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Inspiron 600m,"no input signal check video cable"?

My laptop has been working excelent in the docking station until recently, all I can get it the message " no input signal, check video cable" and I have searching on the net for a few days with no luck, I had opened the key cover and blow out the visible dust, clean the conector in the back of the laptop. any surgession would be appreciated. I am certain that the dock station and the others monitors are working fine, I have video if I use VGA cable to expand to the second monitor

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  • christoph610 Mar 11, 2009

    I laptop screen function nornal, and the external monitor function normal. When pressing Fn and F8 I can can cycle between monitor and LCD. My question is what can I do to make the monitor screen to show image of my desktop when I boot it up by pressing the power button ( it used to be that simple). Is there any set up in the msconfig , I should look out for?

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Do you have an external monitor for use when the laptop is on the docking station? If so, does your laptops screen come on when it's not docked?

If you're using an external monitor while the laptop is docked, make sure that the screen selection is for external monitors, by pressing/hold the FN key and then press the F8 key to cycle through the choices between LCD, Monitor/LCD or Monitor only.

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