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Create a .desktop file in the /etc/xdg/autostart folder. Any .desktop file in that folder will be started as it is a system wide used folder that all users existing and new upon logging in will have applications start from. No need to create separate startup applications / links / shortcuts for each user. More information can be found here: FreeDesktop.Org/...


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This appears to be a known bug in xubuntu 16.04, see https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xfce4-settings/+bug/1575123 There have been workarounds posted on http://forums.whirlpool.net.au/archive/2529958. One is a script that I have tried (and it did work): #!/bin/sh #Fix TV state when HDMI link is lost. #By Mario Limonciello <email address hidden&...


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1.) When running the installer, just before the error occurs, you will see this cryptic screen: 2)That cryptic little keyboard next to that cryptic little man apparently means “press any key.” If you do that, a menu will pop up. First, select a language, then press F6 (“Other Options”). A new menu will pop up; use the arrow keys to move to “nomodeset”, and ...


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I was unable to solve this via software but I did find hardware that made everything work as desired. I purchased a video splitter box (this one for reference - https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01CZAJUCG) & it has solved my problem. Apparently a splitter cable just confuses the computer as to which display identification to believe where a video ...



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