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I can't get the power to turn on in the 3100MP projector (DELL). I plug it in and it is not even powering up. No fan, no power, no light. Is there a fuse or do I need to change the bulb? Do you know what might cause this problem?

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Either the fuse burnt out, or the power supply/voltage transformer is bad. You can test it with a voltmeter very carefully not to hurt yourself to see if there is power going to main motherboard.

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When the lamp reaches its end of life, it may burn out and may make a loud popping sound.
If this occurs, the projector does not turn back on. To replace the lamp, see on page 38.
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In most cases this problem is cured by enabling the external VGA (or monitor) ouput on the laptop. The quickest way is to reboot the laptop with the projector turned on and connected. Usually the laptop will detect an external display is attached and enable the port.
It is also possible to manually enable the external display port. It varies from laptop to laptop but look for the "Fn" key at the bottom left of the keyboard, usually coloured green or blue. You should see a row of icons on the top row of "F" keys which is in the same colour. Look for the one which is either a monitor, or possibly says LCD or CRT.

Hold down the Fn key and press the key you located in the last step. There is usually a delay of a few seconds and then you'll find something may happen. Usually the external output will be turned on alongside the local (laptop) display. Repeatedly following the last step cycles through all available configuration options, including both on, local on, local off, external on, and external off.
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Check the items above and let us know your progress.

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