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[lubuntu] Monitor goes "Out of Range"

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http://ubuntuforums.org – I recently installed Ubuntu 10.4 onto an older computer. Upon trying to boot off the live CD, my monitor would go "out of range" (screen would turn black and display a hardware error message "out of range"). I was able to select the nomodeset option (F6 -> select nomodeset at boot options) to fix the issue temporarily, and then successfully install Ubuntu. However, I cannot get around the "monitor out of range" problem when booting Ubuntu from my HD. I have tried both adding "nomodeset" to the kernel options after "quite splash" (boo (Hardware)