire 47302 the backlight is off most of the time. When any of the following things happens, the backlight flashes on briefly, changes levels a few times, then turns off. The computer ...
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Black levels comparison: CRT vs. OLED [closed]

I don't know which site is better to ask this question. So here it is: Has CRT still a better black level than OLED displays?
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Monitor black screen only at starting windows?

I am having a problem with my Asus monitor. The problem is, is that when I start up my computer, the display goes on and I see the 'starting up windows' screen. After that, the screen sometimes goes ...
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Can multiple screens be connected to a computer and treat like one screen? [duplicate]

Suppose I have 9 screens put together like a square or a rectangle or any shape, and I want to display one image, but this image should be separate to 9 parts, each part will be shown on one screen ...
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How do I decrease the brightness of my screen below the minimum on Windows 8?

The minimum brightness on my desktop monitor is far too bright. I need a way to reduce the brightness of my screen below the minimum. On my Mac, the app Brightness Slider worked perfectly for this ...
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Why do my network interface and powered-off backlight consume too much power in powertop?

I have an ASUS n550jv laptop. Currently, the wifi is off, the ethernet is active, and the display is completely off (using an external monitor). Yet, in powertop I see the following: The battery ...
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Lenovo T440s Screen Flicker

I recently bought a Lenovo T440s and I've been experiencing a strange screen flicker issue. At least, I think "flicker" is the correct word to describe it. My problem is not like the one described ...
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UV protection screen for computers

I have read that the blue and green light of monitors damages the eye. I would like to build my own UV protection screen for my iMac 21" (2010 model). However, before doing this, I wanted to ask the ...
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High-Quality G73jh-RBBX05 Screens

I've owned a G73jh for a few months now. Cosmetic condition is fine, runs well, somewhat cool (for an older laptop) and can even 'game.' The problem I have is with the display, for three reasons. ...
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Why does a screen needs to be re-calibrated every few weeks?

Reading up on colour calibration of monitors I often saw that it is advised to calibrate the monitor every few weeks/months. Why is this the case?
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Windows 7 moves all program windows to single screen when reconnecting external screen(s)

I frequently disconnect my external displays from my laptop (it's a workstation that natively supports driving two external displays) to take it with me. Every time I come back and reconnect it, all ...
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Compatible wire cable for laptop screen [closed]

While trying to replace my laptop screen, I have damaged the wire cable connecting the screen to the motherboard. Consequently, I am trying to find and buy a new cable to replace the damaged one. I ...
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How to put the taskbar's notification area on two screens in Windows 8.1

I have two screens on my Windows 8.1 computer (with Classic Shell Start Menu installed). The thing is that I would like to have the taskbar's notification area (where the clock and all the icons like ...
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What was invented first, computer monitor or computer printer? What was the first output device for a computer? [closed]

What was invented first computer monitor or else computer printer? My question means, which was the first output device for a computer? And the same way what was the first input device for the ...
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How can one seamlessly utilize two computers via dual monitors and a single keyboard / mouse? [closed]

I have a Toshiba laptop with docking station connected to two LCD monitors. I have a Dell workstations currently not attached to any monitors. I'd like to use the laptop for general office work and ...
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Second monitor not fully functioning

I recently set up a second monitor, and old Xerox XL370b. What I'm trying to do here is run one monitor off of my graphics card, an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650, and the other off of integrated graphics. ...
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Display port Monitor (NEC PA272W connect to PC thunderbolt connection [duplicate]

I would like to know if the thunderbolt output on the ASUS Z87 deluxe/dual MB will work with my NEC PA272W monitor displayport input? If so I would be utilizing the builtin graphics of the i7-4770k ...
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Compatible laptop screen

My laptop screen was damaged and I would like to buy a new screen to replace it. My laptop is a LDLC and I was not given information on the screen other than 15"6 matte 1600x900, but when I took it ...
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“Check Signal Cable” when computer is off - how to make it just a blank screen?

I upgraded the graphics card (NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670) driver tonight, and I'm having this odd problem. State: monitor is on and computer is off Before update: the monitor went into sleep mode(?) and ...
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lenovo laptop screen upgrade

So I mistakenly blundered when purchasing my new laptop. I purchased a Lenovo Y510p that has a monitor capable of a resolution of 1366 x 768. I thought it like most of the other models has a ...
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Linux + Windows on kvm-switch. Windows works, Linux does not

I have a dual-port, dual-dvi kvm ( dual dvi monitors for 2 computers ). One port is for Windows 7/64, the other port is Linux Mint/64. Windows almost always works, meaning I get hot, dual-screen ...
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Is it possible to have different cleartype and color settings in a multimonitor setup in Windows 8?

I just bought a Samsung 24C300HS and I have it connected to a Surface Pro. The color settings are horrible. I used windows' "Calibrate color" to adjust the color and clearType settings and with that ...
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imac bootcamp windows 7 - program for adjusting the screen backlight

I've installed windows 7 on my imac with bootcamp and I'm searching some programs that allows me to adjuste the screen backlight (not colors and gamma).But all the programs that I found dont support ...