View Full Version : External Monitor Help

October 26, 2009, 02:02 PM
Hey guys I cracked my Laptop Screen but I have used my external monitor for the past 2 years now when I turn on my Laptop the Windows XP logo comes up and than Monitor goes to sleep.

I can only run the External Monitor on VGA mode (8bit Color) ... so it's really an Eye Sore If I change the resolution the monitor gpes to sleep.

Any Ideas?

fn + F5 does nothing to me

I have an Acer Aspire 5000

November 16, 2009, 08:48 PM
I fixed it ... reinstalled the video card and than changed the primary monitor on the display properties