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Resolution of 4320x900 with TripleHead2go Kubuntu 15.04

I used to have a resolution of 4320x900 but since I upgrade nvidia to 340.76 it gives me a max resolution of 3840x1024. I cannot find the xorg.conf file, any suggestion?
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How to make custom display resolution

If I try to set monitor to 1920x1080 but I lose the the some of the screen. Under windows my monitor is resized to 1804x1014 to fit the whole screen. How do I tell Ubuntu to use 1804x1014 resolution? ...
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New Ubuntu install - Resolution stuck at 640 x 480 host as window 8

having problem in display resolution(640*480 4:3). it show some proble "You have held broken package". i also install "install guest addition". please help me to solve this problem.
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Ubuntu : Why little yellow tint on display?

Why little bit yellow tint on Ubuntu OS? When I see white colors on both the windows and Ubuntu. Ubuntu is little yellow display. Why Its little tuned by Yellow color? Sorry I don't know weather its ...
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Multiple desktops

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on an old HP laptop. I'm absolutely new at this, I only know what I've read and I don't understand a lot of that. After the installation my screen shows multiple images ...
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how can I get 1366x768 resolution asus x53z loptop

I'm using a Ubuntu-Gnome 15.04 fully updated with all the packages from the repositories. I have an asus laptop with an AMD A6-3400 APU and a screen with a native resolution of 1366x768, in the live ...
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Display Settings stuck

I have searched the community. I want to reset my display settings to defaults. I have one monitor, i adjusted windows sizes or something and now the control panel options to change back, they are ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 x32 Nvidia Screen Resoulution Problem

I am using Ubuntu 14.10 32bit System. After Installing Nvidia 340 Driver for Nvidia Geforce 6150se nforce 430 my system is working fine, but there is little problem my screen is not full, left and ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 is totally broken, how can I reinstall from a new disk?

I tried updating my kernel (intel pentium processor, Msi r7 260x graphics, Ubuntu 14.04) and now my computer will boot and display a black screen and a pop up saying the stored configuration for ...
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Ubuntu is not recognizing my monitor

I have a Viewsonic TD2220 touch screen, which ubuntu 14 is not recognizing. The tunny thing is, that the touch feature works. but the display is very poor since it can show only 1024*768 resolution. ...
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Resolution of external monitors stuck at 1440x900 on Thinkpad T430 with Intel HD graphics

I'm working on my Thinkpad T430, with Intel HD4000 graphics chipset, in a 3-display setup (the laptop display and two external monitors). I accidentally pressed the Super + P combination, which cycles ...
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Monitor resolution through terminal [duplicate]

How can I force Ubuntu to apply a specific monitor resolution through terminal? In my case I have a monitor of resolution 1600*900@60fps but Ubuntu shows only two resolutions both awkwardly lower ...
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Nvidia gts 450 resolution problem

i have Nvidia gts 450 with 24 inch monitor currently running windows but want to switch to Ubuntu, so my question is does new Ubuntu(14.04.1 LTS) supports 1920x1080 resolution? or we have to configure ...
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Upgrade to 14.10 messed up resolution

Upgrade from 14.04 to 14.10 eliminated the 1920x1080 screen settings that were in use under 14.04. I use Intel graphics, no additional graphics card. Display is listed as 'Built-in Display', does not ...
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Ubuntu screen resolution cannot be changed

I installed nvidia drivers manually and I rebooted my laptop after that. My screen resolution changed to really low and even after I login I cannot see taskbar and I cannot see anything other than ...
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How do I run `vbeinfo`?

The instructions in /etc/default/grub say to run vbeinfo, # The resolution used on graphical terminal # note that you can use only modes which your graphic card supports via VBE # you can see them ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Display resolution degraded after updating from kernel 3.11.0 to linux-3.18.2

Today i tried upgrading my ubuntu 12.04 LTS from Kernel V3.11.0-15 to V3.18.2 and was successfull with my mission. However, while attempting to boot from the linux-3.18.2 version, i am noticing a poor ...
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New Ubuntu install - Resolution stuck at 640 x 480

I recently fixed an old laptop and replaced the screen and decided to install Ubuntu. Install went fine but when I log in the resolution changes from being normal, to 640 x 480. When I try to change ...
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Display resolution for Dell Monitor gone after update

After updating my Ubuntu 14.04 software today, my display properties stopped recognizing the Dell monitor I'm using. I'm stuck at 1024x768 whereas this morning I had options to go to the rull ...
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Ubuntu Studio 14.04 Screen Resolution problem

I'm still pretty new to Ubuntu. I had things working fine, but then a recent update seemed to run into some problems and now my screen resolution is all out-of-whack. It looks like 800x600 even ...
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AMD Driver over/underscan fix with options

Now a lot of you know about this setting: sudo aticonfig --set-pcs-val=MCIL,DigitalHDTVDefaultUnderscan,0 If your like me and your TV shows up as a projector and have no slider, have no fear! Now ...
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How to properly connect second Monitor via HDMI?

I have a Samsung Series 9 900X4D Notebook with an Intel Core i5 3317U CPU ( Intel HD Graphics 4000 ). The main displays resolution is 1600x900. I would like to use a second display with my microHDMI ...
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Problem with a Display Resolutions after update

Hi I am hoping to get a little help on a problem I have been having with Ubuntu that has me pulling out my hair out. I have been searching for 2 hours and am no closer to finding a solution to when I ...
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How many Hz on resolution of 32767 x 32767?

If I check with xrandr I get the output Screen 0: minimum 8 x 8, current 3200 x 1800, maximum 32767 x 32767 which sounds to me, like my graphics card would be able to serve a screen with max 32767 ...
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Everything looks grainy and low res

I just installed ubuntu 14.04 on my HP Touchsmart Pavilion laptop. Everything looks lower res than it did in Windows, not just the fonts, but the video playback in VLC and eveything in my web ...
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How to make Ubuntu Gnome display bigger in Virtualbox?

I am doing a project for my operating systems class. In Virtualbox, I have already installed the Guest additions and restarted, but it is still the same screen resolution. I am using the "Try Ubuntu" ...
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Problem on using multiple displays on Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS

I have a laptop with an Intel integrated graphic card, i.e. id: display description: VGA compatible controller product: Haswell-ULT Integrated Graphics Controller vendor: Intel Corporation ...
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Intel HD 2000 video card only 640x480 in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

First time installing anything but Windows, and have run into the following problem: When I ran the Ubuntu installation, I got the odd unintelligible vertical and horizontal lines instead of the ...
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Auto-detect new monitors/TVs and resize screen resolution in Ubuntu 14.04 Server

I have an Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS installed on Zotac ZBOX CI320 Nano which has two video sockets: HDMI and Display Port. The PC hosts my website, download torrents, runs XBMC media center software ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS never remember primary screen/monitor resolution

I use Ubuntu GNOME with Nvidia graphic card (two HDMI and one DVI output). My monitor is connected through VGA - DVI adapter and work natively in 1920x1080. Since I was unable to change my screen ...
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My screen is stretched horizontally 14.04 LTS NVIDIA GeForce 9100

My screen doesn't have black bars/ areas my mouse can go over on, but my screen seems to be stretched horizontally, and the only option for the screen is 5:4, anybody know what I mean? (please improve ...
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XRDP and low resolution

I installed and configured xrdp but when try to connect the resolution is very low. Can you help me? Thanks
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Custom screen / monitor size in Virtualbox [duplicate]

After installing guest additions in Virtualbox, I can now get 1024x768, 1440x1050, 1280x960, 1600x1200 sized displays. However, I seem to remember there being some setting which permitted the display ...
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Unable to change to native resolution

Using Ubuntu 14.04, I am unable to change my monitors resolution to its highest native supported resolution: 1920x1080. It is instead stuck on 1024x768. After booting, and after LightDM first starts, ...
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Set graphics to only use one third of a screen

are here some hardcore users like that to be able to help me with my broken screen, where only the left third of a screen works? I use an external monitor most of the time, but it would be really ...
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Display setting are incorrect, and can't be changed in System Setting for Ubuntu 14.04

I love my new Ubuntu 14.04, but sometimes I must shake my head. Upon booting up the laptop today, I was greeted with strange resolution: Everything is completely out of wack: fonts on icons are ...
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Display problems with ubuntu, mainly with size of everything

After installing ubuntu, everything is tiny, there is only one choice for resolution (3840x2160), and the "scale for menu and title bars" does not move no matter what i try to do with it. there is ...
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Force resolution

I've just installed Ubuntu 12.04 and I'm using Intel Graphics. I can find my monitor resolution in the settings so I want to add it using terminal. I followed the instructions here ...
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How to make remote desktops (Citrix) with resolutions above the native resolution work with Ubuntu?

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my HP laptop (Model - G8D85PA). At present there is only one display resolution listed in System Settings --> Display with resolution 1366 X 768. I want to install ...
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can't use 1080p. only 1024 on 768

i installed ubuntu 14.04 on my old htpc and for some reason i cannot output 1080p video. i already tried going to the display settings, though my highest available resolution was 1024 on 768. In ...
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Screen Resolution for 14.04 + display lists only 1024x768

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 on dell 1749 laptop, do not know what happened and I am not able to control brightness, and I can not in choose other resolutions than 1024x768. Processor: i3 RAM: 6GB OS ...
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Ubuntu unity 14.04 built-in display can't be turned off

My resolution is messed up, but the built-in display cannot be turned off and I cannot adjust it, in fact not even get to see all settings below. I checked if my SIS video card driver is properly ...
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Problem with low screen resolution

I am using two monitors in my desktop. (1) is connected via DVI and (2) via VGA. max resolution for (1) is 1600x1200 and for (2) is 1680x1050. Max resolution for (1) is recognized as expected but for ...
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How do you change display resolution in KDE Plasma 5?

I installed the project NEON ppa in Ubuntu 14.04 to check out the new KDE in a VM. I can't seem to figure out how to change the display resolution. Its stuck at 800x600. Edit: I'm using vmware player ...
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Screen Resolution not displaying properly on eee pc

After installation, everything works normally except for the very big icons on the screen. I checked the screen resolution and found out that it is very low, 1024x600. I tried searching Ask Ubuntu ...
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I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Sony Vaio VGN-T37GP but it runs slow [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 but it runs very slow. Whenever I open any window like "Dash Home" or "Firefox", it takes more time than another computer. Graphics of my Sony Vaio:- Intel® 852GM/855GM ...
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How do I raise the screen DPI of my kubuntu installation? [duplicate]

I basically want to increase the DPI or raise the resolution past what is officially supported on my computer. I have good vision and can easily deal with 25% smaller icons and text, and I want more ...
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Resolution problem using ubutu 14.04

I'm completely new on Ubuntu and using virtualbox V 4.3 on a windows 8 host (bootcamp on an iMac 27"). I installed Ubuntu 14.04. The only resolution available was 640x480. So I downloaded the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - Fake a higher resolution

Is there a way to make 1366x768 look more like 1440x810? I remember reading about a way to do it on Windows, but I don't know if it can be replicated on Ubuntu. EDIT: This is my xrandr output, ...
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Adjust Firefox and Thunderbird to a High DPI touchscreen display (retina)

If you are using a high DPI Display with a resolution of 3200x1600 px you can adjust Unity with a System wide Menu and titlebar scaling But Firefox is not really ready for this: All pages and the ...