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I have an LG laptop connected to an external monitor. It has worked in the past. In the last week when i turned on my laptop the external motitor showed the boot up process right up until the final desktop screen appears when it says 'no signal'. I have managed to get the external motitor to display my background pic but nothing else. Help please.

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There should be a button on the keyboard that controls the output...it is done by pressing the Fn key (function) in combination with the Fkey (all those F1..F2..and so on next to the Escape key) Also, you can Right click anywhere on the desktop (the first screen you get when the computer boots to Vista) and when you get the set of menus, choose the bottom one calle "Personalize" This will bring up the "Personalization" screen. Here you can choose the bottom "Display Settings" to make sure you have your second monitor (external) ready under the "extend my desktop onto this monitor" check. Go on and click on the #1 screen and the #2 screen and play with the options so you get a good feel for them and to see wich one works best for you.. Hope this helps.

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