[kwlug-disc] HELP -- Very new to Ubuntu

Kiwi Ssennyonjo kiwi at ssenn.com
Tue Oct 4 17:05:09 EDT 2011


Upon reboot; all is well and wonderful.

When I undock, the lid is closed so the laptop immediately suspends.
When wakes, its a bit for all the windows to collect to the one screen.


On Tue, Oct 4, 2011 at 17:02, L.D. Paniak <ldpaniak at fourpisolutions.com>wrote:

> Let's try the other way:  If you reboot in the dock, everything is OK on
> the external monitors, correct.
>
> What happens when you removed the laptop from the dock?  Black screen on
> laptop?  If so, try opening the Monitor control before removing from the
> dock.  You should be able to 1) turn on the laptop screen and 2) turn
> off the monitors.  Now remove from dock. Do you still have a desktop on
> the laptop screen?
>
>
>
> On Tue, 2011-10-04 at 16:42 -0400, Kiwi Ssennyonjo wrote:
> > That is the problem, all monitors including the laptop lcd are off
> > (dark)
> > I am unable to try Lori's sugguestion
> >
> > On Tue, Oct 4, 2011 at 16:23, unsolicited <unsolicited at swiz.ca> wrote:
> >         That makes sense - if you undock all external monitors would
> >         be shut down.
> >
> >         Once redocked, if you do as Lori suggests, are you able to
> >         reestablish the external monitors?
> >
> >         It would also help for the purposes of your testing if you
> >         keep your laptop open. I'm guessing your laptop screen is
> >         still working while your other monitors are dark.
> >
> >         Kiwi Ssennyonjo wrote, On 10/04/2011 3:59 PM:
> >
> >                 the monitors are both on but nothing being displayed.
> >
> >
> >                 On Tue, Oct 4, 2011 at 15:53, L.D. Paniak
> >                 <ldpaniak at fourpisolutions.com>wrote:
> >
> >                         What do you mean by "monitors go crazy"?  Do
> >                         you get desktop backgrounds
> >                         on each monitor?
> >
> >                         Try popping open the
> >                         System->Preferences->Monitors (that's the
> >                         location
> >                         in 10.04) window and see if all three screens
> >                         appear as options and if
> >                         changes there help.
> >         .
> >         .
> >
> >
> >         .
> >
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