Display devices used with computers, such as monitors

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Strange issue with screen rotating when access to search engines

I have a laptop with windows 7, when i access to google, and search anything, the screen rotates 90 degrees constant. Checked Display Settings, it's correct horizontal. Checked Display Drivers and ...
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Windows 8 won't boot, shows bright-color-slideshow [on hold]

I just installed Windows 8 on a computer, and I tried to install Windows 10. In the middle of the installation, the screen turned into a solid red. Then it changed to green, and other bright colors, ...
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Samsung SyncMaster SA850 won't turn back on

My wife have been using this monitor for 4 years with the same setting - Windows is set to turn it off after 20 minutes of inactivity. However, today, after the monitor was turned off automatically, ...
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Asus MX279 monitor not working [on hold]

So I just bought an Asus MX279 monitor. When I turn it on, the display cycles between red, blue, green, white, and black, with a small info box at the side. The LED light on the control bar keeps on ...
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External HDMI monitor, Dell Inspiron 15 (7537)

Since I bought it, my Dell Inspiron 15 (7537, with Nvidea GeForce GT750M graphics) was plugged into an old 1920x1200 24" monitor... until, recently, the (very-old) monitor spectacularly died - with a ...
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Upgraded to Dell E6430s from E6420 and lost ability to run three external monitors

I was able to run 3 external monitors, plus my main laptop display—for a total of 4—on my older Dell Latitude E6420. With this newer Dell Latitude E6430s laptop, I able to detect all three monitors, ...
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Command Center Multi-monitor Setup

I have found plenty of posts on multiple monitors and sharing multiple monitors from PCs, but we are trying to setup a command center of sorts with about 26 monitors that we would like to be able to ...
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My laptop's screen won't turn on after restart but it will after shutdown

I just installed Windows 8.1 x64 on my Laptop and I've encountered the following problem: When I restart the laptop, the screen turns off after Windows logo shows up. Just before the "signing in..." ...
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Lenovo X201 screen - black now green

My trusty Lenovo X201 (running Ubuntu 14.10) has developed a problem with the screen. The colour black is now green. Initially, I could make the problem go away by moving the screen back and forth but ...
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Is there a way to control the volume on Acer K272HUL monitors via Mac keyboard?

Is there a way to control the volume on Acer K272HUL monitors via Mac keyboard It seems like the only way to control volume is to use the controls on the monitor itself.
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How to fix horizontal lines on screen appearing on my laptop screen

I have a Toshiba Satellite A105-S4334. The screen shows horizontal lines. When connected to an external monitor, the display is normal with no lines. I tried replacing the screen and cables, but the ...
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Is (AM)OLED screen burn / fast aging in still an issue?

I heard of a lot horror stories about (AM)OLED displays which have burn in marks after using for only a very short time. A known issue of OLED displays is that they age quite fast (compared to LCDs), ...
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Samsung monitor not going into power saving mode

I have recently bought a Samsung LT24D390 TV monitor, which I connected to my computer using a HDMI cable; the video card is a GeForce GTX 560 Ti, the O.S. is Windows 7 x64. The monitor works as ...
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Second monitor not working through Hdmi over Cat6 extender

Im trying to connect to my second monitor to my PC using a hdmi to Cat6 extender. The solution consists of a transmitter and receiver unit, which are connected together with a Cat6 cable. Each end is ...
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ASUS ROG Swift PG278Q Stuck at 24hz (DisplayPort connection)

So, as the title states, I'm having an issue with my new monitor. It just came yesterday. Last night, it worked beautifully. No issues. It was flawless. When I booted up my computer today after ...
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How to fix no power on laptop ACER 4736z [on hold]

how to fix it? my laptop not display if you turn on it. . .if i try to on. .have light at ON button but no display. . .after that. .after a few seconds going to off again. . .please help me sir. . ...
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No display after upgrade [closed]

So I tried to upgrade my pc to windows 7 but my cd key is bad. No big deal it was old and the key I used on a laptop before so I bought windows 7 and tried to install it but now my pc wont send a ...
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GNU screen: Utmp slot not found

I've just had a dedicated server set up with the most minimal install of CentOS 7, and I just installed screen. When I run it under my normal user account, open a new screen window, and then go to ...
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Tool to measure the energy consumption of Laptop's display [closed]

I know that black color need less power than any other color.Is there any Software(preferred open source) to calculate it. Actually, this is my project on environment subject to create a addon type ...
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strange: display works in a different laptop, but not in where it originated [closed]

Ok, I took two computers, and swapped the screens between them, both work in the other laptop. But for the one I'm troubleshooting for the display fault, the screen won't work in the "home" ...
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How can I get my laptop's GeForce GTX 860m to display to my Dell 3007WFP at 2560x1600?

I bought this Dell 3007WFP 30" monitor in 2006/2007 and am trying my best to repurpose it, but I'm having a very hard time. First I tried to get my Xbox 360 to go through it, but apparently that's ...
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Are there touchscreen monitors with an active digitizer pen? [closed]

Are there any monitors that offer both touch input and an active digitiser pen / stylus input, like some tablets do? e.g. using Wacom Penabled, Bamboo or Cintiq technology, or alternatives like ...
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How to connect two monitors to a DELL Inspiron 3000 desktop [on hold]

Could you please advise if its possible to connect two monitors to a a Dell Inspiron 3000
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Display, USB Peripherals (Mouse, Keyboard) Not Working, GPU Seems Fine

Windows 7 Operating System, NVidia GTX 660 GPU, LG IPS monitor, Novatech peripherals. My friend was playing Darkest Dungeon while I was out working. They texted me to let me know that my monitor had ...
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Why set more bits per channel than the screen supports?

AMD CCC has a "preferred color depth" option that has BPC (Bits Per Channel) values of 8 and 10 and 12. I've set it to the least BPC in order to try to increase fps rendering. (I suspect the screen is ...
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Display, just cant get it figured out

I am having a problem with display hardware display works but as soon as I boot to OS windows logo comes up and then as soon as it is going to welcome screen everything goes blank. Ay Ideas people ...
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How to make MonitorSwitch start up with windows? [duplicate]

I use Monitor Profile Switcher to manage my multiple setups for when I'm recording audio, and when I'm not. Anyways, I can't seem to find a way to start up with windows, can anyone recommend a ...
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“Out of Range” Error - among other things

My desktop has been having a few problems with my desktop. My system is as follows: ASrock ConroeExfireEsata2 Motherboard Intel Core 2 Duo 2.13GHz 2x (Crossfire) Radeon HD 5450 4gb Samsung 666 RAM A ...
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Can't run /bin/bash… sometimes?

I’m on a Google Compute Engine which is running Debian Wheezy 7.4. I’ve been noticing strange things recently. For example, I can do sudo bash. But then, from root, I can’t do sudo -u anotherUser ...
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having 4 separate desktops on one display, each working by itself

I want my HDTV to act as it would be 4 separate desktops, so I can have 4 videos recorded at the same time on the same screen. Is there any possible solution to that?
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How can I see bottom of dialogue box that is offscreen?

I've been searching for a way to get to the bottom portion of a dialogue box that spills below the edge of the screen. It's important that I get to it because it's where the save, default, cancel ...
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Laptop screen has two shades down the middle. Is this graphics card or screen?

This suddenly happened right after I booted my laptop. This screen happens starts from the boot screen and stays on. Is there anything I should try? Is this a screen problem or a settings problem? ...
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Delete Resolution from Nvidia control panel

How can i do this? This is under the "Change resolution" section i want to delete 1080i 1862x1048@30Hz because it keeps defaulting back to it for some reason But i don't see any option in the ...
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Certain text looks bitty on PC

A few days ago, I found out that a few keys on my keyboard weren't working. All the keys to the left of Q, A and Z including those keys. I then replaced this keyboard with a very old one that I had ...
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Dell 5523 very dim screen

I've got a Dell 5523 15z laptop recently from my friend. Unfortunately he had spilled juice on it. When I got it was not turning on. After few days I'm able to boot it in windows 8.1 The problem is ...
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External monitor disconnects after admin confirmation dialogs

I'm facing the problem that my external monitor (over HDMI) automatically disconnects after Admin confirmation dialogs or after I call the task manager via Ctrl+Alt+Del. I haven't found the issue on ...
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I have a Acer K272HUL that goes grayscale periodically [on hold]

I have a Acer K272HUL that goes grayscale periodically. In more detail, videos and moving graphics on the screen are in color and everything else on the screen goes shades of gray. Found more info ...
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Is it possible to use one Windows computer as a display/storage for another Windows computer? [closed]

For my work, I have two Windows 7 laptops (both are Lenovo T440p). I would like to use one as an external monitor for the second. I know I can use Synergy to share my keyboard/mouse on both, but it ...
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Sony Vaio Brightness Issue [duplicate]

I'm using a Sony Vaio Tap and after a year and a half, I just started having an issue with the brightness that started occurring a few days ago. After constantly adjusting the display brightness to ...
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How to use a 30" lcd monitor 20 meters away from my computer?

Is there a long enough dual DVI cable or a way to do this while using 2560x1600 resolution? I have a spare monitor which I want to use it in my kitchen to watch things or even check out a recipe ...
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Change placement of dialogs when dialogs are thrown by OS?

I'm working with Windows 8.1, x64 (fully patched). Whenever Windows throws a dialog, it does so off-screen: I'm in a dual monitor configuration, and the display giving me trouble is the primary ...
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Monitor making high-pitch noises when turned off

I've decided to change my 1280x1024 monitor for my uncle's not used 1440x900 one. After plugging it in, it started immediately making super annoying high-pitch noises. The monitor is AL1916W. I heard ...
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IPS Screen viewing angle - the picture gets less bright when viewing from side

I have recently bought 23" ASUS VX239H display with AH-IPS A+ screen. I have read many articles before about wide viewing angles of IPS displays. When I first looked at it I was surprised, how much ...
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Windows 8.1 DPI per monitor: In which situations does it interpolate?

I'm curious about the new "DPI per monitor" feature of Windows 8.1. My question concerns legacy applications that do support a global DPI setting, but are not yet "per monitor DPI aware". These ...
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Ghost images on Monitor from applications. Why do they happen and can you kill em off without a reboot [duplicate]

Take a look at the attached picture. There is a semi transparent "Ghost" file path from Notepad++. Notepad++ is not reunning. It was restarted normally several times but it has no bearing on the Ghost ...
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Strange video non/detection by monitors

I have an Atom-based mini PC used as a Linux server that I usually don't connect a display to. When I do, it's an old CRT monitor via VGA. The console shows up just fine, and eventually I can log on ...
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Contrast change when alt-tabbing between a dark and a light application

When I use a dark application, e.g. a game, and alt-tab to a light application, e.g. browser, the contrast changes and it takes the screen a short while to adjust. Long time enough to notice. I am ...
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Slow display rendering (not games or video), Windows 8.1, SSD, Intel i7, NVIDIA GTS 240

I'm experiencing very slow display rendering of static windows on a high spec Windows 8.1 desktop with dual monitors. Not talking about games or video. Just static windows. Examples are moving an ...
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How to move the image position in a monitor with a DVI connection?

I have a black spot at the bottom of the left corner due to getting water on it. Now I had to reduce it's resolution so I could move the image. However there are no controls in AMD catalyst to ...
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Suddenly no HDMI signal on a LG 42LE8500

After reinstalling the OS on my laptop the HDMI signal does not work anymore. Everytime I power on the TV on the HDMI input I get the "No Signal" message on the TV. The laptop has an ATI 5850 which ...