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Are there PC monitors with ability to change hardware settings from PC, like brightness?

Yes. PC monitor settings can be modified by the PC if the monitor has software in it that permits the settings to be remotely edited. Typically, smart monitors can be configured from the PC by the ...
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A shortcut to turn off the display, sleep monitor

Managed to make a solution. Posting here for future reference. Created a shortcut and set this as the target: C:\Windows\System32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\powershell.exe -command "(Add-Type -...
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Windows keeps randomly detecting a disabled monitor

The FIRST thing to do is to update your drivers (if you haven't already). Carefully check all cables (video cable, power cord, etc). Make sure all the connections are solid. It sounds like you've ...
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Windows 10 dpi scaling with 27 inch Display 1440

You may have figured this out or moved on by now. According to specs, you have set the resolution of the monitor incorrectly. Your display settings shows 2048 x 1080, but the monitor should be capable ...
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How to differentiate between 2 of the same monitors in Windows

Go to the Sound control panel, choose the device you want to rename and click the Properties button. In the Properties window you can type a new name in the textbox.
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How to run a Windows bat file that will allow me to connect and disconnect specific displays?

displayswitch has 4 parameters /internal /external /extend /clone At a guess, For 1 & 2 you want /extend For 3 only, use /external (provided 2 is not connected) I know /extend works but I don't ...
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Dell 34" curved monitor cracked and displays lines

Nope. That's busted. The LCD panel itself is damaged. That's a no-fix. It would be cheaper to buy a new display than attempt a repair.
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Using nircmd to turn off monitor instead puts PC to sleep

turn monitor off Im on Windows10x64, doing it as shortcut as described on this video working right click > New Shortcut paste : powershell.exe -Command "(Add-Type '[DllImport("user32.dll&...
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Can I sleep one of the displays on a multi-monitor setup?

If I understand your question correctly, I think I've found an easy way that works. No software or command line hacks needed. Just use a dummy HDMI/DP plug that costs a few dollars. Assume you want to ...
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Can I set separate desktop background slideshows for an extended desktop setup with Windows 10?

You can use this tool: http://dualmonitortool.sourceforge.net/download.html or download direct in this link: http://sourceforge.net/project/platformdownload.php?group_id=252267 Wallpaper Changer -> ...
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How to run a Windows bat file that will allow me to connect and disconnect specific displays?

Unfortunately, what you are looking for is outside the scope of a batch script - unless it is simply used as a wrapper for another executable. This functionality probably exists in PowerShell - check ...
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Generate tree path with write permission

Linux example using: find and sudo -u USERNAME test -w to check for write permissions, 2>/dev/null to hide access denied messages then using sed to generate a tree view: # spaced tree view [user@...
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Windows keeps rearraging even if the other display is off

DisplayPort acts as a PNP device, so turning off the monitor, even for an instant, is treated as if it was removed and windows are moved out and rearranged because Windows forgets this device, until ...
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XWindows manager/Desktop environment: How can I move a window from another screen to the current screen without seeing the window on the other screen?

Inspired by user1686's answer metioning the command line tool ewmh-m2m, I found another userful tool, xdotool, for the situation. The following command moves all windows to (0,0). xdotool search "...
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Bad font rendering with some applications and good rendering in others, Windows 10

In screen properties set scaling to 100%, than click nearby at "advanced properties", enter here user scaling factor "125" and disable "allow windows..." button. That ...
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Laptop screen is not switching on after running SQL code

First SQL code have nothing to do with the problem. Second probably your video controller (or eventually display) is broken. If it's on replaceable module you can put another controller. If not you ...
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Why is text blurred when I rotate the screen?

For Linux Debian Pop!_OS, the solution was to turn it (the vertical monitor) off and turn it back on again. Learned this after 3 hours of messing with Gnome Tweaks :)
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How to run a Windows bat file that will allow me to connect and disconnect specific displays?

Try https://www.nirsoft.net/utils/multi_monitor_tool.html Run it and read monitors id and serial number columns. Then you may enable/disable monitors like MultiMonitorTool.exe /enable ...
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Linux -- Display has red tint

You can try to alter it via software, such as: $ xrandr --listmonitors Monitors: 1 0: +*DP1 3840/600x2160/340+0+0 DP1 $ xrandr --output DP1 --gamma 1:1:1 #or $ redshift -x -m randr That will try ...
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How do you disable a secondary display on a Mac?

I use gfxCardStatus to force my laptop to only use the integrated graphics card. This doesn’t support external displays, which requires the discrete GPU. I’m connected to a Thunderbolt 2 display, and ...
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Laptop USB-C to display HDMI does not work

What kind of USB (the data protocol) the USB-C port can do is not relevant. Instead, the port must support DisplayPort Alt Mode. On most notebooks, this support is limited to only some of the ports, ...
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XWindows manager/Desktop environment: How can I move a window from another screen to the current screen without seeing the window on the other screen?

There might be easier, less intrusive ways of doing what you want, but maybe using a tiling window manager could help? They have a lot of functionality that makes it easy to move a window from screen ...
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Wallpaper randomly distorting and turning grey in macOS

The image here looks like a damaged image. Typically with a damaged image, the parts that can be read will be cleanly rendered as the top half of your image shows, but then the rest of image is just a ...
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XWindows manager/Desktop environment: How can I move a window from another screen to the current screen without seeing the window on the other screen?

If you see any chance of placing the mouse pointer over that window without seeing that window, you could try one of the oldest, almost forgotten methods of moving a window in X: Place the mouse ...
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XWindows manager/Desktop environment: How can I move a window from another screen to the current screen without seeing the window on the other screen?

I use XFCE, and do this quite frequently if my 2nd monitor is turned off. This is very much a secondary monitor, and all open windows are shown in the panel at the top of the primary screen. At the ...
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XWindows manager/Desktop environment: How can I move a window from another screen to the current screen without seeing the window on the other screen?

Found a solution: In Cinnamon, an taskbar (panel) applet called "Expo" can show a thumbnail virtual workspace, contains all your worksapces and each workspace contains all your monitors. ...
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XWindows manager/Desktop environment: How can I move a window from another screen to the current screen without seeing the window on the other screen?

It depends on the particular X window manager that you're using. Some of them may already have keyboard shortcuts for that, e.g. KDE's KWin lets you create a hotkey for moving the focused window ...
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