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Ubuntu 13.10 cannot recognizes HDMI

I've a DELL XPS 15 with NVidia Optimus tech, and after Ubuntu upgrade it can't recognize my HDMI/DisplayPort anymore. After connect my HDMI it just doesn't appear in my Display application. I know ...
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HDMI not working in ubuntu with nvidia 555M (tried many things!)

I'm having difficulties in getting video out of my HDMI. I've searched a lot in forums, and after many tries and many destroyed xorg.conf files I'm at the starting point with no clue what to do. I ...
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How to set HDMI Monitor as default?

I'm using Ubuntu 13.04 x64 on notebook with nVidia Quadro FX770M and driver nvidia-310. I have the notebook docked to docking station and I'm using two displays, main on HDMI and addtional on VGA. ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 HDMI resolution and display options incorrect

I have installed ubuntu 13.04 and the HDMI resolution is incorrect and options limited to a max of 1280x720. The VGA is not perfect as it is cutting off the top taskbar slightly, it also shows a ...
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Dual (Triple?) Monitor problem with QQ + Nouveau

I'm running Ubuntu 12.10 on a Dell Latitude with an NVIDIA NVS 4200m video card. I'm trying to get it to work with 3 monitors connected: the laptop's, one connected via VGA, and another via HDMI. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 NVIDIA card overscan on HDMI HDTV

I have a GT 430 Nvidia, was working fine till I upgraded to 12.04 yesterday. Apparently, nvidia decided to remove the overscan slider. I can't adjust to fix the overscan then, except in the xorg.conf ...
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771 views

How to detect hdmi disconnect/TV off

I'm using Ubuntu for an HTPC and I wanted to kill a bunch of processes like the browser when the TV is turned off. This is because I have limited bandwidth and want to avoid chance of streaming ...
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How can you make the option “Flat panel scaling” permanent on an Nvidia Ion device?

I am trying to connect an Zotac Nvidia Ion motherboard to my new Pioneer A/V through HDMI on a Ubuntu machine. While I was fiddling around with the nvidia-settings I managed to make the system work: ...
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How to re-configure X for external display (HDMI)

I recently re-installed Ubuntu (11.04) was working fine until my laptop screen broke. I assumed it would be a simple task of plugging in an external monitor and everything would be fine, but i cannot ...
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Notebook: detect and use currently connected monitor [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to autodetect when a display is disconnected? At first my configuration: I'm running Ubuntu 11.04, GeForce GTX460m. Problem: I connect my notebook to 2 ...
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1answer
830 views

Connect Ubuntu to LG TV Issue

i got a LG 32 INCH TV (LG 32PC51) and i try to connect it to GEFORCE 8600GS 512MB CARD , i tried HDMI, VGA and i cannot make it look good without flicking or something that fits to that screen. My ...
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How to activate HDMI as my default output starting from BIOS, GRUB, GDM, and Desktop?

Ubuntu 11.04, when i boot, i do not see anything in my HD TV screen. No Bios/Grub/Gdm/Desktop. How can i use my default HDMI output please? Note: I have VGA port, but i do not use any VGA ...
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HDMI on TV with i3

Since i'm still pretty green on hardware-setup in Ubuntu, i'd love some help on configuring my new HTPC. I got an "old" 32" HD-Ready (1360x768) TV which i'd like to use as monitor. Problem is, this ...