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Blank/Black Screen Asus PC 4G

Hi, my husband was playing around with screen resolutions and restarted computer to apply changes, and now all we have is a blank screen. Windows XP looks like it loads, then goes straight to the black screen, We have plugged in another monitor and nothing appears on this either...
Please help! Cheers, Shona

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  • shona_jamie Jan 26, 2009

    I tried this, but it did nothing...Thanks anyway Guru

    Anyone else got any ideas?

  • Anonymous Apr 04, 2009

    hi my computer died so i left it there then charged it the next day the day after that i tried to use it but it didn't work we have tried everything PLEASE HELP

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When you first turn on the computer, start tapping the F8 key to bring up the safe mode screen. You have a very short window in which to press the F8 key before XP loads, so it is possible to miss it. If this happens, just restart it and try it again. Once you are on the safe mode screen, select the enable VGA mode. This will boot your computer to a default 640 x 480 resolution so you can change it back to normal.

Thanks and please don't forget to give this solution a fixya rating.

Posted on Jan 26, 2009

  • Kevin Shafer
    Kevin Shafer Jan 26, 2009

    Well thanks for the bad rating since you didn't put that information in your request.

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