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{RESOLVED}enabling primary monitor

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  1. hvac

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    i have a compaq presario 2178cl notebook computer..i just bought a 21inch monitor i wanted to use as my primary monitor..
    my problem is i never have the checkbox available on my secondary monitor to make it my primary in display properties..how do i go about using my 21inch as my primary monitor???
     
  2. zeddy

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    i dont know about your laptop, but on mine you press the function KEY (Fn) and F8 which toggles between LCD and CRT.
     
  3. hvac

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    that was it zeddy it was a different fn key with mine ,it was f8 with mine but thanks alot man..i was gettin very frustrated ..
     
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    Glad to have helped
     
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