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DisplayLink Display nearly working on 10.10

Here's what they look like at the moment. Here are 2 images: http://i.imgur.com/HphO5.jpg and http://i.imgur.com/HphO5.jpg. I can't seem to find anyone else with this screen, and I've just installed ...
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Different multi-monitor setups [closed]

On my work laptop, I'm looking for a way to choose which monitor setup is attached (before login, or in GRUB) At work i have a Vertical 2208 Dell monitor, and at home i have U2711(horizontal) and ...
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0answers
599 views

Configuring multiple monitors (with xinerama?) [closed]

I am trying to get multiple monitors (I believe Xinerama is the current solution?) set up and working with Enlightenment. However, I noticed that (1) it's hard to find current information and (2), my ...
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1answer
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How can I disable workspaces for external monitor?

How can I disable workspaces for the external monitor in Maverick Meerkat (10.10)? Basically, I want to use the ability to switch workspaces, but on the main monitor only, I would like to set a fix ...
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1answer
182 views

Transparency background wrong on Dual-screen

Using compiz with transparency behind windows and borders on a dual-screen system; all works fine, but the background that shows through with any transparency done by compiz is wrong. It appears to ...
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2answers
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Eyefinity across 3 displays with a AMD Radeon 6800

So I purchased a computer recently and have been trying to customise the display. AMD Radeon HD 6800 series Ubuntu 10.10. I have three 22inch 1080p LCD monitors that are mounted together. Everything ...
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2answers
594 views

Connecting two monitors at the corners

I am using two separate X screens on two monitors and I would like them to be connected at the lower right corner. That is, if you move to the lower right corner of screen0 the mouse should appear at ...
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1answer
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Monitor height differences & the mouse going off screen

In ubuntu 10.10 I have a dual monitor setup. I have an nVidia graphics card and am using twinview. One of the monitors is 1024 pixels high and the other is 900. In the monitor configuration screen ...
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1answer
767 views

Can OO Presentation go full-screen to the secondary monitor?

I have two screens set up on my desktop, the second is a projector. For obvious reasons I would like to have the secondary screen ( projector) display the full-screen view of OO Presentation. I am ...
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2answers
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Upgrade won't allow second display to go to 1920x1080

I just upgraded to 10.10 last night and I'm having issues now with dual display from my laptop dock. This was working in the previous release with a manual xrandr command: xrandr --output LVDS1 --off ...
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1answer
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How do I change the desktop Conky appears on with dual desktops?

I recently purchased a new monitor for my laptop, and I'm using it for dual desktops. I'm using my new monitor as the primary "desktop" instead of my laptop screen. However, Conky is still on my ...
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2answers
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Triple monitor setup with an ATI Radeon 4200?

I have a relatively new Powerspec computer (i5 quad core processor, about a year or two old) and just grabbed a new relatively inexpensive ($40?) graphics card. It has 1 DVI, one VGA, and one HDMI ...
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1answer
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How to set the external monitor as the default Monitor when dualmonitor is enabled?

I have an ATI radeon hd 2600 in my Laptop. I connected a 23" external monitor via VGA. But when I enable dualmonitor in System-Preferences-Monitors the internal monitor of my laptop is set as the ...
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1answer
597 views

How do I get one monitor on top of the other?

I'm using a laptop and a monitor (wall mounted) over my laptop. I would like to reflect this physical hardware setup in my software screen setup. So that I can move my mouse upward, out of my laptop ...
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2answers
2k views

Is it possible to setup auto-detection of HDMI?

Right now when I plug my HDTV into my laptop's HDMI input I have to run 'xrandr' for it to recognize the display and then manually switch the audio hardware selection. Is there a way that Ubuntu ...
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6answers
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nvidia drivers dual screen xorg.conf

I had dual screen working previously. Now every time I try to setup dual screens and reboot. I get logged in as tty mode, i am able to get one screen working, or have my desktop span both screen ( one ...
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6answers
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Force gdm login screen to the primary monitor

I have two monitors attached to my video card. Primary monitor has a resolution equal to 1280x1024 and the second has 1920x1200. My gdm login screen always appears on the second monitor even if it is ...
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3answers
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How to change monitor position/navigation?

Ive hooked up an external monitor to my netbook. On my desk the external monitor is placed to the left of my netbook. To navigate from the netbook monitor to the external monitor i have to move the ...
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1answer
672 views

Out of range error with dual displays

I'm trying to setup dual monitors on a new 10.10 installation. I have an LG w2040 and a Westinghouse l2610nw. The LG works, but the Westinghouse displays an "Out of Range" notice and nothing else. ...
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4answers
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Does TwinView work with Nvidia SLI?

This might be a rubbish question for AskUbuntu but I'm getting a hardware itch and I think the cheapest way to alleviate it is by chucking another Nvidia GTX 260 in my box and strapping it to my ...
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1answer
2k views

Move application between monitors in dual screen setup

I have dual screen setup for my Ubuntu 10.10 machine, But whenever I try to move an application to another screen by dragging it, it moves to another workspace in my primary monitor instead of second ...
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2answers
2k views

Setting up dual monitors

Just installed a fresh copy of Maverick, and went from my two monitors working perfectly to broken in seconds. As usual I configured the monitors in the display applet, this worked fine. I also hit ...
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2answers
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How do I best enable Xinerama?

Following the WoLpH's recommendation I am looking forward to enable Xinerama to set up 2 monitors to be 2 separate Gnome virtual desktops instead of one big. But the thing I worry about is how to set ...