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Display settings problems with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

For whatever reason (this was working correctly on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS) when I try to set my displays on top of each other in the settings, it won't allow to place them on top of each other. When I ...
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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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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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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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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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No monitor 12.04 LTS change Resolution VNC

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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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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299 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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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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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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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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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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262 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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313 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 am not connect the monitor to this. So it has some resolution issue. After few days of research I found this answer and it works ...
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119 views

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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56 views

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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132 views

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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70 views

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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476 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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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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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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129 views

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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226 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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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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skype desktop wrong resolution Ubuntu 12.04

Cannot find the solution, although I have searched here and Google. I had Skype on my HTPC for a short time in early 2012. At that time I had 10.04 running. I decided to uninstall Skype because the ...
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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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119 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 ...
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New to Ubuntu…facing resolution problem

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my desktop and my PC configuration is - Intel 2.93 GHz Core2Duo Processor, Asus Motherboard P5G41TM ,4 Gb DDR3 memory, No graphic card. I am using Panasonic ...
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87 views

Why can I not see the whole window?

I have the following problem: my Lenovo ideapad S10e runs on Ubuntu 12.04 and everytime I open a window it doesn' show it entirely. Meaning: the buttons on the bottom are out of the displays range (I ...
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How to increase laptop resolution with Nvidia optimus?

I use ubuntu 12.04 64 bits. I use bumblebee with nvidia-current and install success. I found that when I run some program, I can't see its board. How to increase resolution? Thank you~
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Resolution problem after upgrading kernel

I have an ASUS laptop X53S and Ubuntu 12.04. After the last update to 3.2.0-50-generic, my resolution changed to 1024x768 and it is not possible to increase it as before. In System > Settings, I see: ...
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ubuntu 12.04 displayed resolution different than listed

I just upgraded to 12.04 on my laptop, now every time I restart the resolution is extremely low when I get to the desktop but in the display settings it says it's the proper resolution (1440x900) ...
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Unity Launcher Does Not Hide When Playing Steam Game and

When I play a game on Steam called Red Orchestra the Unity launcher does not hide itself like it would with other games/applications. Also, when I exit the game the resolution of my screen suddenly ...
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Unable to load drivers for Wireless card or Nvidia card in 12.04

I've looked through countless posts and tried several suggested lines of code for the terminal. I have a Dell Precision M50 I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 on. When I first installed, the display was ...
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How to setup my dual monitors

I have a nvidia video card and twin monitors. I tried using the nvidia_config and I had many problems especially after installing system updates. I have given up using the nvidia_congig tool. In ...