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hthumperee
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hookup external monitor to a dv6-1359 laptop

I have a dv6 laptop that the screen just broke for no reason.  how do you hook up an external monitor.  I tried to just plug it in but there was no signal. do you need any special monitor or connector.  Cant use the laptop screen.

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Re: hookup external monitor to a dv6-1359 laptop

To Tranfer the image to external Monitor, you will need to use Fn+F4 Key combination...

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hthumperee
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Re: hookup external monitor to a dv6-1359 laptop

I tried this and EUREEKA!!!!! It works.  Where did you find this information.  It is not in my manual.

 

Thanks very much.

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Re: hookup external monitor to a dv6-1359 laptop

Really! It should be part of the keyboard layout but You are always welcome! :smileyhappy:


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Re: hookup external monitor to a dv6-1359 laptop

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Fn + F4 does not work for me.  Please offer any other solutions!

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