Display devices used with computers, such as monitors

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NEC 32" UHD displays – difference between MultiSync & SpectraView Reference models?

What is the difference between the new UHD 32" MultiSync and Reference models? Except that Reference models is using handpicked best individual screen components from the production line as used with ...
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Replacing notebook screen with new one

I have dell 3550 and it's screen is broken. I also have another laptop Asus N56VZ. Can I put ASUS N56VZ'S screen to Dell 3550? Both screen resolutions are 1920x1080 Both are LED screens Both are ...
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Time out configuration for projecting to second screen on Windows 8.1 32bit

I am trying keep programs running with the display turned off on my windows 8.1 tablet, but cannot get it working properly no matter what. The display goes black but it is not completely turned off. ...
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Intel WiDi needs Intel adapter?

I have the processor requirement and, subsequently, the graphics card. Why do I need to have a specific wireless card? The question is: Can I bypass somehow this "requirement" without using extra ...
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Computer randomly loses signal to monitor

Around a month ago I build my first computer, and I've had no problems until now. For about a week my computer has lost signal to the monitor, is only able to be turned off from the PSU. (The fans ...
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How to fix the screen blackout in an HP Pavilion dv7-1240us

Many users of the HP Pavilion dv71240-us have had this screen blackout problem. After having the laptop on for a few minutes the screen goes black and there is no way to get it back to normal. Many ...
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Can I get a larger Windows 7 Remote Desktop screen than the real screen on the machine?

I have two Windows 7 machines: A) Has four 1920x1200 displays as the desktop. Windows sees it as two 3840x1200 displays. B) Has a single 1920x1200 display When I am using A), I'd like to RDP to B) ...
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How to boot to external monitor to see BIOS?

My laptop screen is working but I can only get the secondary display working when I close the laptop lid after turning on power. I believe external monitor starts up after the windows logo and such so ...
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Display issues when using *any* remote control application? (WIn 8.1) [on hold]

I'm experiencing this weird issue. I tried a few apps (Teamviewer, Google Remote Desktop and another one I can't remember, which I found googling) and the windows don't display correctly. For ...
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Network based monitor output to smart TV

TL;DR I want my TV to act as a PC monitor but due to the distance between my TV and computer, a normal (VGA/HDMI etc) isn't an option. How do I achieve this? I've got a server, that has windows ...
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Asus K43E monitor is flickering when brightness is low

My Asus laptop has been flickering/ flashing its screen after i turned it on, for like an hour of non stop flickering, its so annoying. then after an hour it stops and when i tried to low the ...
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Laptop as *primary* display for desktop PC via LAN remote desktop

As the title says, I want to use a laptop as the primary display for a desktop PC. There's a few added challenges to this, however: The desktop PC does not have a display device of its own. By ...
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Select DisplayPort for audio output

I can't get my head around a solution to output sound via DisplayPort to my monitor with integrated speakers. I have a MSI z87i gaming ac mainboard with no additional graphics or sound cards. My ...
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the display is black of the particular area I selected from sticky previews [closed]

the display is black of the particular area I selected from sticky previews .... any help?
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Adjusting overscan with onboard graphics?

I have just purchased a new monitor (AOC I2267F) and I am having issue with black borders around the edges of the monitor. I get this issue when using both HDMI and VGA (monitor has no DVI port), ...
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How to monitor every traffic what goes through the router?with Fiddler? [closed]

How would be optimal to setup to monitor every computer/ traffic through router? I'm using Sophos UTM. Possibly with Fiddler or fiddler like application.
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Screen garbled only in certain windows

My screen starts getting corrupted/garbled once in a while(mostly when I'm playing DOTA). This does not happen in the game though, only when I ALT+TAB to the desktop. The screen goes back to normal ...
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Asus 704a laptop monitor not on and PC is on and functional

My ASUS laptop just got fixed and I have a 4GB RAM expansion added. The model is an ASUS r704a. It has as a factory default 4GB of RAM and an expansion slot for the new RAM I put in and somehow the ...
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Is it possible to fake a higher resolution?

I have a laptop whose monitor can only display up to 1366 by 768. However, I know that my Intel Integrated Graphics card can display up to 1920 by 1080. I wish to force my resolution to 1920 by 1080. ...
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HDMI passthrough overlay from Wii U to PC

I recently purchased a Wii U, and I really enjoy it, but I seem to have run into a usability problem. I only have one monitor, and it is not possible for me to purchase a second one. Therefore, I must ...
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Distorted picture on pc monitor

I have a friends pc that has a distorted picture on any monitor plugged in, picture is fine in safe mode, memory diagnostic is fine, drivers are upto date. Any possible causes or problems?
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Why can't I access Open Hardware Monitor's web server from any other device?

I am trying to set up Open Hardware Monitor's web server and am running into an issue. I can't access the webpage on any other machines on my local network. I am hoping you all might be able to help ...
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How to fix white background of all webpages in all browsers?

For more that 2 years I am facing a screen resolution problem in my laptop computer which uses Win7 x86 (Ultimate). To describe you what exactly happens I will give you some examples. When the pc ...
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Is my monitor faulty and I need to return it, or is there a quick fix?

I just bought a BenQ RL2455HM monitor. I was really excited until I opened the box, connected the power lead and turned on the monitor to see that it is not working properly. I cannot post any ...
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Windows cant see second mointor

So this problem is really strange because it only started happening today when my screen randomly lost signal (power still on). Now no matter what windows can only recognise one monitor, so I can plug ...
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Dual Monitor Pc is slower

I will start with my PC spec >Win 7-64bit,AMD II X4-3.20GHz,8GB(4+4) RAM,GPU-asus geforce GTX 750 Ti 2GB DDR5 Well the problem now is my PC gets slower when I use both the monitors at same time,yes I ...
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What's going on with my monitors

So I have 2 monitors, one is Acer and the other is Samsung (don't think this matters at all) and something strange is happening. One will only work when the other is unplugged. For example my Acer is ...
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Xbox 360 fails to sync with my monitor [migrated]

I have connected my xbox 360 to my computer monitor so i can easily switch between without having to use different monitors. Thing is that my monitor is HD and the xbox interface is not HD. In fact, ...
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Unexpected variations in icon and display size on NEC monitors via Targus dock

The icon and dialogue size on the monitors attached to my dock are huge, while other icons appear really small. What could be causing this, and is there anything I can do to fix it? Setup 1x NEC ...
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Monitor, keyboard, mouse not receiving power, computer takes 4 attempts to power up

I have a computer with specs listed below. This morning I turned off the computer to install a pair of USB speakers (Logitech Z5). Afterwards, I turned on the computer, it would power up, but then ...
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ASUS monitor turns off, replacing the power cord works for a while then it happens again

My ASUS monitor is turning off a couple of times a day and is unable to be turned back on. I discovered that replacing the power cord allows it to turn on again, and in fact if I just plug in another ...
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How to get rid of light/dark bands at high refresh rate

I'm using an HP Zbook, which is supposed to have "LED-backlit FHD WVA anti-glare" display. I noticed that on the standard refresh setting (60Hz), I can see ~0.5cm wide light/dark bands flowing up the ...
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Linux: w (who) command top-like monitor

Is there a monitor like top but for the w (who) command? It's ok if it's a package that needs to be installed. Any Linux flavor. I'd like to have a simple CLI real-time monitor of users logged into ...
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3rd Monitor in a dual monitor setup with switch leaves one blank

I have basically a dual monitor setup which works well. I have however, until recently, had a switch in place to switch to a third monitor which has the same screen resolution as the lowest resolution ...
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How can I create a visual folder map of our Google Drive?

I am trying to create a visual map/directory of our Google Drive (like the attached image) so that users can easily find documents. To sit and type everything out would take too much time...I can ...
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Screen goes blank during boot on Debian 8.1 and there's no way to interact with the server

I have this machine (motherboard ITX Jetaway NF94-270-LF based on CPU Atom N270, full specs here) as a server for some time now (about 4 years). Debian 8.1 is installed on it. Two days ago, after a ...
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windows 8.1 display monitor keeps refresh very fast and cannot do any change in dialogue

in my Thinkpad Lenovo laptop with windows 8.1 installed,i want to change my monitor positioning or resolution but after starting to drag my secondary monitor or resolution drop-down, because the ...
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Lenovo T61 LCD white display?

Lenovo T61 LCD displays only white color with linings in it. Snapshot of problem is given as bellow:
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Blank screen please help me [duplicate]

I had a Windows Update and it froze at 15% so I turned off my computer when it said not to and when I turned my computer back on my screen becomes black. what should I do?
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Air from powerful ceiling fan keeps rocking my laptop display 24*7

air from powerful ceiling fan keeps rocking my laptop screen/monitor . I work in a small room with a ceiling fan above me. I noticed that the monitor/screen part of my laptop is shaking ...
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Dual Monitor set-up, put one to sleep, other stays the same (windows 7) [duplicate]

I have a dual monitor set up. How can I put one of them (main or not, should work with both, independently) and the windows don't change display? If I use windows+p or simply the screen button ...
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How to fix “The display settings could not be saved” message with Oculus Rift

I am running Windows 8.1 under Boot Camp on a MacBook Pro Retina 15" at its native resolution of 2880x1800, with an Oculus Rift DK2 connected as an extended display at its native resolution of ...
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Can I use Windex on my gorilla glass laptop screen?

I am just wondering if I am able to use windex on my laptop screen. I know that it has alcohol in it and that substance should be avoided like the plague when cleaning devices. But I am confused, will ...
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display won't return after being turned off

I have a custom build PC running Windows 7. My problem started a few weeks ago. The power settings are set to not go to sleep and the display to never turn off, but despite this, after a certain ...
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Thin horizontal extremely faint gray line on my laptop monitor. Should i be worried?

I barely noticed it today you can hardly see it and it is visible only on grayish color, it is not a software issue coz it appears also in the bios menu. So, should i be worried that this will get ...
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Mac Book Air 10.10.3 strange artifacts on screen

I have Mac Book Air 10.10.3 and on the screen there is strange behavior when moving/changing windows. See the following photo: This is solid pink (in Photoshop) but the screen sometimes shows me ...
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Windows Power Options - Turn off the display - HDMI not saving energy

I recently purchased a BenQ GL2760H Monitor which has both HDMI/VGA/DVI inputs. I have a Dell Desktop with Window 7 which has a built-in Intel graphics card with just HDMI and VGA outputs. I also ...
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Second screen goes black on certain website (Firefox/Chrome on Windows 8.1 on MacBook Air)

Whenever I go to http://htw-berlin.de (the only URL with this issue so far) with Firefox 38 or Chrome Canary 45, the entire screen goes black until I close the tab. But only if the window is larger ...
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Stopping a screen crack from spreading?

I have a late 2011 15" Macbook Pro (though I think my question is more general). I just noticed a small and fairly superficial crack on the glass covering the LCD -- there is no damage to the LCD at ...
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How to fix icons and text in programs that suddenly enlarged, on Windows 8.1?

A few days ago, my desktop icons and certain text in programs (eg the text in my Mozilla Firefox toolbars) suddenly enlarged, but I changed nothing. To confirm this uncontrolled suddenness, I just ...