Having problems with your PC Desktops ?

My gateway laptop wont display my desktop - PC Desktops

Answers :

Here's one possible solution.
\015\012To determine whether the auto-hide option is not enabled for Taskbar and Start Menu Properties, follow these steps:
  1. Press CRTL+ESC. \015\012
  2. If the Start menu appears, right-click the Start menu, and then click Properties. \015\012
  3. Click the Taskbar tab, clear the Auto-hide the taskbar check box, and then click OK.
Hi richgato,

when you said that the desktop is not being displayed, does this mean all of the actual desktop screen? or just the background or when you minimize all the windows you see nothing?

fo us to help you further, we may need these information from you or a description of how your screen looks like.

looking forward to your reply.


Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for PC Desktops

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Gateway laptop wont display my desktop -screen is black

Does backlight stay on, or does it look like the screen is turned off? If it looks like it is turned off, can you look extremely closely and see your desktop if held in good light? ... Gateway 450ROG Notebook

Need full description of RAM for Gateway 300X CEL

Well, a p4 ddr 266 usually has a cpu limit of 2.4 ghz, 400mhz bus. As for Essex, you can purchase those by looking for them online. As for the ram, ask Gateway the max ram limit (likely 1 gig) at 266mhz bus (pc2100). I did a little research online an ... Gateway 300 X PC Desktop

I have a Compaq Presario laptop with a broken

Hi:\015\012Just plugging in the monitor to your VGA port on the laptop won't make it display. You have to toggle to the exteral display, or both. Usually you have to hold down your function key, and then hit the external display key. It could ... HP Compaq Presario F761US Notebook

Hi guys,I have a linksys router hooked up and my desktop connection is fine. My laptop however, tells me my connectivity is limited, despite an excellent signal

Go to your desktop and login to the router, the manual should have the default ip and username/password, or google that info, once your in check the number of dhcp leases and make sure it is set to about 2 more than the number of PC's you have, I hav ... PC Desktops

My gateway laptop wont display my desktop - PC Desktops

Here's one possible solution. \015\012\015\012To determine whether the auto-hide option is not enabled for Taskbar and Start Menu Properties, follow these steps: \015\012\015\012Press CRTL+ESC. \015\012 ... PC Desktops

Gateway PC to Sharp Aquos

You need to go into the display settings of your computer once the cable is connected and change it to a dual-monitor setup. I'm going to assume you have windows 98/xp, you can find the display settings in your control panel under the title of "disp ... PC Desktops

My Gateway laptops display does not work

It sounds like a loose wire. If you are out of waurantee open it up and see if there is a wire that has come loose. Only it you feel comfortable, doing this. First check the connectors on the side and make sure the vga/dvi, is not loose. If you are g ... Gateway Solo 5300 Notebook

Toshiba Satellite 1400

To Access the Bios Setup Utility Here Is A List Of Key Commands And The Make/Model They Are For..\015\012\015\012Acer - Aspire, Power, Veriton, Extensa, Ferrari, TravelMate, Altos\015\012\015\012 ... Toshiba Satellite A35-S159 Notebook

Massive series of problems with IBM Thinkpad

Probably itz either minor case of software corruption/improper ground/cpu fan..or major case of faulty or defective main board/ram/addon/daughter cards....plz do check the following as in order:..the Hardwa ... IBM ThinkPad R40 2897 Notebook

Trying to connect Inspiron 6000 to TV

If there is no display on your TV, HDTV, or Projector, please make sure that all of your connections are set up properly and that you have enabled the display in the Catalyst Control Center. \015\012The connectors that you will be using would b ... Dell Inspiron 6000 Notebook

Monitor goes in and out

Hi,do you mean to say that your system shuts down when you are not pressing the laptop ie, the power light also goes off when you are not applying the pressure, or just the monitor goes blank and power light is on when there is no pressure ... Gateway Solo 5300 Notebook

Blank Laptop Screen

The same thing began to occur on my (old as the hills) Dell Inspiron 2650 about 2 months ago. I have tried updating the BIOS to the newest Dell has for this laptop but it didn't help. I also tried to update the video drivers (no help), regressing t ... Toshiba Satellite 1410-S173 Notebook

My hp wont turn on..the power light is on but its like my laptop is frozen or somethng

· First troubleshooting - When you turn the laptop on, are you able to see the splash screen? This would be the computer manufacturer's screen display that usually shows a ... HP Pavilion dv2000t 14.1" Notebook Laptop PC (Intel Core 2 Duo T5500 1.66 GHz, 1GB RAM, 100GB HDD, D... PC Notebook

Gateway FPD1960 TFT works with laptop, not desktop

Good job elbtax, but did you use low esr capacitors? if not your monitor will not continue to work for long. The solder joints that you repaired actually do not dry out but crack after many heat/cool cyles. this is a common problem in electronics ... Gateway FPD1960 19" Flat Panel LCD Monitor

Both screens wont work

No mention of how much ram installed ???\015\012\015\012Are you using ACER GRIDVISTA\015\012This program handles the multi screen out put\015\012\015\012or \015\012\015\012Standard Screen Properties,,,,,,, ... Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop

Vaio fj270 wont boot to windows stuck with a blinking underscore

Hello and thank you for using Fixya!\015\012\015\012First, check and make sure there are no CD's in the CDrom player. Also, check an make sure there is no external storage devices, such as a flash drive, external, etc.\015\012 ... Sony VAIO VGN-FJ270/B Notebook

Connecting Laptop to LCD

VGA cable doesn't carry any audio: use your audio output from PC into TV audio Input (standard RCA).You need to configure your Display Properties to manage TV screen to get an effective connection.Either you have a generic Video Grafic D ... Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop

No video display on Gateway 340ua laptop

Ah you are the great blind Bill are ya LOL\015\012\015\012Ok let me think foir a second and evaluate your options. OK check this link ... Gateway MT3705 Notebook

Blank Laptop Screen

Unplug everything from your laptop unplug the power from the laptop close it and turn it over remover the battery open and hold the on button(battery is still removed) for a 10 count, replace the battery\015\012turn on you can plug the power co ... Gateway MX6956 Notebook

Gateway laptop vertical dotted lines across the screen

Sounds like a problem with the LCD assembly or cable. You may want to reseat the LCD cable at the LCD end. It could be a loose internal connector in the LCD assembly.Ron- ... PC Laptops

Extended monitor wont extend

Can you now see 2 monitor properties i.e. 1 & 2... then identify running monitor ... if it is 1 then select 2 in properties and set it again to be used as extended desktop... open any application and pull or drag it holding it from title bar to t ... Acer AL2016W 20" LCD Monitor

Internet Explorer 7 ''error cannot display the webpage''

My recommendations is install a new firefox 3.........try this ... Gateway PC Laptops

My Monitor stopped flashing Digital when from off

It has to be the resolution you are setting in your display property settings, and how they look depends on what video card you are using and what brand it is ie NVidia, even so I wont know them all..\015\012\015\012We need to set the pro ... Samsung SyncMaster 731B 17" LCD Monitor

Not turning on

The laptop component most likely to be damaged by a drop is the HDD. Unless the screen is hit by some object during the fall, it is way down the list of likely suspects.The HDD has a maximum G-force shock rating, and it is rarely very hig ... Compaq Presario 700 470024-192 Notebook

I have a 7322gz gateway laptop.back lts work but nothing displaye

It could be that you may have recently set up your video card to display on your secondary moniter. Try right clicking your desktop/ personalize/ display settings and make sure your primary moniter is set to your laptop screen. ... Gateway 7322GZ Notebook
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.7716 seconds