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How do i change the graphic display to my notebook when its currently set to a remote source. I turn the computer on and get no display at all, only a blank screen.

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If by "remote source" you mean that you had a TV or external monitor connected to it at one point, your laptop has function keys that toggle these settings. You should have a function key (usually labeled Fn) in a different color on your keyboard near the bottom. Along your F-keys (F1-F12) you'll see some purple or blue symbols, one may look like two monitors or two rectangles separated by a line. With the laptop on and running, press and HOLD the Function Key, then press the monitor toggle key. If it doesn't work immediately, give it a second and press it again. Many laptops have multiple settings that you'll have to toggle through to get back to your "laptop screen only" mode.

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