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Dual monitor resolutions won't stick after boot unknown

I had a brownout last night, which forced my CPU to reboot. When it came back up, my dual monitors had the incorrect resolution. Now I have to set them manually after startup. My main monitor is an ...
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why I can't change my screen resolution?

I am using elementary OS Luna which is based on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. after installing system I can't change my resolution from 640x480 to 1024x768. Here are the details of the graphics card:
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Add custom resolution to built-in laptop screen in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

My laptop is a Lenovo W530. I have just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and after some problems, I managed to get it working at 1920 x 1080. However, this resolution is a bit too high for me, so I would ...
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HWE VirtualBox Screen Resolution

I did the terrible mistake of installing the HWE stack last week. Since then my screen resolution inside VirtualBox has a maximum of 640x480. I downloaded the .iso to install the guest additions ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - problem with nvidia drivers

I installed 12.04 LTS recently. I installed Nvidia drivers running the following in the terminal : $ sudo apt-get purge nvidia-* $ sudo apt-get update $ sudo apt-get install nvidia-current-updates ...
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Still getting input out of range error in grub

I've run boot repair, uncommented the GRUB_GFX line, and set the resolution to 1366x768x60 (the 60 part is the refresh rate, right?) with Grub Customizer. I still got the error, so I ...
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Why is my reported RandR version different when connected via xrdp vs remmina

Setup Linux 3.11.0-22-generic #38~precise1-Ubuntu SMP Fri May 16 20:47:57 UTC 2014 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux installed xrdp and set "gnome-session --session=ubuntu-2d" in ~/.xsession Problem ...
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Restoring previous drivers after jockey's nvidia drivers update

lspci 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family DRAM Controller (rev 09) 00:01.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation Xeon E3-1200/2nd Generation Core Processor Family PCI ...
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nouveau driver and mirror monitor on Ubuntu 12.04

I am using nouveau drivers in Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit with a Nvidia GTX560 video card connected to two monitors. If I try to go in Settings > displays > mirror display, my resolution goes from ...
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Only 2nd Monitor, not Notebook display, visible

I am trying to install Ubuntu 12 on my notebook, Acer Aspire 7715Z. On boot up, system recognises Ubuntu and loads up installation screen. A few pages of white text roll down the screen and then the ...
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Poor video quality 12.04

Using both a Dell 17" monitor and a HP 1740 I get bad video quality with a Ubuntu 12.04 machine. I tried all of the resolution settings with the monitors, but the fonts are multi-colored and smaller ...
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DOS BOX Screen resolution problem

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and I installed DOSBOX using apt-get install doxboxcommand and configured TC in DOSBOX properly. Everything is working fine, but when we it goes to full screen mode of ...
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63 views

ATI dual monitor wrong supported resolution in Ubuntu 12.04

My second monitor is detected as unknown and doesn't support the resolution 1680x1050 like the other one does, and they're identical. Both are connected via separate VGA cables. Here's my xrandr -q: ...
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1answer
97 views

12.04 nvidia graphics resolution problem

I am trying to use OpenGL on my laptop, a Dell Inspiron n5110 with Nvidia GeForce GT 525M. I managed to install my graphics card by using the following commands: sudo apt-add-repository ...
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1answer
190 views

Resolution Problem 1366x768 in Ubuntu 12.04

My resolution is 1366x768 but I get only these 4 options: 1280 x 1024 1024 x 768 800 x 600 640 x 400. I have tried using xrandr but I get the following error: "xrandr: Failed to get size of gamma ...
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43 views

No monitor 12.04 LTS change Resolution VNC [duplicate]

I have a box, that runs Ubuntu 12.04. I connect it with a VNC client. It always go down to the default resolution because I don't have a monitor connected. Is there any way I can change the resolution ...
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161 views

Ubuntu Screen is too stretched

I recently installed ubuntu 12.04 in my lenovo ideapad s110 and the screen appears too stretched i have tried installing the drivers reading the posts at ask ubuntu itself but I couldn't find any ...
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grub Refresh or Resolution Too High. How can I adjust it?

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 using the Windows installer while in Windows XP. When I reboot and select Ubuntu as my boot option my monitor tells me "Out of range" I believe at this point I would be ...
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How to set 1366x766 or 16:9 screen resolution? [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my PC, which has a DIGILITE DL-G41MXE-IB motherboard. In my OS there are only two default screen resolutions 1024x768 and 800x600. How I can get 1366x766 (16:9) ...
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Ubuntu 12.04/13.10 Resolution Difference

First of all, since it's my 1st post for 2014, Happy New Year! I recently updated from 12.04 LTS to 13.10 and I would like to ask something. In 12.04 my screen resolution was 1400x900 and now it is ...
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1k views

Unable to get 2560x1440 to output through DVI

I am attempting to get a display resolution of 2560x1440 to operate correctly through DVI output on my Lenovo ThinkCentre M71e running Ubuntu 12.04. The computer has both VGA and DVI connectors. ...
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71 views

How to fix: too short external monitor's resolution after HDMI reconnect until reboot?

Is there a way to force the system to always set the same resolution for specific display regardless to anything? I am working on a notebook with external monitor via HDMI and experiencing the same ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 suddenly doesn't recognize my 2nd monitor

Because the screen of my laptop is broken, I work with an external monitor, which should be able to display 1920x1020(or something). This always worked, till this morning. Suddenly the screen is ...
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97 views

Black screen after resolution change

I have a system running Ubuntu 12.04 with LXDE. Video card ATI Radeon 9200. After changing my screen with a new one (same VGA cable) I accidentally changed the resolution to one not supported by the ...
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122 views

Secondary monitor on Ubuntu 12.04 resets to a lower resolution

I have a Ubuntu 12.04 PC with 2 monitors - a 17" 1280x1024 LCD and a 23" 1980x1080 LCD. The 17" monitor is shared by 2 PCs via a VGA KVM switch, and sometimes when I switch back to the Ubuntu PC, the ...
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Ubuntu cannot recognize Samsung 46 inch TV but can detect 24inch tv/monitor model

I have HTPC running ubuntu server 12.04. I have been using samsung T240HD TV/monitor model which supports 1080p without any problems. However, after I connected to new samsung 46 inches FH6030, I ...
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122 views

Can't get proper screen resolution in ubuntu. May be because of graphic card drivers

I have ubuntu 12.04 installed along with windows 8 on dell inspiron n5010. Everything was fine until I installed ati graphic drivers in windows 8. Now I do not get proper resolution in ubuntu. Output ...
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Resolution settings all missing after Ubuntu updates

I have a Dell XPS13 with Ubuntu 12.04. After installing a bunch of updates that were automatically recommended, I am experiencing a number of issues. (One of them was my touchpad no longer working -- ...
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413 views

Screen resolution NoMachine and navigation

I'm having what seems to be a common problem using NoMachine 3.5 - that when I connect to my remote machine the resolution is off. The remote box (running Ubuntu 12.04, as is my client) shows at a ...
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501 views

Change resolution on Lenovo B590 to 1600x900, Ubuntu 12.04LTS permenently?

Using Lenovo B590 my max res in Displays is currently 1366x768. im trying to change it to 1600x900. i tried following this guide: ...
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Set default Desktop resolution when no monitor

Background : I am using a Ubuntu 12.04 with X11VNC server. Normally I do not connect the monitor to this computer. So it has some resolution issue. After few days of research I found this answer and ...
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Can't change resolution higher than 1152x864 xrandr gives me error

I just installed 12.04 LTS (after having troubles with 13.10), and I can't set the resolution of my second screen higher than 1152х864, even though the monitor can support 1280x1024. When I try to add ...
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I cannot set a custom resolution on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, help?

I have been trying (to no avail) to set a custom resolution in Ubuntu 12.04 for hours now and it's just not working. I've already tried using things like xrandr and xorg.conf but I'm at wit's end ...
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Two 12.04 machines have the same display settings but different results

I have one machine that has a relatively fresh install of 12.04 and one that I inherited. The terminal window in the inherited machine has a really weird font, and the regular one is what I would ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 resolution stuck on 640x480

I am new to Ubuntu and I was trying to get my HDMI enabled TV to work with my Ubuntu 12.04 computer and I installed a Nvidia driver using the "additional drivers" program. After that didn't work, I ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Mirrored/Cloned Displays on Boot

I have a Lenovo ThinkCentre M91P with an Intel integrated HD4000. When I boot the machine my displays become mirrored. I need them to be separate monitors. If I run xrandr and adjust the resolution ...
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What is the best Linux OS for my desktop having a maximum resolution of 1024x768?

My system configuration is AMD Athlon (TM) le 1640 processor with 2GB RAM with a VGA card, which supports a maximum screen resolution of 1024x768. I have installed Ubuntu 11.04 in my PC, but it has ...
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Not working 635M Nvidia drivers in Ubuntu 12.04

I've been having a nightmare trying to install the 635M Nvidia drivers in my Asus N46VJ. I've install bumblebee and follow a bunch of suggestion from many places, I think maybe all the attempts I've ...
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597 views

Only 1080p youtube videos work properly

I have Ubuntu 12.04 64bit installed/full updated and have noticed that I can only play 1080p youtube videos properly on full screen. All other resolutions, 480, 720, 1440 etc do not go into full ...
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2answers
362 views

Intel GMA X3100 external monitor resolution issue

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 on a MacBook 4,1 (Intel GMA X3100 graphics chipset) on an external monitor, but can only get a resolution of 1024 x 768 (I get 1280 x 1024 in OS X). I'm able to force the ...
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1answer
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How to increase screen resolution in Hyper-V

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 on Hyper-V in windows 8. I want to increase the resolution so that Ubuntu window can occupy my whole screen. Does anyone have any idea of how it can be done ? I found one ...
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Install AMD Drivers ubuntu cause blank screen

Installed Ubuntu a few days ago. Noticed straight away that the resolution was a lot lower than usual on windows and it could not be changed to any higher, so i managed to get around to installing ...
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Changing resolution in Ubuntu Server 12.04

I'm a linux newbie and I've now tried lots of different ways of doing this, but every single one fails somewhere - usually because they pertain to Ubuntu desktop rather than server and rely on ...
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Ubuntu - Resolution errors?

My current installation of ubuntu is running on 1024x768, however my monitor's optimal res. is 1366x768 which is successfully attained on the dual boot windows XP. So i tried a plethora of ways to ...
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291 views

Display resolution on Laptop PC

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop from a USB drive. The picture size (resolution on the USB stick was correct (1024x768). Now when Ubuntu boots from the hard drive the picture is small and ...
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2answers
381 views

Mouse speed faster vertically than horizontally

This only happens when I use the trackpad. When I try to move the cursor vertically (up and down), the cursor moves very fast. When I move it horizontally, it moves at regular speeds. My screen size ...
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I can not get the screens optimal resolution (1920*1080) on Ubuntu 12.04 with XFX Radeon HD 7850 card

As the title indicates I have this problem. I recently bought a new graphics card (XFX ATI Radeon HD 7850). I have this monitor: Samsung S22B150 21.5 inch Widescreen LED Monitor Gloss Black (1920 ...
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Wrong resolution with Philips external monitor, what can I do?

When I start my PC, the monitor (Philips 170b) gives an error that says: cannot monitor, set resolution to 1280*1024. This goes on for a minute or so and then it works fine. But now I have to use ...
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1answer
126 views

Where did all display resolutions go?

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my new laptop. After testing some things with the liveCD. When I ran Ubuntu with the liveCD I could choose between a number of different resolutions for my display, ...
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How To Set Screen Resolution To 1280x960 In Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Here is the output of xrandr: $ xrandr Screen 0: minimum 320 x 200, current 1024 x 768, maximum 8192 x 8192 VGA1 connected 1024x768+0+0 (normal left inverted right x axis y axis) 0mm x 0mm ...