Display devices used with computers, such as monitors

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Change resolution and nothing works now

I changed in a game my resolution and monitor turned to black saying "change your resolution in 1900x1200", when restart pc it keeps saying the same thing from very start (i mean i can't see nothing ...
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Ubuntu Unknown Display Resolution

I recently bought an LG 24MP88 monitor, and it Ubuntu cannot detect it. Now, this being a common problem I triedd the cvt and xrndr commands but on going to 1920x1280 mode, the display would only show ...
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Disabling “No Source Signal” message from HP Monitor

I have an HP W2071d monitor, and when I use a software program to turn off the display (not the power, just the input), it displays a "No Source Signal" message on the screen that keeps the screen ...
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Driver for AMD M880G with ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4200

I have Gateway NV53 nootebook and I just reinstalled my windows 7 . Before the reinstal I had display adapter - AMD M880G with ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4200 like this - After I reinstalled the ...
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TeamViewer without showing the screen?

I'm wondering if it's possible to connect to a computer through TeamViewer without having the screen show what you're doing. For example if it's a computer at home or at work which is standing where ...
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Windows 8.1 Installer goes to black screen after logo

Well, as anyone that can see my previous questions knows, I am currently in the quest of putting windows 8.1 or 10 TP on my chromebook C710-2856. I finally managed to create a bootable windows 8.1 ...
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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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Looking for a way to disable Surface Pro 3 touch screen for one domain user

It is basically all in the title. Just looking for a solution to having a specific domain user not being able to use the touch screen on the device. I would prefer not just disabling the entire touch ...
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Display, just can't 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. Any ideas?
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How do you move a Windows window (Excel) that is off-screen but will *not* respond to [Alt]+[Space]?

I usually have my laptop hooked up to 2 monitors, so when I wake it without those monitors, there is a good chance some windows will be off-screen. I can usually do the Select the program in ...
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Multiple X displays per monitor

I am developing software for a target system which has 3 displays, one per monitor: localhost:0.0, localhost:0.1, localhost:0.2 Though the target system has 3 monitors, my development system has only ...
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Add custom resolution to Control Panel in Windows

I have an ATI Radeon HD 4800 graphic card, when I open CCC I can select many different resolutions. When I open Control Panel > Screen Resolution, I only get few resolutions (1920x1080x, 1280x1024, ...
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How to fix monitor text display to system text?

I have a problem with my Acer K272HUL monitor (1440p) in that when connected to my laptop (Dell precision m3800 or Thinkpad T440s via mini DP) any text displayed outside of the native system (such as ...
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Why is only half of the desktop appearing on the screen?

This monitor was working normally until about a week ago. I disconnected it from one PC, where it was working fine, and connected it to another. Now the image on the screen is shifted to the right ...
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Windows 10 Fullscreen DX - Screen stretch

I have a resolution/DPI problem on Windows 10. My setup: I have a main display duplicated to Avermedia Live Gamer Portable so I can game on 144Hz monitor (DVI-D) and let the Avermedia LGP capture ...
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Screen flicker with Intel HD graphics driver

I have Ubuntu and Windows 7 running on my Probook (HP Probook 4530s, core i3/2nd gen/4GB/320GB). It was functioning well. However, the screen started flickering in Win 7. Upon uninstalling the Intel ...
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Windows 7 does not turn off monitor displays

I upgraded my long-standing Windows Vista desktop to Windows 7 over the last weekend, and now I notice my three monitors do not turn off after the stipulated 15 minutes as specified in the Power ...
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disable Asus alt+shift monitor mode changing in Windows [duplicate]

So I have these Asus monitors, nVidia video card on windows 10 (happened in 7 too). Now if I recall correctly I never saw this issue until I got the new monitors so that's the culprit, but I don't do ...
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Settings to rotate display by 90 degrees

A friend (I know how that sounds) has managed to rotate her desktop display by 90 degrees. Right now she has had to physically rotate her monitor so that everything looks fine. She says she does not ...
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Windows 10 graphics output to monitor black screen

A co-worker tried to connect a windows 10 laptop to an external monitor. The monitor was never picked up in the first place and he right clicked on the home screen, went to graphics output and set it ...
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How do you enable the Ctrl+Alt+Arrow commands for monitor rotation?

I want to rotate a monitor 90 degrees, but the usual Ctrl+Alt+Arrow command isn't working. Where is the menu to enable that? Monitor: HP L2245wg Graphics card: NVIDIA Quadro NVS 285 I actually ...
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Turning DisplayPort monitor off disables monitor completely

I have 2 monitors connected to a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660: Left is 1920x1080 via DVI (Samsung SyncMaster 2443BW) Right is 2560x1440 via DisplayPort and is set to Primary (Samsung SyncMaster SA850) I ...
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When I turn monitor off, it won't turn back on?

Monitor functions perfectly until I turn it off. Then when I press the power button again, the monitor won't react. My monitor is an ASUS PA246 ips display if that helps at all. To get it back on, I ...
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Is it possible to alter the color range for a laptop screen or PC monitor by using software only?

I have run into a display problem on my laptop: black color is displayed as red; white color is displayed as turquoise. I knew the reason was one of the two - the cable connecting display to ...
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Laptop screen backlight usually doesn't work

Note: This question is very similar to Laptop monitor being very dark, no backlight?, but contains more information that hopefully might be useful. Two years ago, I bought an Asus X83V laptop from a ...
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Black screen after “starting windows”

I am using Win7 Enterprise in a laptop. It has two display adapters, one being nvidia geforce GS 9300m and Mobile Intel(R) 4 series Express Chipset Family. When I normally boot up, all I could see ...
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HP Pavilion dv3 volume control display driver on Windows 7

I've recently bought an HP Pavilion dv3-2150ep and I'm having a hard time getting the volume control display to work as expected. The control is a back-lit touch-sensitive bar above the keyboard. Now ...
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How to externally connect video card?

I have a computer stick (lenovo ideacenter stick 300) which has Intel HD integrated graphics and USB 2.0 port and micro SD port. Is possible to somehow externally connect video card to it and is it ...
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Samsung laptop won't adjust screen brightness

I have a Samsung Ativ Book 6 NP680Z5E-X02US and recently updated to Windows 10. It uses Intel HD 4000 Graphics and has and AMD Radeon 8770M graphics card. Since updating I am no longer able to adjust ...
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Turn off laptop display backlight

Windows 7 Starter On Samsung netbooks FnxF5 turns the backlight off completely, so that (in some models) a Pixel Qi 10.1 inch 1024*600 resolution screen can be retrofitted to use in the sunlight with ...
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What is responsible for screen dim on laptop (Sony Vaio)?

So this is a minor issue that is bugging me slightly. I have a Sony Vaio SVS151190X laptop with Windows 7. I have it set so that after it's been idle for a few minutes the screen dims automatically. ...
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Linux: What makes up a “screen”?

I'd looking to dive into how the screen application works on the inside. All documentations I can find so far is only about how to operate the screen command. I basically want to know what's actually ...
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Font/display all of a sudden too large

I use Windows 7 at work and have a two-monitor setup. All was well Friday afternoon, but this morning when I logged in, the computer decided it was time to switch my primary screen to the secondary ...
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Screens go black, return with hit of Windows key

So I have a dual-monitor setup and every once in awhile (pretty random amounts of time), both of my monitors will go black. I can't fully characterize this at the moment because I haven't used my ...
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Monitor sleep in Windows XP does not work. Is there an add on to force it?

I have an EEE box with XP Home and a DVI connected TFT, and it does not sleep the monitor. It only starts working after I go to the energy control panel and turn it off and on again. Then the timed ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 unknown monitor and wrong max. resolution

Nvidia GeForce 8800GT Drivers installed sudo apt-add-repository ppa:xorg-edgers/ppa sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install nvidia-current ...
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Excel grey and black boxes on secondary display

My secondary screen doesn't display Excel properly: it has grey, black and white boxes and lines everywhere. As I scroll up and down, or zoom in and out, the boxes disapear and and then reappear in ...
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Windows 10 continuum issue

So I have one of those convertible 2-in-1 laptops, the Lenovo Flex 3. Lately, when I put it into sleep mode, something weird happens. The screen is black, the keys light on and it doesn't appear to ...
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Cannot set Max Screen Resolution of 2560x1440 with DELL U2711 Monitor

I have a DELL U2711 Monitor (27" Inches) with a Nvidia GTX 460 video card. The monitor can reach 2560 x 1440 max and the Video card 2560 x 1600 max. But The monitor only reaches 1680x1050. If I use a ...
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How can I create a floating text box in excel that contains data from a worksheet?

I have a worksheet that contains a graph with daily sales data. I have a another worksheet that contains a summary of that data and comparison to goals. What I would like to do is create a dashboard ...
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How can I stop my monitor turning itself off and on again every few seconds

I have two monitors connected to my windows laptop. Sometimes (particularly after resuming from a suspended state, but sometimes it just happens randomly too) the second monitor will go into a cycle ...
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Is this a display port for high res?

Is this port (circled) a display port, if so what type ? I'm considering this high res monitor(2560x1440) : ...
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Screen brightness ASUS UX303LA issues

My screen brightness doesn't work, when I use the fn+ f5/6 key it only gets from really dark to little brighter in the lower part of the scale. So there is no leveling here or where it becomes ...
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Laptop screen alternating column brightness, pink hue, screen burn

I have an Acer Chromebook 13 on which I have installed Ubuntu. Today, something strange happened. Every other column of pixels has turned slightly darker, and the screen has gained a slightly pink or ...
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Display distorted or no signal (various OSes), system freezes and occasionally recovers

I recently had problems with distorted display or no signal at all with xubuntu 16.04 and other OSes. It started when I wanted to use my monitor to play console using it's HDMI input. I was running ...
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Rainbow display static/snow over HDMI->DVI

I recently got a Mac Mini at work. I have two of the same monitor connected to it: one over HDMI->DVI adapter and DVI cable, and one over MiniDisplayPort->VGA adapter and VGA cable Sometimes ...
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What are the advantages of 10-bit monitors?

To support 10-bit color the following are needed: A monitor supporting it. A GPU supporting it (only AMD FirePro and NVIDIA Quadro support this?). Compatible software. Unless I am mistaken there are ...
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Why is the monitor image all washed out?

The LCD flatscreen is completely washed out, as if someone had turned the brightness way past max and turned the contrast down too. Black-on-white text is poorly readable, and grey-on-white literally ...
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Faking screen resolution given to website

I would like to ask you how to fake screen resolution given to web page. I've just kept trying googling it for 20 minutes to no avail. Thank you in advance.
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puzzling.stackexchange.com turns left monitor black

This is a weird one. This is a new issue on an existing Ubuntu 14.04, dual screen setup, using Unity, nothing out of the ordinary. When I go to puzzling.stackexchange.com on my left monitor screen ...