So I drag and dropped the second monitor behind the laptop’s monitor in Monitors tool and things seem worked. Ubuntu This forum is for the discussion of Ubuntu Linux. Originally Posted by cascade I do think, without looking up the specs of your vga card, it being a radeon and my personal experience with them is good, in fact I have set up three screens with an extra pci nvidia for the third screen and set them up as one large desktop. I started Firefox on the left monitor and it worked. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest.
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Ubungu the external monitor as primary in minitors. I attached it and they both were working fine. Dual Monitors on Kubuntu I am running the Ubuntu classic mode, not Unity.
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And I cannot type into a bash terminal opened on the right monitor. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.
If you turned off the laptop monitor, the launcher doesn’t show up on the external monitor? So I drag and dropped the second monitor behind the laptop’s monitor in Monitors tool and things seem worked. Post as rual guest Name.
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Originally Posted by cascade Failed to get size of gamma for output default Screen 0: This is a strange one Results 1 to 1 of 1. It works great for me and hopefully this will save some time searching for an extended display solution using an NVIDIA card on Ubuntu I have an ATI video card coming in tomorrow.
Originally Posted by taylorkh nVidia card gone – problem gone. Find More Posts by adamk October 2, at You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. All times are GMT Are you new to LinuxQuestions. I do not know if the card itself was bad it never did work right or just that nVidia and Ubuntu do not cooperate. A single X is on the right end of the title bar. When I would boot into Unity, each display became an individual X server.
But what I wanted is just to use only one monitor and leave laptop’s display to be turned off. Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. The notifier section crashed when I logged on. Kugel Kugel 3. The time now is Could anyone please help? I have used this setup with Ubuntu 9. Last edited by taylorkh; at