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Whenever I plug in my second monitor, which is my tv that I plug in using HDMI, the screen zooms in really far, and I can only access about half of the desktop. I have windows on my other hard drive on the computer, and the dual monitors runs fine with it, but Ubuntu screws it up. I had to unplug the drive that had Ubuntu on it, because it even caused my bios to be zoomed in really far, and therefore useless. Does anyone know a way I could fix this?

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We need more information. Please edit the question to include what kind of graphics card your computer has. Are you using the built-in drivers, or have you installed any proprietary drivers? If you have installed any drivers for the video card, how did you install it? –  user68186 Feb 20 '13 at 0:00
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Plug in your TV first then,

open terminal (Alt+Ctrl+T usually) and type gnome-display-properties, then

mark "same image in both monitors", that

should do the trick.

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