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I changed my bios battery now my LCD will not come on!! no light at all

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  • Michael Grosso Jun 17, 2007

    I kept taking it out waiting put it back but nothing

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You need to hookup with an external monitor. Once you have pic there. then use the function button + CRT/LCD you will good to go. good luck

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