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The screen has cracked on the hp paviallion latop but the remote monitor will not work in any other mode than safe mode. is there a work around where i can get the computer to work in normal mode with the remote monitor through the vga external port


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Hi,
Yes the monitor should work in normal mode and is a keyboard toggle.
The toggle is performed by holding the Fn key and hit the F8 key, you may have to tap the F8 key a couple of times, also wait a for few seconds for the switch to take place.



Good luck.
Check if VGA driver is install properly or even check for update on the driver, you should be able to work on normal mode. To check if the driver is install properly : right-click on my computer - properties - then go to hardware tab and press device manager button. A list of device will appear, check under Display adapter if there is an exclamation mark on it, it means you need to udate it but even tough I would go on HP site and download the newest driver for it.
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