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Mine doesn't. Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the After this, there appears a colored screen with only a mouse cursus, and I can't do any more! Melquiades, May 10, 2007 #8 saikee Joined: Jun 11, 2004 Messages: 3,782 Depending on the distro the command ctrl+alt+backspace will drop into the terminal mode first.
When I change my refresh rate I get that "cannot be displayed"error. Search this Thread 08-06-2008, 08:14 PM #1 Bad Sneakers LQ Newbie Registered: Aug 2008 Posts: 6 Rep: "cannot display this video mode" dell E173FP monitor I would like to So, you think even though X doesn't work with the live cd, it WILL work if I go ahead and install in safe graphics mode? Browse other questions tagged 11.04 resolution monitor or ask your own question.
But hitting F8 doesn't bring me to the safe mode. However, if he is using the LiveCD, it's probably easier and more time effective to change the resolution on the fly, and not mess with xorg.conf, specially if he is new After a few minutes, I can login. Cannot Display This Video Mode Optimum Resolution 1280x1024 60hz Windows 7 Ubuntu Logo, Ubuntu and Canonical © Canonical Ltd.
If the screen is black except for the messege how do you fix it? Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Bad Sneakers View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by Bad Sneakers 08-07-2008, 11:05 PM #6 onebuck Moderator Registered: Jan 2005 i thought about this Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/570999 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?
The configuration of video and monitor is always stored in /etc/X11/xorg.conf which can be edited in root console. Analog Input Cannot Display This Video Mode Windows 10 Bad Sneakers View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by Bad Sneakers 08-12-2008, 01:27 AM #10 Bad Sneakers LQ Newbie Registered: Quote: What about setting the monitor up from the monitor internal menu for a lower resolution? Thus it may depend on the run level set up for the user by the Linux.
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The screen says "Cannot dislay this mode. http://rinfix.com/cannot-display/ubuntu-12-04-cannot-display-this-video-mode.html it took a few tries to reach the text mode screen, i suppose i just had to get my timing right or something, but i WAS able to follow your instructions. I installed Fedora Core 6 from DVD. I have tryed every way to fix it. Cannot Display This Video Mode Change Computer Display Input To [email protected]
startx is to start x server from the terminal mode. pls help me out thank you. I had to change the resolution to something other than 640×480 to get this to work with my Dell P2210 monitor. 1024×768 worked for me. http://rinfix.com/cannot-display/ubuntu-cannot-display-video-mode.html Reply Link runcmd April 17, 2014, 9:20 amI also have the very common error monitor ‘cannot display this video mode' error after Ubuntu server install.I thought Linux was going to reduce
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BTW, It would be nice if you change your tone a bit. Reply Link John December 8, 2013, 7:17 pmHello all,I have tied all the settings above and more but for me the solution was to change the VGA cable!Regards, Reply Link Ray Also, it won't let me change the resolution. Cannot Display This Video Mode Change Computer Display Input To [email protected] had the same problem, worked for me too Reply Simn says: March 11, 2015 at 15:11 Ta..
Reply Link ben February 14, 2013, 9:29 pmI'm supposed to right click on my desktop? 1) my monitors being screwy so even if i 2) dont even have an os installed Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website « Ostinato - Network packet and traffic generator and analyzer How to install gpodder 2.15 on ubuntu using PPA » Sponsored Forum Statistics Discussions: 53,871 Messages: 285,557 Members: 91,970 Latest Member: [email protected] Share This Page Tweet Howtoforge - Linux Howtos and Tutorials Home Forums > Linux Forums > Installation/Configuration > English | http://rinfix.com/cannot-display/ubuntu-12-10-cannot-display-this-video-mode.html Everything went fine.
My graphics now displayed and I was able to install SSH to ensure I could get access remotely! Visit the following links: Site Howto | Site FAQ | Sitemap | Register Now If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us. Password Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux. Bad Sneakers View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by Bad Sneakers 08-07-2008, 12:46 AM #2 onebuck Moderator Registered: Jan 2005
I installed the Gnome Desktop on the box and changed the monitor display settings during the initial install. Macboatmaster replied Nov 10, 2016 at 6:33 PM Loading... How do you know it's not going to work? Are you new to LinuxQuestions.org?
Save the file. What is the common, normally open, normally closed? Then on the first boot up as it starts I get the cannot display this video mode on my 17in Dell monitor.