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    Computer Image Rotates

    We have a Dell laptop running XP. The whole screen is rotated 90 degrees. Is there something a philosphy major can do to fix this. Tried to shut off and reboot - no effect. The Dell logo has the correct orientation, but, when Windows opens it is rotated.


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    Re: Computer Image Rotates

    Try Ctrl-Alt-Arrow Key?


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    Re: Computer Image Rotates

    Try right-clicking, then mouse over graphics options, rotation, then click normal.


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    Re: Computer Image Rotates

    Quote Originally Posted by cymonat View Post
    Try Ctrl-Alt-Arrow Key?
    And then run a virus scan...



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    Re: Computer Image Rotates

    Quote Originally Posted by cymonat View Post
    Try Ctrl-Alt-Arrow Key?
    make sure it's ctrl-alt- UP arrow key


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    Re: Computer Image Rotates

    Quote Originally Posted by HiltonMagic View Post
    make sure it's ctrl-alt- UP arrow key
    Had a similar Dell. This should do it.



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    Re: Computer Image Rotates

    Quote Originally Posted by BenEClone View Post
    Is there something a philosphy major can do to fix this.
    I suggest that you spend some time pondering the greater meaning of it all.



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    Re: Computer Image Rotates

    Quote Originally Posted by cymonat View Post
    Try Ctrl-Alt-Arrow Key?
    Thanks folks, this took care of it. We had our grandsons visiting - I suspect this was their handiwork.


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    Re: Computer Image Rotates

    Quote Originally Posted by BenEClone View Post
    We have a Dell laptop running XP. The whole screen is rotated 90 degrees. Is there something a philosphy major can do to fix this. Tried to shut off and reboot - no effect. The Dell logo has the correct orientation, but, when Windows opens it is rotated.


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