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Puppy hit cord/monitor stuck in dagnostic mode

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by theartistchick, Dec 2, 2011.

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  1. theartistchick

    theartistchick Thread Starter

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    My sons puppy bumped up against my cords. I have a laptop with XP connected to a 17" monitor. Now the monitor is stuck in diagnostic mode then quickly goes into power save. I have tried toggling keys when it's in diagnostic mode and no keys will move the cursor. I can't get into the control panel because the reason I am hooked up to the 17" monitor is because the screen went out on my laptop. I have disconncted and reconnected the plugs. Is there a key on the keyboard or way to change the setting without having to get into the control panel?
    Thanks for any advice!
     
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    Not sure how much advice we can give you without knowing the brands and model numbers of laptop and monitor involved.
     
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