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Questions tagged [display]

Display devices used with computers, such as monitors

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Changing which graphics card drives the laptop display

Wanted to know if it was possible to change the laptop display to run using the dedicated graphics card instead of the on-board one.
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Monitors occasionally dont turn on, popping out CMOS battery for a few minutes fixes [on hold]

Occasionally when i go to boot up my computer, my monitors do not turn on, the USB devices do not boot up, and the computer does not boot to windows. This will persist until I unplug everything, pop ...
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Acer Predator monitor flicking and black bars across screen, can it be saved?

I have had my Acer monitor for a few years now and nothing has ever gone wrong with it up until now, when I turn it on, it flickers and displays black lines across the monitor like so: https://www....
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Second monitor turns black once I install intel graphics driver [on hold]

I've been using a second monitor with my laptop for months, one day it stopped working. The monitor is detected, everything's fine except for the output, it's just black (not turned off black, backlit ...
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Best way to fix a malfunctioning Pixel

I've looked up several times about how to fix a stuck pixel; but all their classifications of stuck do not really apply to this. I have a single pixel that's blue, however if I mouse over it; it ...
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Resizing display to occupy less area [on hold]

I have a 15.5'' display on my Dell laptop with an integrated Intel graphics card (relevant?) . Is there a way to resize the display so that it occupies a lesser area, and look like a 13'' display? Is ...
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Screen is constantly dimming

I bought a new Laptop, Lenovo Ideapad 320, have Intel and Nvidia Card and now, after a week the brightness of my Screen is constantly changing. -.- I turned every power saving setting off, including ...
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Lap top screen not bright enough

I have a Dell Inspiron 15 5000 series Laptop. The screen isn't bright enough but when I press Fn and the up arrow nothing happens, nor F11 or F12. any suggestions
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Why is it possible to flip the screen? [on hold]

My friend running Ubuntu just called me saying: "my screen got flipped, how to fix it?" I told him how to fix it but that raises the question, why is it possible to flip the screen? On Linux you ...
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FPS capped on certain display modes (144hz+60hz monitor)

I am unable to completely track the source of the problem but I know some temporary (unwanted) ways to fix it. My problem comes up often. I will boot up a game in fullscreen mode and everything runs ...
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Small white square on screen

I have recently noticed a small white square on the bottom right of my laptop screen. I have absolutely no idea what that is or how to take it off. Here is a print screen. This little white square is ...
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new file on desktop makes wallpaper vanish

I have a bit of a weird issue with my work PC, its a dell machine with an i7-7700 CPU so intel 630 graphics, I'm using the latest drivers from the dell website for the graphics which is 23.20.16.4973, ...
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Reference monitor that will allow me to design for both retina and 4k screen [closed]

Which graphic design (reference) monitor should I use if I want to create sharp images and audit them for both retina, 4k? I'm windows based (Adobe XD) and since some of my work involves 3D (windows ...
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USB-C monitor working with laptop and desktop?

At work I got a laptop, its nice. I simply plug in a USB-C cable and i got monitor, power, keyboard and mouse. At home. I got a desktop computer. Is it possible to create a setup where my keyboard, ...
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Turn off screen with a hotkey and enable back ONLY

A very long time I remember I found a small program that does exactly that. I.e., you press a hotkey and one's screen/screens all turn off, and the only way you can enable them back on, is by pressing ...

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