Having problems with your Dell PC Laptops ?

Hello there. I just formatted the laptop and now under the display properties and settings tab there is no dual display settings just a single display with no option to extend it to a tv and before the format it was there but when you selected extend to this monitor/display box and hit ok/apply the bow would uncheck it self and nothing would happen and this is also happening on another laptop. thank you for your time and response!


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Display driver reinstall and try, i think it will be ok.
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