Honor Student
Posts: 2
Member Since: ‎02-16-2011
Message 1 of 4 (2,279 Views)

External Monitor

How do you hookup an external monitor to a HP G62 Laptop.  When I plug in the monitor noting happens?  Does anyone have a suggestion?

Posts: 34,762
Member Since: ‎09-24-2010
Message 2 of 4 (2,272 Views)

Re: External Monitor



Hold down the fn key and press f4.  You should see options relating to the display output appear.






****Click the White thumb to say thanks****
****Please mark Accept As Solution if it solves your problem****
****I don't work for HP****

Microsoft MVP - Microsoft Windows Expert - Consumer

Posts: 21,718
Member Since: ‎07-17-2009
Message 3 of 4 (2,271 Views)

Re: External Monitor

[ Edited ]



Look on the top of the key board for a monitor symbol f4+FN. Toggle it.  (LCD, external, none, both)



You might want to install the monitor driver rather than use a generic driver.



HP DV9700, t9300, Nvidia 8600, 4GB, Crucial C300 128GB SSD
HP Photosmart Premium C309G, HP Photosmart 6520
HP Touchpad, HP Chromebook 11
Custom i7-4770k,Z-87, 8GB, Vertex 3 SSD, Samsung EVO SSD, Corsair HX650,GTX 760
Custom i7-4790k,Z-97, 16GB, Vertex 3 SSD, Plextor M.2 SSD, Samsung EVO SSD, Corsair HX650, GTX 660TI
Windows 7/8 UEFI/Legacy mode, MBR/GPT
Posts: 1
Member Since: ‎11-28-2012
Message 4 of 4 (1,612 Views)

Re: External Monitor

My screen is broken any suggestion
† The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not of HP. By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation