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Please someone help me! I have buy a new lcd monitor. No problem when I start windows, but when I try to start linux Mandriva 10.1, after the boot loader ...
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- 09-11-2006 #1
- Join Date
- Sep 2006
Help me-refresh problem with lcd benq FP71G
Please someone help me!
I have buy a new lcd monitor. No problem when I start windows, but when I try to start linux Mandriva 10.1, after the boot loader Lilo I have no signal from the lcd, only a message: "out of range".
Someone already told me that the problem is the refresh frequency but I have no idea about to do.
Someone could help me please?
Thanks in advance.
- 09-11-2006 #2
- Join Date
- Jul 2004
Ok start it in either safe mode [ dunno if mdk comes with that...]
Or wait for about 3mins, till you think the system has loaded up. On the keyboard press Ctrl+alt+f2. That takes you to a VT, which should work with your screen. After that you will need to edit the /etc/X11/xorg.conf. As for that part I cant tell you what is wrong. Check stuff like the resolution, lower it etc. Check thefrequencies against your screens manual, etc.