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Blank screen on primary display

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by gotrootdude, Mar 20, 2005.

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  1. gotrootdude

    gotrootdude Thread Starter

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    Last night my wife was looking for episode of 24 using a htpc program I had installed. She accidentally hit the button that switches the display over to the TV (not knowing what the button does). The problem is, I don't have a TV hooked up! Now I have a bank sceen on the primary display because the output is to the non-existant secondary. Does anyone here know how to get the display switched back to the primary without having to hook up a TV so I can see what I'm doing? :rolleyes: :confused:
     
  2. Old Rich

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    You should be able to boot into safe mode and make the change . . if not, you can unistall the video card and then boot into norma mode and let windows reinstall it. ( I have to do this from time to time on my MCE)

    wrs
     
  3. gotrootdude

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    Sigh, I ended up lugging a TV into the room and hooking it up to change the display settings.
     
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    Ouch! . .
     
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