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I am using a Philips 220WS monitor on a dell precision m60 laptop. I have had it running and its works great. Except that each time I unplug it and use my lap top without it, the next time I want to use it I cannot get it to work at the correct resolution. I have to uninstall all drivers etc and reinstall them. I cannot seem to get a repeat pattern but eventually I get it to work correctly. I can shut down and restart as often as I like, as long as I do not unplug the monitor. As soon as I do I


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Yes this can happen, but you should be able to right click on anempty space on your desktop and select graphics and then change the resolution back to the required size
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I am using a Philips 220WS monitor on a dell precision m60 laptop. I have had it running and its works great. Except that each time I unplug it and use my lap top without it, the next time I want to use it I cannot get it to work at the correct resolution. I have to uninstall all drivers etc and reinstall them. I cannot seem to get a repeat pattern but eventually I get it to work correctly. I can shut down and restart as often as I like, as long as I do not unplug the monitor. As soon as I do I


Yes this can happen, but you should be able to right click on anempty space on your desktop and select graphics and then change the resolution back to the required size ... PC Desktops

Trubleshoot Motherboard what is mother board prob and how can find n fix them....


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My monitor cannot pick up signal.


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I am using a Dell Lattitude D830. I added another monitor (Dell) for home use. First time I hooked it up, it worked fine. Today, I took the laptop with me, so unplugged the monitor. Now, I cannot get the monitor to come back up. I have gone into the control panel and changed the monitors, but it still won't work. The monitor works, but I cannot get the laptop screen to show up. My wireless mouse won't work either now. I need the monitor badly, as my DH cann ot see the small screen on the laptop.


Have you tried the "function key + F8 key" since that usually is the key combo you press to switch between built in LCD and external monitor on a Dell laptop.\015\012 \015\012Worst case scenario would proba ... Dell E176FP 17" LCD Monitor

I have a dell 4600 that I got from my daughter . which I had to re-install and It has a password in the bios for the set up and my daughter dont know


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CPU overheating I was wondering if anyone knew about any cpu overheating problems with the gateway MT3422. I have read several articles on this issue, and wonder if this may be my problem. I noticed that the laptop does get really hot, even with a cooling unit underneath it. The computer is now not wanting to turn on after restarting due to recent updates. I get a power light on after pushing the button a few times, no other lights are on, the CPU fans does turn on and the cd rom does spin. F 12


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Computer Does not Boot correctly, Monitor is Black.


Very interesting...Might try the following...\015\012- Video. Yes, almost garuntee that it is either the video card/onboard or the cable. Look at the cable and cable connectors and see if one of the pins has been shoved in. This is common. O ... PC Desktops

IC Power 19'' LCD-Will not Power Up- No Lites.


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I've been trying to use s-video cable to connect


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I keep losing the internet signal and going offline. LAN indicates pending??? How do I perform a system reset with Linux??


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I have a Cornea 1702. It just stopped working altogether. It doesn't even show the menu nor does it search for a signal as it used to while scrolling thru options or select input! I think it's fried, but I remember some time ago i thought it was all done then it started working again. any thoughts?


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MY Acer Aspire M1641-U1521A PC Desktop COMES ON BUT IT WON'T RECONIZE THE MONITOR, KEYBOARD, MOUSE, USB ECT. IS IT THE MOTHERBOARD? AND IF SO WHAT DO I NEED TO GET TO REPLACE IT??


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Monitor says Hi When power on - CPU fan works, graphic card fan works,PSU fan works,. DVD RW opens. Mouse & keyboard transmiter not working,DVD ROM not openning and i cannot hear hard drive working. Monitor is ok, cable ok, I replaced 350W PSU whith 300W in working order then reconnected every possible connetions in the box incl.reseated RAMS, CPU and replaced AGP graphic card with new one, but no luck. OS Windows XP SP2, Processor-3gH Intel Pentium 4, 8Kb primary memory cache,512Kb secondary ca


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Dell SP2208WFP Flat Panel Monitor goes straight to power save mode


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Mike,\015\012\015\012I'd have to know the manufacturer and model of your PC to know for certain if this is the case. But based on the information I have, heres what I think happened.\015\012\015\012Your 1st symptom sounds like ... PC Desktops
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