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Looks like you need to run "sudo aticonfig" to reconfigure your display settings.
Since you are new to Linux you probably don't know about bash completion. When you open a terminal it is using the Bash shell, which in most Linux distros has an extra option installed to enable autocompleation by pressing 'tab' key twice. I mention since since I think the proprietary 3d driver from ATI is called 'fglrx' and the commands it uses to configure things beings with that name. So by typing 'fglrTABTAB' and pressing tab key twice, will give you list of possible commands that begin with these letters.
Now it should be easier for you to find commands, or the correct spellings if you can only remember the fist few letters.