Refers to display devices. Like a computer monitor.

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Secondary monitor is not correct resolution

I have an ASUS K53E laptop running Windows 7 Pro 64-bit with Intel HD 3000 graphics. The resolution of the main monitor on my laptop is 1366x768. I plugged in a secondary monitor at the VGA port and ...
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Dell u2311h Monitor gone bad, which capacitors do I replace?

I have 3 u2311h monitors in an eyefinity setup. For aesthetic purposes, I do not want to replace the faulty one with a newer u2312hm. The problem with the faulty one is as follows: For the past few ...
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Multiple displays showing Linux

Ok, so i have been trying to work around installing AMD catalyst on my kali linux computer for a while now (in order to run oclhashcat). I have successfully done it and wrote a few patches for it that ...
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Can we enable 1920 X 1200 HiDPI mode on OS X 10.9.2?

with RDM, we can enable a number of displays such as the Retina 15" or Retina 13" to do the 1920X1080 HiDPI but with some screen area blacked out. Can we enable 1920 X 1200 by overriding some system ...
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LED Monitor Turns Transparent RED

When i turn on my computer for the first time. The monitor looks fine, but after 10 mins or so, the monitor turns a bit redish, but not completely red. This is my second replacement of monitor. Is ...
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Linux screen/java cli issue

I don't know how to properly label this, so if this is a known problem, I'd be glad to be pointed in that direction. This error could be from java or screen - it probably occurs when I make a screen ...
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Log off to apply display changes

Why is it necessary to log off Windows 7 in order to apply certain display changes, in particular the 100% / 125% / 150% magnification options in the Display control panel? Is there a way to do ...
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Software solution to WiDi?

My laptop does not support WiDi but I would like the ability to mirror a display to a TV. I would assume there would be a software solution to this, after all it is just sending the display over the ...
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How can I maintain ssh connection from my Windows laptop to Ubuntu desktop

I need to ssh from Windows laptop to my Ubuntu desktop. So at work I in cygwin , I ssh to Ubuntu desktop. But at home, I need to login to VPN and I need to re-ssh to ubuntu desktop. And some times at ...
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My screen new video card does not take up 100% of my screen

Today I purchased a workstation viedo card so that I could use HDMI with my new monitor. The card is a Radeon HD 5450 The monitor is an Acer T232HL Before I got the card, I was using the onboard VGA ...
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CDM display not working for users, but works as root

If I run CDM (Console Display Manager) as root, it works fine. If I run it as any other user, CDM loads, requests a choice for WM, and then exits. There is no readable output to stdout or stderr. How ...
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External monitor flashing black and forth

EDIT: Originally posted on StackOverflow but removed due to off-topic. One suggestion was that the backlight needs replacement. I am yet to try that solution. I have recorded the issue in this video ...
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Computer suddenly turns off due to my new monitor?

I bought a new LED 19" monitor. but after a week, my computer is turning off automatically. I placed my old CRT monitor and nothing happens. Is this about the new monitor? Processor: AMD Phenom II ...
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View the list of SSH connections and view that specific connection using screen

I have a friend who is connected via SSH, and I would like to view his screen to see his progress in our project and what are the things he's doing. It's like spying on him. I would like to know how ...
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Darker patches on laptop monitor

I have a Lenovo G560 laptop, and the monitor is a LG Philips LP156WH4-TLA1. I have noticed some darker patches, like two of them, to the right of the screen that are slightly darker than their ...
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Laptop browsers scaling websites for smaller display?

I'm really not sure how to word this question. Basically though, I recently purchased a newish laptop (Samsung Ativ Book 8), which has a 15.6" 1920x1080 display, and happens to be the first 1080p ...
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How to correct the horizontal position of a single LCD monitor on Mac OS X Mavericks?

I am using a Mac mini with Mac OS X 10.9.2 and have an ASUS PA238QR monitor connected to it as the only monitor, using a resolution of 1920x1080. A converter is used to transform the VGA output of the ...
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ASUS PB238Q Color RGB keeps changing

Following on from my previous question. Going into the Menu I noticed that 2 of the colors were set to 100, whilst one was set to 0 hence the yellow tint. Anyway, I set all three colours to 100, ...
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HP ProBook 6570b maximum resolution - is 3840 x 2160 / 4K possible?

I'd like to hook up a HP ProBook 6570b to a 4K display. Before getting one, I'd like to know if the laptop is capable of outputting 3840 x 2160 @ 30Hz via the DisplayPort. My current research ...
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Can a faulty CPU fan affect the screen

I have a Toshiba Satellite L650D laptop, which for some reason doesn't really want to work any more. Basically, if I start it up, the screen doesn't show squat. As far as I can tell it doesn't even ...
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How to monitor/access my pc using my android phone?

Sometimes I leave my PC for hours, rendering and I need to know how to monitor it, maybe access it from my phone to send an email or something, is that possible?
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Asus X501A - Screen is black, lights come on when booted

I have an Asus X501A laptop. The hard drive came loose so I removed the keyboard top to access the hard drive, plugged it back in and reassembled my laptop. The laptop worked fine for three days ...
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Can Linux tell from the command line whether a monitor is connected?

I would like to be able to tell, from the command line, whether a monitor is connected to a computer (so I can decide from a script whether X should be running or not). How can I do that? I can't ...
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ASUS PB238Q Yellow tint

I bought the said monitor around 5 weeks ago and have been using it with a blue rigger DVI cable with no problems. Anyway, tonight I got in from work and used the PC for around an hour, everything ...
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A black screen occurs after login - Debian 7.4, Linux Mint 16

I have two OS installed on my laptop: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit and Debian 7.4 KDE. I've just installed Debian 7.4 KDE from the Live distribution. All has been fine so far, until the moment of ...
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1 of my 3 screens is working, not recognizing 2 of them

I have a amd 7970, works great. I have 3 screens and they all worked fine until recently. I went on a vacation and my parents tore apart my room to put new floors in. In the process they ...
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How to display on external monitor the correct number of lines in Linux console

I have a Debian Linux laptop connected to an LCD monitor via HDMI. Every so often, when I am connected to a console (as opposed to an X-Windows session), the last three lines are hidden off the bottom ...
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Notebook screen

My laptop (Dell Studio 1535) behaves strange after a 4 years of service: when it is powered on, load up with main screen off. It transmit the picture from laptop to external display when connected ...
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How do I get my fourth monitor to work?

I'm currently running three monitors in a fully working configuration. I have one 2560x1440 and two 1920x1080 I'd like to add an additional 1920x1080 monitor. However, I haven't managed to make it ...
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Geforce digital vibrate not running

My new monitor doesn't seem to display with the right color settings by its own. Fortunately, Nvidia Control Panel seems to be able to solve the issue. The problem is that whenever I start a game ...
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Can't block computer turning off its monitor

I have a computer running Windows 7 to display advertisements, so, I don't want it going to sleep mode or turning of the screen. I tried a lot of ways to do but unfortunately, it's not success: 1. In ...
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fglrx linux mint dual screen give one screen ok and another smaller

This is not really a question rather a memo for other people who encouter the same problem. i just installed linux mint 16, and i got a strange problem on the scren config : dual monitor each 1920 x ...
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What is the benefit of installing correct driver for monitor in Windows 7?

I have a Dell U2312HM, but my Windows 7 x64 detect it as Plug n Play monitor. What are the benefit of finding and installing the correct driver for it ? Sharper image? Custom resolution? Power-smart ...
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Wirelessly *screen share* from any laptop to a wireless enabled TV [closed]

In my office I want to get a big TV for the meeting room that anyone can come in with any laptop and very simply be able to screen share to. Has to be wireless Has to be possible from any laptop old ...
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Using USB to HDMI to extend screen

So I have a Lenovo Yoga with 1 HDMI port and 2 USB ports (1x3.0 and 1x2.0). I found this hdmi to usb adapter on amazon and I'm wondering the following: if I have 3 monitors can I connect 1 via direct ...
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Chrome - Resizing Window for Web Responsiveness Testing

I'm using Google Chrome 33 on Windows XP, both at work and home. At home I can resize the the window and see the responsive web pages working without releasing the mouse. But at work I have to release ...
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Monitor intermittently not displaying any output when the computer starts

I have a problem with my PC that I bought two weeks ago. I formatted and installed Windows 8.1 64-bit. After some days my monitor stopped displaying anything whenever the computer starts, but the CPU ...
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Forcing Linux framebuffer size

I have an HDMI display that has a 1280x800 resolution. When I plug it into my (Arch Linux) laptop, it works fine, no questions asked. But when I plug it into my i.MX6 ARM development board, Linux ...
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Small portion of screen flickering?

After running a game in a little window and closing out of it, the location where the window was is giving a very small and very fast flicker. It's not really visible, like you have to look at it to ...
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NUL characters plus Notepad++ equals monitor squel?

Whenever I open a file that contains NUL characters in Notepad++ my monitor starts to emit high pitched, squealing kind of noise. It doesn't always do that. There is certain criteria to be fulfilled. ...
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Computer Monitor Fault

My monitor is 8 years old. Now when I turn my system on the power light on the monitor flashes for some time and then the monitor will kick in, and I get a picture and the button stops flashing. But, ...
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Is it possible to use 2 laptop screens as a one in windows 8 on ultra book of dell

I want to use only one laptop and only the screen of the other laptop to extend the desktop. Is it possible to merge or extend screen? I am a professional sound producer so its convenient to have ...
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The web site looks different with same resolution in different computers

Hello! I’m designing web sites after a while and I’m looking for a new laptop. And I have noticed that web site can look different with the same screen resolution in different computers. Why is it so? ...
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Windows 8.1 and Kali linux dual boot issue on Lenovo y410p

I have a lenovo y410p with nvidia 755m after installing kali linux which by the way works perfectly I decided to check out my Windows 8. It had been split in half horizontally with the bottom half ...
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QEMU: weird display output when install debian on mac osx

I got weird display when I tried to install debian on osx 10.9.1 qemu-system-i386 -hda debian.img -cdrom ~/Downloads/debian-testing-i386-netinst.iso -boot d QEMU is the newest version brewed from ...
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2x assets for supporting retina display on Apple devices

I've been reading the guidelines for creating an iOS 7 app in a document provided by Apple. One of the things mentioned is that you should support the retina display and should provide 2x assets for ...
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Laptop freezes when I plug in a new monitor displayport cable

I have a Dell Studio 1749 with an ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650 Graphics card. I've just purchased a Dell U2713HM Monitor. I need to connect them Displayport > Displayport in order to acheive the ...
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Extended display for two monitors

I have three monitors connected to a windows 7 machine. I would like to extend the monitor from far left to the monitor in far right. And keep the middle screen independent. Is there anyway to do ...
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HP laptop display stopped working

I have a problem regarding HP Pavilion G6 Series laptop. The laptop's display stopped working. What have I tryed: I have connected it to an external monitor via VGA cable and it is showing ...
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Limiting desktop size in Linux

I have a display and the right-most edge of my monitor is busted! So to make it work, I'm trying to somehow restrict my desktop to the pixels that actually work. This would mean: The pointer ...