Display devices used with computers, such as monitors

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MAG lcd screen display disappearing

I have a MAG lcd screen (H-2209A). When I turn it on, I see the image for an instant, then the screen blackens out. When the screen is disconnected from input, I expect a "No Signal" message to ...
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My new monitor seems to have a yellowish tint. Is there any way to deal with it?

So I bought a new monitor http://www.samsung.com/us/computer/monitors/LS27D590PS/ZA to connect to my MBA. However it seems to have a quite obvious yellowish tint with its display. I also encountered a ...
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Windows 10 default dpi settings make cmd blurry

I have recently upgraded to Windows 10 and I have noticed that my cmd console is very big and blurry. I have tried reducing text-size, but if I reduce those the desktop items become too small. The ...
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Display not working even after trying new graphics card

I am having some odd issues with my brothers computer. There were issues with the screen not getting any input, but the computer would be starting up fine, no beeps or anything. I attempted using ...
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WIndows 10 external monitor

I have a windows 8, now 8.1 hp laptop with a damaged screen. I wanted to know if I upgraded or did a clean install to windows 10, would it automatically recognize my external monitor/tv. When I had 8 ...
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What keeps my USB connected, powered PCIe Extender losing signal?

I have a Single R9 Fury X graphics card connected to a PCI Express x1-x16 USB 3.0 Extender on a Crosshair V Formula-Z MB and it keeps losing signal after about 5-10 minutes. My pc is running fine ...
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Windows 10: Laptop display refuses to turn off

System: Clevo P157SM (Sager NP8255-S). I've just upgraded to Windows 10 Pro on my laptop and now the display refuses to turn off even if I lock the session or after the configured timeout (15 minutes ...
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Screen blinks and lines appear when I move Lenovo Y40-80 lid

The screen of my Lenovo Y40-80 blinks when I move the screen (lid) forward or backward. Black and white lines appear on the screen in vertical lines and divide those lines into 4-5 columns. But, ...
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Is there any way to make webpages fit my 1024×768 screen?

These days a lot of web pages are suited for wide screen monitors, but despite living in 2015 I still use a 1024×768 CRT monitor! So other than buying a new monitor is there any way to make web pages ...
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How to remove this phantom device from my Windows 7 device manager?

Some time ago, I installed software called Air Display on my Win 7 x64 PC which was supposed to allow me to use my iPhone as if it were an external monitor attached to my PC. Program never worked for ...
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How do I connect a computer far away from the monitor?

I have an architectural practise where we use relatively powerful computers that are difficult to replicate on lap tops. Flexibility in the office is key, so I was wondering if it is possible to place ...
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Is it possible to restrict max window size windows 8.1 or 10?

Basically I have a 4k 43 inch monitor, and I don't really need most apps to ever open "maximized" I'd rather be able to set "maximize" to only do 1920x1080 or something similar. I did a little ...
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is it possible to replace my laptop screen with a higher resolution screen? example: from 1368x768 to 1280x720 [duplicate]

I have a 5 years old Toshiba L505 core i3 laptop with these specifications http://i.imgur.com/NoMXonh.jpg?1 My screen is getting dimmer and colors aren't realistic anymore thus I'm using this ...
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Why does my monitor stay very dim after displaying black screens?

I've had this strange issue for a while. Basically if I launch certain games, which output a 100% black screen for an extended time (for example, when loading), the monitor will then go down to lowest ...
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Why does 1366x768 resolution exist?

I know that there's a previous question about this but it doesn't have any real answers despite having been viewed 12,400 times, and the fact that it's been closed. With that in mind... Why in the ...
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configure gnome3 with 2 graphic cards and 3 monitors

I'm using Debian Jessie with two graphic cards and 3 Monitors. One on the onboard card and two on an internal card. I can select and configure the two monitors on the internal card but can't get to ...
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Firefox drawing some websites off the viewing area

Some websites which seems to be designed with "responsive" templates are displaying in Firefox with the content off the right side of the viewing area. The issue happens in Firefox Safe Mode and at ...
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Laptop not showing display

My laptop only shows a black screen, When I start, the power light and HDD light blink, but after 3 seconds, only the power light shows. I have hcl notebook l1044, Intel hm65 chipset, pentium b950 ...
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gradual gamma correction to correct viewing angle instability

I have an Thinkpad e540 laptop whose display is very susceptible to the vertical angle at which you look at it. I have found out that the color distortion which happens at the top and at the bottom of ...
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PC connected to HDTV via HDMI, no signal during boot sequence

I just assembled a computer with an Asus Z97M Plus motherboard and an EVGA GeForce GTX970 card (model 04G-P4-2974-KR). The display is a Philips 32PFL5605D/78, which is a 32" TV with 1080p resolution ...
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Display and video card don't interact

I'm faced with a problem that the display and the video card don't interact with each other. Namely, when display is connected to the VGA port I see energy-saving message after that a black screen. ...
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X Error: BadMatch when adding widescreen resolution to Ubuntu

Problem: I upgraded my monitor from 1680x1050 to 2560x1080. In nvidia-settings the maximum resolution I can set is only 1920x1080, leaving a substantial gap on each side of the monitor. The display ...
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wifi and mobile data disconnects when screen goes off on huawei smartphone even with wifi on ALWAYS ON mode + auto sync + power save mode OFF [migrated]

My wifi and data connection disconnects when screen goes off on my huawei ascend mate 2. For samsung phones it can be solved with secret codes like ##0011# but for huawei phones the secret codes are ...
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DisplayPort MST and HDMI adapter

I have a Dell u2715h monitor which has both a DisplayPorts in and a DisplayPort out. It claims to support DisplayPort 1.2 and MST (Multi-Stream Transport). I do not have a second DisplayPort ...
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Asus 24" LED VG248QE

I have a Asus 24" LED VG248QE and after I spent the last night at a friends came home and put up my Pc again. Then on accident I switched the power cables from my pc and this monitior. And the colors ...
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Turn off specific display of the two connected. Windows 8.1

I searched over here about turning off display on windows. I have a secondary display connected to my laptop. I use it sometimes, but sometimes it creates distraction and I want to turn it off. I ...
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My computer doesn't recognize the monitor's resolution on some VGA cables, what's going on?

My Mac doesn't recognize my TV's resolution on (so far) 3 VGA cables I've tried but it works just fine using other seemingly old VGA cables. My roommate had the same experience on Mint Linux. What's ...
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Connect Dual Monitor to AMD radeon 6670

I have a AMD radeon 6670, it has a display port, DVI-I and a VGA output. I have 2 VGA monitors with no other ports. Is it possible to connect two VGA cables to this with an adapter and will the card ...
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Screen goes black after dissasembly [closed]

So my laptop (asus k53sv) was working fine but was heating a lot so I wanted to clean it up a little (I did not changed the paste, only cleaned the dust). I followed a tutorial to dissasembly it and ...
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(NO TV) How do I copy a dead computer screen to another computer screen?

So I have one computer with a broken computer screen, and another one that works fine. What I am trying to do is: Using an HDMI cable, plug both in both of the computers through the HDMI port and copy ...
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Using an LVDS LCD panel with an eDP board output

Due to a bunch of design restrictions I am trying to shoehorn something together that may not be possible. These are my requirements: 1) The computer is an Intel NUC, and as such it has an eDP ...
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Can Windows 8 handle separate color profiles for multiple displays?

I'm currently using a laptop attached to an external monitor. I only ever use one of the displays at a time (external when at home, laptop when on the road). When I'm only using the external monitor, ...
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How do I move a window off screen in OSX?

I'm using OSBuddy, if you don't know what that is, it's basically a java client for a game. I'm also using a dual screen, iMac with an ASUS connected via VGA/thunderport that's to the left of my ...
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Windows 7 graphics is laggy / jerky?

I have 1920x1080 LED display. I installed all drivers, games runs nicely. But if I minimize a window, as it goes down to the tray - its animation is laggy. Same as I restore the window. Same as I ...
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Non native resolution is blurry on laptop

I have 1920x1080 LED display. If I set any lower resolution, is a bit blurry. I have the latest drivers, what to do?
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No signal to two different monitors--but it's not the computers' fault

I have two monitors, both of which were working prior to a recent move, and now neither of them show a (full) signal from the computers I've tried them on. They turn on, the menu ctrls work on one of ...
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Multi monitor thoroughput - getting my head around the numbers

I want to link 12 Display Port (eDP) panels with 2048x1536 resolution each. The problem I have is with the hardware that will(theoretically at least) be needed to drive all this. I was told that an ...
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how to set export LANG=en_US.utf-8 on screen terminal start (screenrc doesn't work)

If I don't use screen $ locale LANG=en_US.utf-8 If I use screen $ locale LANG=C how can I tell screen to use LANG=en_US.utf-8 so I can display unicode properly. I tried screen -U but that ...
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Does Arch Linux support a high DPI laptop display?

I'm currently looking for a laptop to use with Arch Linux and XFCE, and have a question about Arch's support for, or compatibility with, high-DPI (retina-style) displays. Does Arch support this type ...
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How to increase brightness of laptop screen above maximum in BIOS or Linux/Windows?

Is it possible to increase the brightness of laptop screen above what's possible in BIOS and Ubuntu Linux/Windows ? I have an old laptop (Lenovo-X200s) and the maximum brightness is rather dark. I ...
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LED for LCD laptops [closed]

Before my uncle went overseas, he pass on me a laptop that is also passed on him, making me the 3rd or > owner. Accidentally my sister stepped on the laptop causes its screen to crack. I phone the ...
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Monitor displaying 'no signal' when connected to laptop

When I connect my monitor to my laptop, the monitor continues to display 'no signal'. However, my laptop detects the monitor when I connect the laptop (I can see it under control panel > Device ...
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Laptop screen randomly turns off and on again ONLY during start up

It's happened a few times by now, this what I do: Turn on laptop. Log in (everything fine until now). Desktop loads and screen randomly turns off and on again, usually 5 or 6 times and lasts less ...
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Monitor stuck in HDMI mode

I changed the display mode of an iiyama XB2783HSU monitor to HDMI, but I don't have an HDMI input. Now I cannot access the menu again because I constantly get the message "Signal Cable Not Connected!" ...
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Software adjustment of LCD monitor brightness in Raspberry Pi

This is my first post here. I'm at the beginning of the road called Raspberry Pi. Is there any way of changing the gamma/contrast/brightness of monitor via Raspberry Pi? My Samsung 960BF doesn't ...
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Extending Win + arrow key functionality

I manage the position and size of my windows by the typical commands. Win+left Win+right Win+up Win+down However, on occasion, I'd like to have a more intricate control (preferably a customizable ...
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No dislpay, BIOS, HDD LED activity in Acer 5742G

When I power on my laptop (Acer 5742G) I found there is no HDD LED activity, no BIOS message, Nothing is on the display. But the Power LED is continuously on. Exhaust fan was running. Dont know ...
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Monitor displays after 10 minutes

I have hp 7550 monitor, monitor displays screen after 10 minutes and continuously sounds like spark from inside the body, sometimes the light pink shades also appear, does anyone have solution?
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Graphics controller or display screen?

I don't know where to ask this. Actually my Sony laptop (e-series) started having problems with the display. Most part of the display won't show properly. Bad colors. While starting the screen looks ...
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Flickering graphics on a section of LCD screen

The graphics on my LCD are flickering on only a portion of my LCD. I feel that this is a hardware issue. The issue began back in October whenever I was putting a lot of computing load on my laptop. It ...