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Some Applications are chunky and Pixelated and I cannot see why?

I have a screenshot example showing my monitor attached to my Dell XPS 13. The monitor is very high res and I thought I had a DPI / Scaling issue. However after some investigation I happened to open ...
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Scale 1080p screen to 720p - everything is too small

I used to work on a 720p laptop screen, and now I have a new 1080p laptop screen with the same 15.6" size. With this higher resolution, everything is too small, and my eyes get tired faster. Is it ...
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Maxium Resolution resets to 1024x768 after logout

The Display Settings maximum resolution started at 1024x768(4:3) I tried to use xrandr like so: >>xrandr Screen 0: minimum 320 x 200, current 1024 x 768, maximum 8192 x 8192 DVI-I-1 connected ...
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Ubuntu Mate For Rpi2 default resolution can't be changed

I have installed Ubuntu Mate 15.04 on my brand new RPI2 and the default resolution in the HDMI port is very small and can't be changed using system default display window. But when I play video using ...
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Libre Office icons on HiDPI

I am running Ubuntu 15.04 on Dell XPS 13 with high resolution display. In LibreOffice, the icons appear to be very small, although I have changed their size to "Large" in the Options menu. After ...
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Second Monitor stuck at 1024x768 and displayed as unknown

I recently installed Ubuntu 15.04 on my laptop, I have a monitor that I connect to my laptop and both screens have a resolution of 1366x768, however the monitor is stuck at 1024x768 and is displayed ...
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Ubuntu 15.04: Dual monitor setup - new icons disappear on a smaller display

I have established a dual monitor setup successfully with my Ubuntu 15.04 (with default display settings and Unity 7.3.2). The first is a built-in display (1) and it belongs to my laptop (1366 x ...
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How do I keep the xrandr settings after reboot?

So I repaired my screen resolution using xrandr, but it disappears after reboot. I don't know how to fix this thing and I couldn't find any recent tutorials that suit me, because I am missing all the ...
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Resolution problems (drivers?)

Okay, so I tried installing 3 distros, Elementary OS, Debian 8 and Ubuntu. All of them can't read my screen's resolution or something, best thing I get is a 1024x768. I have an AMD Radeon HD4650. I ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS logs out when changing screen resolution

I have this problem that every time I change the resolution of my screen, ubuntu logout. It start with a game and I thougth that was the problem butn then I change the resolution manually in the ...
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Second Screen Resolution Nvidia (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS)

Skip to bold part for problem description Hi, I am new to Linux. This is my 3rd format in 3 months. I am giving last chance to Ubuntu. This might be my border at development, maybe i should not go ...
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Fonts too small for high resolution screen for Xubuntu?

I just installed Xubuntu on my new laptop. And fonts are too small on the high-resolution screen. I checked Display panel in System settings, but I did not find any options to fix this. Does anyone ...
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Mint Mate - Display resolution changes after reboot? [closed]

I'm running Linux Mint MATE 64bit in my system. After reboot, the display resolution lowered and there was no option in appearance settings panel to change back to the old resolution. Once I switched ...
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ubuntu14.04:unknown display and low resolution

I work on a supermicro server with 3 nVidia GPUs:GPU0 Quadro k600,GPU1 Tesla k40c,GPU3 Tesla c2050.GPU0(Quadro k600) is connected to a SAMSUNG monitor(1920x1080). BUT my machine is running on a ...
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Kubuntu 15.04 in VMWare Workstation - Screen Resolution

I installed Kubuntu 15.04 in VMWare Workstation 11 on my host OS Windows 7 64-bit. The display resolution is wrong: The "Desktop" is only part of the screen, and the other part is black. Logout ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 & ultrawide monitor. How to set max resolution? EDIT:Solved!

I am trying to set up Ubuntu 15.04 on an Intel nuc5i5ryh with an ASUS mx299Q monitor. It is connected with a miniDisplayPort to DVIcable. It is supposed to support 2560x1080 21:9 ultrawide ...
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Force screen resolution for monitors using xrandr

I'm using two monitors and one of them is working properly. I have the option to set the screen resolution to 1366x768 (16:9) and is recognized as AOC Intl 19"" (plugged into my HDMI port with an ...
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How to choose monitor resolution that isn't showing up in “Display” Settings dialog

After installing Ubuntu 15.04, I can no longer find my monitor's native resolution in the Display Settings dialog. I can only select the modes "1024x768" and "800x600". How can I fix this?
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Custom Resolution

I have a Dell 30" (U3011 - 2560 x 1600) and am unable to get to its full resolution running an on board Intel HD 4600. This was not a problem in Windows as I set up a custom resolution in the Intel ...
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Change Ubuntu Server 14.04 Screen Resolution

Is anyone willing to assist me in changing the screen resolution of my Ubuntu Server. I'm running virtualbox (ubuntu server guest) on a Windows 10 host. I've checked every link I could possibly find ...
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config dual monitors with quite different resolution

I have two monitors at work. One is a Dell 27 inch with 4K resolution and the other one is a Dell 20 inch at 1680 x 1050. However, due to the resolution difference between these two monitors, the ...
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How can I implement a new resolution mode using xrandr consistently?

Firstly, I have connected a new 1280 x 1024 (1080p) monitor at optimum resolution to my Toshiba Satellite laptop via VGA. I run Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. The problem is that the default resolutions ...
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Black border with Ubuntu 14.04 on Raspberry Pi 2 Model B

As the title states, I'm getting a black border on my screen running Ubuntu 14.04 on a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B. I've tried modifying the /boot/config.txt file and tweaking/disabling the overscan, as ...
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The screen is too small⠀

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04, but the screen is simply too small. (The screen is an old Samsung TV.) I just see half of the launcher, and the panel is missing. I've tried to change the resolution, ...
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ubuntu 15.04 with nvidia-346.59 can't save screen resolution settings

please forgive me for my poor english . currently, i use ubuntu 15.04 with nvidia-346.59 driver, graphic card: geforce gtx 970m, max laptop screen resolution: 2880x1620. with nvidia-settings utility ...
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In youtube, There are just 360p and 720p options .(no 240p,480p and 1080p)

A couple of days before, everything is working perfectly good. But After last Ubuntu update -also flash player has updated- (I just think that was occurred after update but maybe not) I can not watch ...
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Unable to change screen resolution on old Fujitsu Laptop on ubuntu 15.04

I am new to Ubuntu and after installing either version 14.04 or 15.04 I am unable to change the screen resolution from 800x600 to it's normal 1024x768. When I ran Ubuntu from the DVD it worked fine, ...
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DNS Name resolution problems [closed]

When I try to initiate PayPal API hook, I got timeout error. While trying over terminal, I found problems these: Web API Request returns: Connection timed out after 10365 milliseconds traceroute ...
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Odd resolution issues - Ubuntu and ElementaryOS

I have an odd issue with regards to resolutions. I have a Dell Optiplex GX620 with Intel GMA950 onboard graphics. I tried running ubuntu 15.04 from live disc and had an odd reolution issue that when ...
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HDMI monitor stuck in 800x600 resolution

I turned my computer on and the internet wasn’t working (Ethernet cable) so I restarted and it came back online. after the restart my HDMI screen (my main screen) I am using two screens went to ...
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HDTV overscanning problem - NOT a TV setting

I'm using a 42" Philips LCD TV (42PFL3704D/F7) as a secondary monitor for my computer, running Linux Mint 17.2 and Windows 7. My primary monitor is a 22" LCD monitor, and it works fine on both ...
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Ubuntu 14 on lenovo w540 with external 4k display

I am trying to launch Ubuntu 14 on a Lenovo W540(K2100M) with an external 4k display connected to a Display port. The laptop can work in such a configuration (I tried it with Windows 8). When I ...
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The screen is too small

I am using Virtual Box 5.0.0(Windows Vista) to run Ubuntu 14.04. The screen is too small (640x480) but the screen can up to 1280x768. How can I resizing it?
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Can not set correct resolution for external monitor

I am using ubuntu 15.04 on my Asus X550L Laptop. Following is my lspci $ lspci 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Haswell-ULT DRAM Controller (rev 09) 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel ...
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Boot to blank terminal after editing xorg.conf

After adding this to xorg.conf and restarting Subsection "Display" Virtual 4096 4096 EndSubsection My computer boots to a text user interface, how do I fix this?
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Second Monitor does not display in max resolution

I have two 1920x1080 monitors connected to my PC, one through HDMI and one through DVI-I. While the monitor connected through HDMI is displaying at 1920x1080, the other monitor is stuck at 800x600. I ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 - Dual monitor problems

I installed Ubuntu 15.04 and I have problem with my 2 monitors. I was googling so long time and didn't find any working solution for this. 1) I need to set my left monitor primary before login ...
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Need help in changing & saving screen resolution permanently in Ubuntu 14.04

I have Lenovo Y40-90 laptop, and have Ubuntu 14.04 with integrated Intel graphics card and AMD Raden R9 M275 graphics card. I have also installed AMD Catalyst Center to switch between Intel and ...
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Problem-dimensional graphics card

I have problem with dimension of screen from graphics card. It can not fill the screen without borders when I tried the following commands, xrandr -s 1024x768 Output from xrandr -q pc@pc:~$ xrandr ...
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How can you get full resolution in Parallels without Parallels tools? Debian doesn't require Parallels tools for full resolution

If you boot into an Ubuntu live cd (all flavours), you get full resolution in Parallels. However, once you install it the display is limited to 800x600. The standard solution offered is to install ...
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Gimp: How do I create new file / open an xcf file? [closed]

How do I create new file / open an xcf file in gimp? I downloaded gimp 2.8.10 for Snow Leopard & Lion & Mountain Lion from gimp.lisanet and installed it on an intel mac 64 bits under 10.6.8. ...
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Display with graphic card - Nvidia GeForce 7025 / NVIDIA nForce 630a keeps flickering for Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 and I have nvidia card - GeForce 7025 / NVIDIA nForce 630a. When I have installed Ubuntu, my screen keeps flickering and gets stuck when I login into my desktop, after ...
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No correct resolution after installing nvidia drivers

I recently installed the relevant nvidia drivers via the edgers ppa, and it definitely worked because my frame rate in minecraft went from 10 to over 200. But the problem now is that the resolution is ...
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Wrong interface when using dual screen (only on reboot)

I'm having huge issues with my computer in dual screen mode, and after searching everywhere, I can figure out how to solve this. My setup is a laptop with 1366x768 resolution and I connect to a ...
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ubuntu 14.04 missing 1280x1024 Vesa 6330 Sis

I bought a new used monitor because my old one shorted out, it is capable of 1280x1024 but All I had options for including in xrandr is 640x480 & 800x600. I googled for four days trying to find ...
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How to resize VirtualBox window [duplicate]

I know this has been asked in other places but im having some issues I have installed dkms x11 all off that but auto-size guest display is still grayed out My machine has 32mb of video ram reserved ...
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Can't change HDMI resolution 800x600 - Ubuntu 12.04 [closed]

I have tried everything I can think of to fix this problem. I restarted my computer and my second screen (HDMI) is now stuck in 800x600.
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Is there a way to adapt font and icon sizes to High Definition screen resolutions in Ubuntu-Studio XFCE?

I have a Dell XPS 13. I got it with windows 8 and it adapts the fonts and icons to the 3200x1800 screen resolution. Then I start my virtual Ubuntu Studio 14.04 machine and they look really small. How ...
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Is there a fix for Corsair Link

been trying to create new resolution output mode using: sudo xrandr --newmode "1368x768_60.00" 84.75 1360 1432 1568 1776 768 771 781 798 -hsync+vsync This is what I get: xrandr: Failed to ...
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resolution issue

The computer i have built is having issues getting the correct resolution for my screen. The presets wont fit my 35" Emerson LC320EM1F. It is connected via HDMI from desktop to screen. The Emerson can ...