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Blank second monitor (error about virtual resolution?)

Good afternoon, has somebody experience or knowledge how to solve following problem(see below). Thank you in advance! I have LCD monitor connected to my HP Elite-book 8470w laptop. However after ...
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When I Boot From Install USB The Colours Are All Messed Up, And The Resolution Is To High

When I booted into the Ubuntu USB, the colours were all very messed up compared to how it looked the last time I installed Ubuntu to a desktop PC, but the resolution was too high, and I could not see ...
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distorted screen on startup and installation

I have encountered a very weird problem while installing and using linux on my hp pavillion dv6000 laptop. I get a distorted screen when i try to install ubuntu on my linux. the screen is divided ...
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Screen resolution repositioning? (Broken laptop screen)

I have a laptop with the top left corner's screen being broken - I can't see anything there. However it's just a small corner, so I'd like to know if there's something I can do to make Ubuntu not use ...
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Resolution and screens not detected properly

I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop with integrated Intel graphics (Intel i5 460M CPU). The screen resolution is set to 1024x768 and can only be changed to 800x600, while my screen is 1366x768. ...
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In Ubuntu displays, why does it say I'm using a laptop but I'm using a Desktop?

I'm using Ubuntu on Oracle's Virtual Box aside from Windows because the vast of my friends are trying to get me to try it, I open it and activate full screen mode, yet it isn't all fullscreen. I ...
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Is there a way to force Lubuntu screen resolution?

I have a Dell Inspiron 4000, 900 Mhz Pentium III, 192 MB RAM, 10.1 GB disk running Lubuntu 12.04. When I start the computer, and I check the display resolution, Monitor Settings claims that the max ...
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Notebook Dual Monitor Setup - wallpaper resolution changes on restart or relog

On every relog or restart the wallpaper resolution on my external monitor is downgraded to the resolution of my smaller notebook panel. As a result, crisp and clear backgrounds, such as the ones ...
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Problems with Intel Video Resolution on Acer Laptop Wide Display

I have an ACER Aspire 5332 laptop which I have just installed Ubuntu 12.04 x64, which is causing some issues with the video display on boot and video resolution. First and foremost, it will only boot ...
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How do I get 1366x768 resolution on my HP Pavilion g6?

I've recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 via wubi, and have so far been unsuccessful in configuring the system to allow a 1366x768 screen resolution. The platform is an HP Pavilion g6-1d73us with Intel ...
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Resolution in login screen [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Resolution of the login screen is wrong on a second monitor last weekend i tried to personalize my ubuntu a bit and i was able to destroy it until i was only able to ...
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What resolution works best?

I want to buy a laptop and install Ubuntu 11 on it. Is there a particular screen resolution or dimension that is ideal? For example, if I'm choosing between 1600 x 900 or 1680 x 1050, these have ...