On Thu 24 May 2012 at 15:38:05 +0100, Michael Fothergill wrote: > Isn't xorg.conf supposed to be in /etc/X11? No. Normally, none is required. [Snip] > I can't see xorg.conf in there........ > > This is a new installation. Maybe I'm looking with my eyes shut. No. > Suggestions welcome. For help with your monitor issue post the output of 'lspci' and the contents of /var/log/Xorg.0.log, please.