Ubuntu Samsung SyncMaster 941BW screen solution on Natty Narwhal

I was wondering if anyone could help me fix the resolution for my Samsung SyncMaster 941BW second monitor (along with my laptop monitor). I've had the resolution working fine with previous versions of ubuntu (at 1440x900) but since I've updated, the xorg.conf file no longer provides the right resolu ...

Ubuntu Samsung 913N LCD Screen: Auto Adjust

I wasn't sure where to put this post so apologies if it needs to be moved!I have 7.10 installed in a dual boot scenario with Windows XP. What I see happening is this:1. From Windows I reboot into Ubuntu2. The screen is no longer centered. I have to press the "Auto" button to auto adjust th ...

Samsung V25 Screen is White

Just wondering if you could help with a problem i'm having with a samsung V25The Screen appears to be white only and nothing more,i've read a couple of other similar posts but this machine hasn't been dropped or anything else for that matter,when plugged into another external monitor the system work ...

Unreliable startup, black screen, shutdown problems

I've been having a couple of problems lately referring to startup and shutdown procedures. First of all, my specs:Intel P4 2.6Ghz CPUASUS P4P800-Deluxe Mobo2x256, 2x512mb Geil DDR PC3200 RAM80Gb Western Digital 7200rpm HDDGeXCube 128m Radeon 9600xt extreme AGP17" Samsung 753DXF Flat Screen CRT ...

Ubuntu screen res resetting after reboot

sorry for another screen res question but a search on the topic provided 10 pages of threads with no luck on finding this exact problem....I'm using 10.04 and I have a NVIDIA 7600GS with a Samsung 2443 (24" screen) and after installing all my drivers etc i change my screen res in the "nvid ...

Ubuntu Nothing shows on my laptop screen, any help?

i installed ubuntu on my samsung x30 yesterday while connected to my external monitor. when i power on my laptop the samsung start up screen appears both on my laptop and monitor however as soon as ubuntu starts the laptop screen breaks into two solid colours, ubuntu only works on the screen. can an ...

Ubuntu Problems with screen resolution

Hi, I have a problem with th resolution of my lcd monitor with ubuntu 9.04I have a Quad Core Q9650 with a desktop board DG45ID. The LCD Monitor is a Samsung 2033 wide screen 20".The problem is with the resolution. Ubuntu configured automatically the resolution and i think that there is not OK. ...

Ubuntu new problem on Samsung R510

I cannot install ubuntu on my samsung laptopm for some wierd reason, used the wubi installer but whenever the option comes up to boot into ubuntu it goes wrong.It starts up, asks me what state I'd like to continue the install with and then the Samsung start up screen comes up and im back to choosing ...

Ubuntu Screen Switching

I have a Dual boot system on my Asus A6000KM laptop running Windows XP and Ubuntu 8.10. The graphic card is a nvidia,the laptop is about 3 years old. When I boot XP and 'transfer' to a 19" Samsung Syncmaster 943NWX screen the 'picture' is perfect, e.g.. symmetrical...but when I boot Ubuntu and ...

Ubuntu Can't set screen resolution

I'm new with Linux (about 5 days of experience).I'm having problems adjusting my screen resolution.I'm using Nvidia Geforce FX5300 video card and Samsung T220P LCD screen with resolution of 1920x1200.After installing the Nvidia driver I went to system -> preferences -> display in order to chan ...

Ubuntu Samsung 225UW with audio and video

I recently install a new LCD Samsung 225UW 22'screen in my desktop with ubuntu 8.10 Kernel 2.6.27-11.The LCD screen have an Audio USB card with mic and speakers and a 2M pixel cammera.The only thing is working is the cammera.I made the try with ALSA, PULSEAUDIO and OSS. If anybody have a trick. ...

Problem with screen resolution (ubuntu 8.04)

HelloToday i have installed in my pc the ubuntu 8.04 32bit.The problem is that the resolution has stuck in the 600x800.This is the maximum screen resolution.Here is the hardware which my pc hasCPU : Intel Pentium D 3.4 GHz and 1 GB ramGraphic Card : Nvidia Geforce 7300csHard disk : samsung 150 GBScr ...

Ubuntu Dual Screen stopped working on Dell Latitude D630

I use a Dell D630 Laptop which is connected to a Samsung syncMaster VGA Screen. I changed the xorg.conf file (using information from http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=826717) to set up a dual screen successfully 2 days ago.I use Ubuntu 8.04 running Gnome Desktop.It worked beautifully for a da ...

Ubuntu Serious problems with the screen resolution

I have the following problem: ](*,)Last week I installed Ubuntu 6.06 on my other computer. It works just fine, but I can't change the screen resoluton from 640x480 whatever I try. I have removed all other resolutions, except 1280x1024 from /etc/X11/xorg.conf but, the resolution still remains as 1280 ...

Ubuntu Please remind how to edit screen settings

I've just installed Gutsy Gibbon.Strangely, first time through the Live CD I had a normal screen, at 1280x1024. I made (too many) changes to try and get the resolution reporting correctly.I reinstalled, this time on the Live CD I had 640x480 res, and this is how the installed version shows.In Admini ...

Ubuntu xorg.conf nvidia 7150 - samsung LE37M87

I'm trying to get 1920x1080@60 output on my samsung LE37M87 tv screen.It defaults to 1920x1080@50 because of nvidia-auto-select and this mode isn't supported by my television :(After installing de latest nvidia beta drivers i have 640x480@60 this is supported but off course i want my full HD resolut ...

Ubuntu HOWTO: Thinkpad X60t (intel driver) and Samsung 203B

I've been looking for quite some time for a good solution for the following problem:When using my X60t with Intel chipset (VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Mobile 945GM/GMS, 943/940GML Express Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 03)) in combination with my external Samsung 203B TFT Scree ...

Ubuntu 9600xt Samsung 223bw - driver problem?

Hii recently installed Gutsy on my computer... Its has an ATI 9600 XT graphics card. When booting up for the first time, it appears to be using the "ati" driver. The whole graphics system appears a bit slow and unresponsive, but at least compiz appears to work. The main problem is that the ...

Ubuntu X-server problem "no screen found"

Have a problem during startup. When it comes to x-server i get an fatal error "no screen found". After there is a black screen with username@computername;and i can enter some commands.I have a Samsung syncmaster flat-screen with DVI and an ATI x700 graphics.I googled and found sudo dkpg-re ...

Ubuntu HDMI sound from Acer Aspire 5920G not working on Samsung P2770HD

I have a Acer Aspire 5920G laptop with an HDMI output port. The video works fine under both Windows XP and Ubuntu 11.10. But the sound only works under Wndows XP and not under Ubuntu 11.10. The HDMI cable is connected to a Samsung P2770HD LCD screen, which has built in speakers.Under the sound setti ...

only low resolutions in X

i just installed etch, and kde only allows me to choose between 640x480 and 480x320. there are no other alternatives in control center - peripherals - monitor.i have tried to change xorg.conf manually, but my changes have no effect. when i try dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg, i am told that my changes ...

Ubuntu Low resolution on 173 nV drivers

Hello. For the last couple of days I've been trying to make my Ubuntu usable. I have a nVidia GeForce FX 5500 on a AGP and a Samsung SyncMaster T200 screen. I have enabled the 173 driver and my resolution went down to 640x480 from 1024x768 that I had before nVidia drivers. I need the driver for 3D a ...

Ubuntu GRUB probglem

I have a Samsung R719 laptop with Ubuntu 10.10 and Windows 7 installed. Earlier tonight I was working on Ubuntu and restarted so that i could launch Windows. However, I am having problems getting into my system.When switched on my computer shows the Samsung branded start up screen and then flashes t ...

Ubuntu Gnome Tripple Head Setup

What i want to accomplish is a nice tripple head setup with 2 nvidia cards, 2 twinview monitors, one sperate x, i don't want to use xinerama tho ;)My specs are:1 Samsung 2494HS -> center screen1 BenQ FP767-12 -> left screen1 Acer AL 1912 -> right screen1 GeForce GTS 2501 GeForce 210 -> ( ...

Ubuntu reboot loop on dual boot netbook

I recently installed Netbook Remix(Karmic, I think) on my Samsung N130 netbook as a dual boot with Windows 7. It had been working fine, I'd had no problems switching OS and I had restarted my computer many times without issue.Today, I was on Windows 7, set it to hibernate when I left the house as I ...

Ubuntu Wrong resolution displayed

I have the following problem.I use an Samsung syncmaster 2032mw screen, which has native resolution of 1680x1050. however, the resolution in which I am typing this, is only 1024?The graphic card in use, is an on-board, Intel 82945G/GZ Integrated Graphics Controller.The resolution used to be okay, ev ...

Ubuntu GRUB2 first reboot

I have installed Ubuntu10.10 32 bit on my new Samsung NC210 in dual-boot with WinXP. When I turn on the pc, GRUB2 loads but it reboots after I have selected the OS. On the next reboot, GRUB2 works correctly.Any idea? ...

Ubuntu Help with video card recognition

HiThis may seem lame to you, but I've been using Ubuntu for about a year now (user level) and now I have a problem that I really can't solve by myself. Now let me get straight to the point:I own a Voodoo4 graphic card and I'm using a Samsung SyncMaster 551v screen (I can't afford to change them, so ...

Ubuntu mythtv Time Warner Cable scan results in "no lock"

First, I want to state that I have managed to get my WinTV-HVR 850 Huappuage to work with HD ATSC. The scanning process found all available broadcast channels. No issues at that point. I prefer to connect time warner cable (without cable box) to my usb tuner and be able to watch and record my favori ...

Ubuntu Cannot use widescreen (1440x900) resolution in 10.04

I have recently moved to Ubuntu 10.04 lucid, and after a lot of configuring in xorg.conf, mainly guided by this thread http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=280683 , I eventually managed to get my 1440x900 @ 60Hz resolution working on my Samsung Syncmaster 943NW screen, using a ATI Radeon HD 4850 ...

Ubuntu External Monitor stuck at Laptop Resolution?

I have a Dell 6400 (15.4inch screen 1280*800) and have connected a Samsung 21 inch screen that supports 1650*1080. When I close the lid on my laptop when I want to use the external display I am stuck in 1280*800. How do I increase the maximum resolution for the external monitor?I have used EnvyNG-GT ...

Ubuntu Default Monitor in Twin View

I'm new to ubuntu and trying to make a go out of it. After much googling and playing I've finally managed to get nvidia twinview up and running, I just have one problem. I have two screens, one of which is a Samsung TV and the other a Xerox 19" monitor, now for some reason twinview keeps making ...

Ubuntu desktop stuttering/periodicly freezing, help please!

The problem started yesterday after I upgraded my old CRT to a new samsung 226bw lcd screen. I've been running Kubuntu 7.04 on an AMD 2400+ with 768MB ram and nvidia card since its was released and everything has been working perfectly until now. The problem is that even before I login the mouse see ...

Ubuntu refresh rate force to 60

h i've tempoairy borrowed a screen from my brother a samsung syncmaster 20" screen and it shows my desktop yes... but i can't get the refresh rate correctly setup now i've looked at my xorg.conf but that is confusing since it also has the settings for my older screen setup (2*15") i need t ...

Ubuntu Old Man New Monitor

Had a nice Christmas. The kids got the old man a new 22” Samsung LCD Wide screen Monitor. I hook it up to my laptop, loaded the driver, and set the resolution to1400X1050 and it works great. Now here is where the problem comes in. I had to set the resolution back to 1024X768 to take my laptop on th ...

Ubuntu Video card and dual monitors

Merry Christmas everyoneThis Christmas, I got a Samsung 22" wide screen monitor and it is sick. Two things disappoint me though. First, my video card is integrated and as a result the huge resolution is kind of blurry. Second, I wanted to save my old monitor and set up dual screens. From what I ...

Ubuntu Another resolution issue

all hopefully someone knows a bit more about this issue. Installed Hoary Hedgehob on my desktop about a week ago and everything worked great and I was happy as can be however yesterday I turned my computer on to see my resolution at 640x480 and refresh stuck at 60hz. I cannot change it either becaus ...

Ubuntu dual monitor card selection

Hi, I'm about to buy a desktop computer to use basically for programming (and some other stuff) and I'd like to have two LCD samsung 19" wide-screen monitors connected. Obviously, I would like to buy a video card with dual monitor capabilities... specially one that Ubuntu supports without doing ...

Ubuntu Problems with changing resolution (Intel 82845G/GL[Brookdale-G]/GE)

I would need help in the following problem: I have installed Ubuntu 6.06 and it works fine, but I can't change the screen resoluton from 640x480 whatever I try. I have removed all other resolutions, except 1280x1024 from /etc/X11/xorg.conf but, the resolution still remains as 1280x1024. I have also ...

Ubuntu Multiple Monitors Multi-Display Not working well

I'm trying to get 4 monitors working in Ubuntu 11.04 the way I would like to. I have two Radeon video cards with two monitors connected to each. With proprietary ATI drivers and the Catalyst Control Center I'm able to see all the monitors and Have Multi-Display setups, but they're separated for each ...

Ubuntu "blank windows"??

I am not sure exactly how to ask this question-When I open up more than one program at a time I can only see the first program I have opened-every other "window" is just white.example-open up mozilla browser-looks great. then open up evolution email-window opens on top of mozilla but is ju ...

Ubuntu tabs and settings missing uppon installation

i've installed the 10.04 netbook LTS in a samsung nc210and after playing with it for a while (i have it on desktop interface) and being able to configure some things on my own i have noticed 2 (so far) things not working:one is the touchpad tab on the preferences/mouse menu that is missing. i've tri ...

Ubuntu touchpad issues (still)

after a few times of trying on my own to google the solution for the problem, reading a lot that has already been said, trying many different things, re-installing the OS... I'm turning to the forum to see if i can resolve this thing.i bought a samsung nc210 and being an ubuntu fan and user for some ...

Ubuntu Video Settings

I have conected my PC to Samsung 32" flat screen tv. Can not read any txt on screen, and I am unsure how and which video setting to select to make it work. I can navigate to the page that allows me to change the settings. Thanks for any assistance .... in VERY basic talk.PS I am running say 2 y ...

Lubuntu, text size help!!!!!!

So I activated my proprietary drivers. When it finished installing I had to reboot to activate it. So I rebooted, and when the log in screen came up all the icons were the same size, but the words were microscopic! So I log in, everything looks the same, but the words are microscopic! Some one help, ...

Ubuntu Text size help!!!!

So I activated my proprietary drivers. When it finished installing I had to reboot to activate it. So I rebooted, and when the log in screen came up all the icons were the same size, but the words were microscopic! So I log in, everything looks the same, but the words are microscopic! Some one help, ...

Ubuntu Low screen brightness on Samsung N145

The other day, I installed Ubuntu 10.10 Netbook Edition on a Samsung N145 netbook. Everything's working fine, except one thing: the screen brightness is suddenly very low. It doesn't matter if the computer is running on battery or AC power. Adjusting the screen brightness using the keyboard or the b ...

Samsung p29 problem with screen

Hi,This is my first post,I bought a second hand Samsung p29 laptop on ebay with the hope of fixing it for my son,It powers on fine but and you can hear the cd spining,but rarely does the screen turn on,I first thought it was a loose conection to the screen,but after taking the laptop apart, I can no ...

Ubuntu Screen tear Samsung 2220wm

Just wondering if anyone else has had this problem. I'm using a Samsung SyncMaster 2220wm, and during video play back I'm getting horrible screen tear (not sure if this is the right term for it... little lines when there seems to be anything intensive going on). I'm not sure if it's the monitor, the ...

Ubuntu Samsung syncmaster 2333HD dual screen/resolution problem

I have a problem with my two screens, a Medion 17/19 inch and a samsung syncmaster 2333HD. I want my samsung screen to be my main screen but he wont... And the maximum resolution is 1024 an not 1920x1080. anyone got a fix for this:confused:? ...