Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 2200 Notebook ?

I was trying to hook up my laptop (Dell Inspiron 2200)(windows xp) to my television. I managed to get the laptop to go to the tv screen, but when computer rebooted, I got a black screen and cannot get rid of it now. I thought maybe I ruined the monitor so I hooked it up to another free standing monitor and then that one went black. It shows the windows screen to boot up, then goes black. I go into safe mode and have no cursur. I have tried going back to last time system was working properly - no


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Use the F8 button before windows starts. as the laptop show the manufacturer's screen. keep tapping it gently and fast until you get froted with the bootup options screen. Select whichever option reads the word "VGA" in it. Then it will boot into windows. Enter the multiple screen setup (could be hard given that screen could show all icons and windows big) and select proper settings. Restart the PC and ensure the options remain active.
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