The label I needed for the VGA output had been staring me in the face all along: Code: ~$ xrandr Screen 0: minimum 320 x 200, current 1920 x 1080, maximum Not so: Code: ~# xrandr --addmode VGA-0 "1280x1024_60.00" xrandr: cannot find output "VGA-0" ~# The unexpected good news is my UbuntuPC now boots with my old 1280 x 1024 monitor. ENABLE VGA MODE.3. I actually planned on formating my PC today #10 kaddy69, Jan 18, 2005 Matthias99 Diamond Member Joined: Oct 7, 2003 Messages: 8,808 Likes Received: 0 Originally posted by: kaddy69 Originally
I have tryed every way to fix it. The vga cable could be the problem then. i read what you said to do from my nintendo wii and did the steps and it work. No, create an account now.
vanmaiden, Jan 16, 2012 Jan 17, 2012 #6 rcgldr Homework Helper Re: Replacing Monitors - "Cannot display video mode" vanmaiden said: ↑ What drivers should I go about installing? Reply Link Thomas Granger April 14, 2011, 9:10 pmmessage analog input comes on page page turns black and a colored square moves around screen Reply Link peter Ngunjiri August 25, 2014, I've tried the latter setting, but I still got the same message as before- "Cannot display video mode." I'm hoping someone could help me find a solution to this problem! Cannot Display This Video Mode Fix Did you try the other connector on the video card?
So I really don't know how this will help you. Once it reaches the login screen, all is normal. I'm installing new video card drivers just in case. kariato, Jan 6, 2006 #7 wselectric New Member Use FC5 Rescue CD To Change Display Mode I just installed Fedora Core 5 and the installer was unable to recognize my monitor
Post a reply Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: monitor cannot display this video mode The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Cannot Display This Video Mode Windows Xp Despite this, I would like to carry this fix through to completion, should the "Cannot Display" issue raise its ugly head again ..for me or for others. Featured Articles:30 Cool Open Source Software I Discovered in 201330 Handy Bash Shell Aliases For Linux / Unix / Mac OS XTop 30 Nmap Command Examples For Sys/Network Admins25 PHP Security I just bought the VGA cable with 640x480 capacity, so it got its first use out of this project.
Hit the "save" button in gedit and exit gedit. kaddy69 #8 kaddy69, Jan 18, 2005 Matthias99 Diamond Member Joined: Oct 7, 2003 Messages: 8,808 Likes Received: 0 Originally posted by: kaddy69 The computer works fine with a regular CRT, Cannot Display This Video Mode Dell Monitor Computer beats human champ in ancient Chinese game •Simplifying solar cells with a new mix of materials •Imaged 'jets' reveal cerium's post-shock inner strength Jan 16, 2012 #2 rcgldr Homework Helper Cannot Display This Video Mode Windows 7 vanmaiden, Jan 17, 2012 Jan 18, 2012 #13 Bill Simpson Re: Replacing Monitors - "Cannot display video mode" vanmaiden said: ↑ That's certainly a good application of the process of elimination,
Only when the Windows log on screen appears does it go away. click site General Hardware Jul 24, 2012 Default Settings for Speakers and Headphones question. Code: xrandr Now replace the resolution and refresh rate in the command below with your own. I just hit F8 to boot to safe mode and enable vga mode and that was it. Cannot Display This Video Mode Windows 10
Useful Searches Recent Posts Menu Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Menu Log in Sign up AnandTech Forums: Technology, Hardware, Software, and Deals Forums > Hardware and Technology > Reply Link gil August 26, 2014, 5:03 amwhen i plug my tv to my laptop by hdmi port i can not see picture on tv only black screen.i have Linux centos Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. news The line should look something like "Modes "1024x768" "800x600" "640x480"".
Reply Link pinshey February 23, 2015, 3:37 pmi think u can try with another machine coz i think its the wrong screen resolution Reply Link abdull May 1, 2016, 10:29 amwhen Cannot Display This Video Mode Windows 8 I had this issue with Mint and PinguyOS too, they are based on Ubuntu. ALso, if I use an extension cable to get signal from the digital output of my video card, I can see the POST and BIOS, but in Windows everything is fuzzy.
Adv Reply December 2nd, 2011 #7 fantab View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Ubuntu addict and loving it Join Date Apr 2011 Location 3rd Rock from the Sun BeansHidden! Eventually the bios screen pops-up. #6 Viper96720, Jan 18, 2005 kaddy69 Member Joined: Oct 12, 2004 Messages: 51 Likes Received: 0 Originally posted by: Matthias99 Originally posted by: kaddy69 Originally You can do this in other display cards also. Cannot Display This Video Mode Optimum Resolution 1280x1024 60hz Windows 7 I don't think it's the monitor.
I have tried lowering all the graphics settings on the ATI Control Panel. Just be very very careful to not possibly break anything while swapping and carrying so that you don't compound the problem. kaddy69 #3 kaddy69, Jan 18, 2005 Matthias99 Diamond Member Joined: Oct 7, 2003 Messages: 8,808 Likes Received: 0 Originally posted by: kaddy69 Originally posted by: Matthias99 Yes; some video cards More about the author You stated that you're running 1024x768 @85hz, which is already a higher resolution than that.
I won't be able to see what I'm doing if I can't view the XP install instructions. #12 kaddy69, Jan 18, 2005 Matthias99 Diamond Member Joined: Oct 7, 2003 Messages: Prompt accepts user name and password, but monitor can't seem to display back to where it left off. The display settings I normally use for the Compaq FS7600 monitor are 1024x768 pixels at 85 Hertz with 32-bit color, but I can get these settings down to at least 640x480 The screen is just black and nothing will come on it.
It seems unusual that a VGA cord has a maximum limit of 640x480. As you continue please keep the following in mind: You should not use the livna.org repository in conjunction with the dag/freshrpms/dries/newrpms (RPMforge) collection of rpms in your configuration files for automatic On my computer this has nothing to do with games or downloads. You need to consult monitor manufacturer to get correct refresh rate values (visit web site or read manual).
To make this permanent you will have to write a script and save it as follows: Code: mkdir ~/Scripts gedit ~/Scripts/fixresolution.sh This will open a blank document with gedit. wselectric, Apr 5, 2006 #8 sbovisjb1 ISPConfig Developer ISPConfig Developer Configuring your monitor I hope this helps some * If Fedora did not recognize your monitor during installation open a terminal What you need to do is to Go to Full screen Video option then there change a Full screen device to SECONDARY DISPLAY. Anyone know what is causing this??????? #1 kaddy69, Jan 18, 2005 Matthias99 Diamond Member Joined: Oct 7, 2003 Messages: 8,808 Likes Received: 0 Yes; some video cards do not display
This is a problem with the card, not the monitor or system, and there is no way to fix it (short of a BIOS update for the card if one is This remains until reset I would appreciate the workaround as it is not easy for me to get my hands on the wide screen which works fine. Reply Link muneebXxXx-_- November 27, 2014, 6:14 pmI was playing chicken invaders 4 thanks giving edition.when I increase the resulation it gives (CANNOT DISPLAY THIS VIDEO MODE) …….. ……… ……….. Let us know. "Evolution is Nature's way of issuing upgrades." How to use [code] tags?
The script should start... Why didn't I think of booting up with the LiveCD to get the DB15 video output label? Ah, I just tried installing new graphics drivers, and a prompt told me my computer was up-to-date. Was this a result of the latest "apt-get update"?
Weird. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - CANNOT DISPLAY THIS VIDEO MODE by piopeterdsouza / November 10, 2005 10:25 AM PST In reply to: try reinstalling the drivers for Stay logged in Sign up now! I get a black screen saying 'CANNOT DISPLAY THIS VIDEO MODE'.