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XP Professional Crashed after adjusting screen settings in property

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by ski04103934, Nov 5, 2007.

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  1. ski04103934

    ski04103934 Thread Starter

    Nov 5, 2007
    Dear people i am in trouble!

    I just installed windows XP Professional on my compaq p.c, However when i went into right click Properties and went into screen adjusting it crashed and came up on my computer screen no signal! and as i try and restart it its fine then before i come onto my desktop it goes black and says no signal!!

    I dont know what the problem is or what to do?, can anyone help?
  2. managed

    managed Trusted Advisor Spam Fighter

    May 24, 2003
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    Press and release F8 continually as soon as you power up the PC, this will get you to a menu, select 'Enable VGA mode' and press Enter.

    Once at the desktop change the Display settings back to ones that worked before then reboot normally and you should be ok.
  3. Jeruvy


    Sep 20, 2007
    It would be wise to take the monitor into a decent repair shop and get it restored. It's possible you changed your video card to a setting that your display did not like and damaged it.

    try managed suggestion to see if you can bypass the driver and restore the monitor. If so you're in good shape.
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