How to make LCD Projector work on Ubuntu

A quick how-to on making your LCD Projector work with Ubuntu Linux.

1. Connect the projector to your laptop.
2. Open the terminal and type the following command:

sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg


sudo dpkg-reconfigure -phigh xserver-xorg

3. Confirm all succeeding prompts.
4. Press CTRL + ALT + BACKSPACE to make the changes take effect (or restart the computer).

Your computer will now detect the projector and you can start displaying your magnificent desktop on a quite large screen 🙂

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