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Laptop screen display tuned 90 degrees

By dclark ·
I left the room and my child must have hit some keys on my IBM Thinkpad T43. My screen view is now turned 90 degrees. How do I get it back to normal? Has anyone ever had this happen?

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Just turn it back ...

by OldER Mycroft In reply to Laptop screen display tun ...

Apparently the T43 has an ATI Mobility Radeon X300 graphics unit.

Either from your system tray, or from Control Panel, get access to the ATI Graphics Control Panel.

One of the options will be for 'Rotate Display' - just turn your display back through the 90' arc that it has moved through already.

Job done. :)

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I owe you huge....

by dclark In reply to Just turn it back ...

Thank you so much....that worked like a charm. I accessed the graphics through the control panel and was able to rotate it back. Thanks a million...I was lost!

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No bother ...

by OldER Mycroft In reply to I owe you huge....

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Try this

by Jacky Howe In reply to Laptop screen display tun ...

Ctrl+Alt and the right arrow key

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