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Questions tagged [display]

Display devices used with computers, such as monitors

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Achieving Max Possible Resolution with remote desktop 2015 iMac to Windows 10 Laptop

Can someone please provide some assistance on what the best and/or cheapest solution is to the following: I have a late 2015 27 inch iMac (retina 5k) in my home office. By far the best thing about it ...
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Xorg per monitor config

Im trying to apply different configuration based what monitor is plugged in. For monitor with VendorName="ACI" the monitor should NOT be rotated, and for the one with VendorName="CND" it should be. ...
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Plugging computer on monitor with multiple cables

Let's say I have a tower with two DVI outputs out of the graphics card, a DVI-VGA adapter, a DVI-DVI cable and a VGA-VGA cable, and finally, a monitor which has DVI and VGA inputs. Would there be any ...
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HP Omen desktop PC displays odd pattern on screen, then crashes

I have an HP Omen which I bought in January. It’s an HP Omen 870 with an Intel® Core™ i5-7600K processor, NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 graphics card 8 GB DDR4-2133 SDRAM, and a 1 TB 7200 RPM SATA hard ...
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How does color management actually work?

From my understanding, this is the basic color management "chain" of operations from camera to display (I know there are alterations based of formats, but let it be simple) Camera takes a picture and ...
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How to arrange windows in e.g. 3x3 pattern?

On a default Win10 system, pressing e.g. Win+Left pushes the current window to the left edge of the screen setting its width to half of the screen. This is an awesome feature and I love it. However, ...
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Windows: emulate green CRT on modern LCD [closed]

I felt the old green phosphorous CRT very relaxing. Is there any way to emulate the monotone green of a phosphorous CRT on modern LCD monitors? Can I solve it coding a Windows theme or monitor ...
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Sony Vaio Duo 11 liquid in lcd screen [closed]

konntest du das Prob lösen, mit deinem Fehler im LCD Sony Vaio Duo 11? Ich habe das selbe Problem. Hilft wahrscheinlich nur Screen neu?
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Remote control software with disabled monitors

I have a set up of a group of computers running Windows 10. I am physically located with the computers, and want to switch between them using a KVM. So I have a pair of monitors connected via KVM to ...
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Prevent auto log out on Windows 10 after monitor turn off [duplicate]

I am using Windows 10 Pro My monitor turns off after 2 minutes and it forces me to the login screen and asks me to enter the password every time. I wish to save my power and not disable the Screen ...
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Does a USB-C graphic adapter need as much CPU power as a USB 3.0 adapter does?

I have an i-tec USB 3.0 4K Ultra HD Display Adapter - Display Port from which uses a display-link driver. However, this setup uses a huge amount of processor power as it emulates a graphic card. I ...
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Why do monitors have such a long startup time? [closed]

Basically all computer monitors need at least 5 seconds to turn on. My iiyama G-Master GB2888UHSU monitor needs 10 (!) seconds to switch on from off-state and on waking up (from sleep mode) it takes 8 ...
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Can I connect a monitor with EVERY USB-C port?

I owned a Microsoft Surface Go which have an USB-Type-C USB port. Since now I used USB-ports just for periphals and also have a USB-graphic Adapter for an older Notebook. There exist some cables USB-...
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Monitors leaking liquid Crystal fluid / mercury [duplicate]

For months I have been extremely worried about what I'm trying to explain in the best possible way ... I own two monitors (one with LED backlight and one with mercury-containing fluorescent tube) and ...
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Black lines and random circles

Toshiba laptop bought second hand last year however, under warranty for 3 years. Not damaged kept in good condition. Recently black lines ( originally multicoloured) started to appear but now 2 ...
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Laptop screen goes blank after pressing F8 while booting

My laptop is Dell Inspiron 5370. Yesterday I tried to reset it to factory defaults by pressing F8 while the computer was turning on. But unfortunately, instead of going to the BIOS the screen became ...
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Monitor Blurry (jittery like there are scan lines) after windows update

Windows 10 updated recently, and afterwards I've had a few woes. One of them is that one of my monitors is now very painful to look at. There is a constant shakeyness to everything on the screen. I'm ...
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Can USB 3.0 be used as monitor video input?

I am searching for a 4K 32" monitor and I would ideally want it to act as a USB hub for my laptop. Connection via USB-C and power supply would be great because I would only have to connect a single ...
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Computer freezes for a second, and then comes back sometimes with messed up audio

My computer is randomly freezing like once or twice an hour and every time, i hear like a fan or a disk start back up... thats what it sounds like at least. then sometimes is asks me if I plugged in a ...
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Testing Software on 1366x768 Resolution Virtual Machine

I have a winforms application(C#).The user is reporting a window cutting issue on her 15inch Laptop Screen.ie:Portion of the window is below the screen. I have made some changes to the application.But ...
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Computer won't display image on one particular TV

So after building a new computer for myself, I gave my old one to my roommate, but for some reason it will not display anything on startup when connected to his TV. The tricky part is that I've ...
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Blurry / not sharp / pixely picture on TV (used as monitor)

I have a panasonic TV that I am using as a monitor on my desktop PC. When first bought I have used the integrated video card with a VGA cable and the best possible resolution but I wasn't happy with ...
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Connecting to virtual box remote display

To connect to virtual box remote display, does the computer that I want to connect from and the host be on the same network. Also, does it work wirelessly
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Setting up an active DP/DVI adapter

I'm trying to set up my DVI display using the Display Port output from my 1070 ti, but I can't get it to work with Windows. The strange thing is that the monitor actually works when I'm booting up the ...
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Laptop display is fully white, but only in Windows

I am using an HP ProBook 4540s with Windows 7 Professional as the OS. Specs can be found here. The issue began when pressure was applied to the laptop body (on the front edge and the back of the ...
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Toshiba laptop screen randomly flickers wildly

Out of nowhere, my Toshiba Tecra R950 laptop has recently started wildly flickering and flashing vertical lines at regular intervals. Strangely though, the flickering happens in some situations and ...
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Shortcut to resize and move a window to the upper-left corner / upper-right corner / bottom-left corner / bottom-right corner

Doing WINLEFT ARROW on application A and WINRIGHT ARROW on application B is a very cool and useful feature on Windows 7 to split the screen into 2 applications. Now that I use it everyday, I would ...
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In Xorg can an existing window be sent to another display by command line?

I have two windows which I want to see at the same time with two different $DISPLAY env vars, for example one is over vnc to another computer in the same LAN. The problem is both windows are created ...
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4k 60Hz over usb-c not working, OSX Macbook Pro 2017?

I recently connected a 4k 60Hz monitor to my macbook pro 2017 (touchbar), and OSX. I could not get it to display at 4k 60Hz. Any advice. My monitor is Asus PA328Q and I am using the apple usb-c to ...
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New graphics card, no display

I put together a new build, and the new graphics card I purchased is not displaying anything on my monitors (meaning, my monitors are not detecting anything). Here are my build list, some facts about ...
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Second screen is black (HDMI)

I have an msi GE62 6QD Apache Pro laptop with Windows and Ubuntu installed. I also have a SONY BRAVIA TV. I have always connected them through HDMI to play games with friends or develop stuff (both ...
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Calibrating touchscreens with multiple other monitors plugged in, windows 10

I have a display set up for a flight sim with 8 monitors plugged into two 1070s. Two of these monitors are touch screens, which I need the touch functionality to pilot the sim. The monitors are two ...
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Computer start when powering off my monitor

Monitor : dell U2414h Motherboard : ASRock Z97 Extreme4 My monitor is connected with a hdmi cable to the motherboard (integrated graphic unit of my processor) However when I power off my dell ...
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airodump-ng info at screen bottom is cut-off

This might be a very simple question, but I couldn't find a good solution. When airodump-ng is running, if the list is too long, the bottom of the list will be cutoff to fit into the screen. In fact, ...
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ASUS Laptop screen briefly turns off when connect/remove power cord (with demo video)

I have no idea what is causing this truly bizarre problem. Whenever I connect or disconnect my power cable for my brand-new laptop, the screen briefly turns off (2-4 seconds). Its really annoying and ...
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How to split HDMI signal to two displays (not at the same time) [closed]

I would like to run my PC on my monitor (for work) or sometimes on my TV (for gaming), not both at the same time. What kind of adaptor am I looking for? I've tried searching but was unable to find ...
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How to 'separate' a vertical oriented monitor?

I am using Windows 10 Education with two external monitors. For reading purposes one of them is oriented vertically. On the 'normal' monitor I can use the button 'Windows+[arrow_key_leftOrRight]' to ...
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Roughly every week, computer blackscreens and won't turn off

I've encountered probably the most annoying issue possible for someone trying to diagnose it. Roughly every week, my computer suddenly blackscreens (no signal to monitors) while staying powered and ...
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Intel HD Graphics 3000 (i5-2540M) support for 2K 27"

I have nowadays quite old laptop T420 with i5-2540M with integrated graphics Intel HD Graphics 3000. I wonder if this will be sufficient for connecting some sort of low-end monitor suitable for photo ...
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Whenever I watch a video the screen gets brighter when the cursor disappears

Whenever I watch a video on my Windows 10 system, the screen gets brighter when the cursor disappears.  I think it’s an Intel® HD graphics card. I searched it up and it said to turn off "adaptive ...
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W10, 3 Displays - how to prevent HDMI display cutting off other displays?

I have a W10 machine at with 3 displays attached using: HDMI USB 3 > HDMI adapter DVI and two graphics card. Onboard Intel HD Graphics - powers DVI & HDMI Displays USB > HDMI Adapter -> powers ...
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xubuntu bionic: wrong screen resolution reported

I'm using xubuntu bionic with a 2560x1440 screen. Everything was ok till last week. Now the xubuntu screen setting reports 2560x1440 resolution, but the actual resolution is lower, it seems to be ...
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Two 24" monitors with different resolutions

I have a HP E24li and a dell E2414Ht https://www.cnet.com/products/hp-elitedisplay-e241i-led-monitor-24-smart-buy/specs/ https://www.cnet.com/products/dell-e2414h-led-monitor-24-series/specs/ But ...
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Fix laptop monitor hardware flicker caused by the actual screen

The screen of my ASUS Notebook ROG G750JX started flickering a few days ago. This is the situation: It starts flickering after the computer has been turned on for a while. If it's been shut off for ...
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Set display option by getting working area uses in a .bat

I'd like to make a simple .bat to set the right display option depending of screen usage. Can you help me out? I don't see what's not working with what I've done so far, but I only have little ...
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New and old monitor black outs

About a year ago, my monitor (LG E2242), which had been fine for years, started randomly blacking out for a few seconds at a time, at a frequency that might sometimes be a few times a day, and ...
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Black screen monitor issue [closed]

I have a dell Laptop and it suddenly shows black screen when it is on. I read some articles and it said to drained the power and I did. After 4 or 5 time it shows mild dell logo and it's on. It is ...
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I have a white vertical line on my laptop screen

I have a white vertical line on my laptop screen. It must be a hardware problem, as it appears, whatever the screen is showing. This is a pic I made with my phone: The laptop is a Lenovo G780. It ...
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Screens turning off unecessarily

I just started at a new job. I've been given two big samsung monitors. (I'm not sure what exact model. Device manager doesn't report anything) When I lock the screen, the lock screen picture ...
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Screen covered with gray stripes

I have a new Lenovo laptop, Yoga 520, running under Windows 10. Every now and then, the screen gets covered with gray vertical stripes, fully or partially (whole height but not whole width). So far ...