I'm not sure when it happened but this version 12.10 will not recognize my external monitor. 12.10 works fine on my Dell laptop. And I verified the monitor and its cords are fine.
on 11/21/2012 – Made popular on 11/21/2012
I recently set up a second monitor, and old Xerox XL370b. What I'm trying to do here is run one monitor off of my graphics card, an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650, and the other off of integrated graphics. I'm able to set up the monitor just fine in Windows 8.1, but it only works briefly upon turning the monitor on.
Good morning. Hopefully someone can explain what's going on here. I've got Lubuntu running on an Acer Aspire D270. Everything runs fine, actually smoother and faster than I expected for this little laptop with only 1 gig of ram.
Here's the situation: Since the screen on this laptop is pretty small for regular use, when I'm home I connect to an external monitor.
I have my laptop docked at work (Dell E6510 Nvidia card) and have my external monitors work fine.
But if I restart my laptop without an external monitor then my laptop monitor remains disabled.
How can I change this?
The xorg is configured using nvidia-settings.
I am running 64 bit Kubuntu 12.04.
Below is my xorg file which does not have any LVDS display.
How should I change this so that my
When Ubuntu boots, the second monitor mirrors my other monitor, but when the login screen pops up, the monitor doesn't get any signal from my computer. When I go to monitor setup, it is not detected. If I unplug my first monitor, the second works fin with Ubuntu. When I tried 11.10 on a flash drive, it worked fine as a dual monitor. The default seems to be VGA over the DVI connection. Help?
I have a dell Inspiron 1521 laptop and once in a while I need to plug it in my 32" TV/Monitor. Everything works fine until I need to type some key on the laptop keybaord. When I touch any key the display drop from the external monitor and switchs to the LCD on the laptop.
hi. i've just installed fedora 18 (default options) on an acer aspire 5735 laptop. i use an external monitor with this laptop so the sequence of events when turning it on are as follows :
press power button
as the laptop boots i see the grub menu and the luks password prompt on the external monitor.
I've got a Dell XPS 15 L502x laptop, with a NVIDIA GeForce GT540M graphics card using the Optimus duel system. I've purchased an external monitor that I can connect with HDMI to act as a second display.