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Screen image is upsidedown

I have a Dell laptop and my son did something and now the whole screen image is upside down and reverse. Even the mouse works upsidedown.
How do I get it back right. For example the START button is in the upper right hand corner and the X to close a window would be in the bottom left hand corner.

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  • ashf25 Aug 01, 2008

    I will try that when I get home. If it works you are my hero. My son is only 14 months and can reach just a few keys, so I figured it was a keystroke thing. THANKS~~~

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Hold down the CTRL+ALT keys, and hit the Up arrow on the keyboard.

Posted on Aug 01, 2008

  • Coss Aug 01, 2008

    It should work.

    I had someone in one of my offices do that to every one's machine as an April Fools joke.

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