'doh I shut off my laptop display
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Tue May 27 01:26:40 UTC 2008
On May 26, 2008, at 5:53 PM, Bob Cortez wrote:
> I've really buggered it up this time, and I have no clue how to
> turn my display back on. I've tried booting into the recovery mode
> and using the command sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg but that
> didn't work. Anyone have an answer that doesn't involve
> reinstalling 8.04?
Do you get any output on your screen during boot up? If not,
sometimes there is a button on the laptop (usually accessed with a
function key) for turning off the LCD in lieu of an external display.
Can you see your system boot; and then goes blank when X starts?
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