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NT HELP.. wrong refresh rate! IM BLIND! [geek]

Discussion in 'TRIBE Main Forum' started by KiFe, Aug 25, 2003.

  1. KiFe

    KiFe TRIBE Member

    so let's say... figuratively speaking... someone were to change the windows settings monitor refresh rate to something beyond the range of the monitor's physical abilities...

    .. and let's just say that these settings stuck without the usual 15 second test period so that now nothing can be seen but a blank screen.

    anyone know how to boot up in safe mode? (windows NT) or to change the refresh rate in winNT back to a default 65 using only keyboard strokes?
  2. R4V4G3D_SKU11S

    R4V4G3D_SKU11S TRIBE Member

  3. Bass-Invader

    Bass-Invader TRIBE Member

    tap F8 as youir machine reboots
  4. KiFe

    KiFe TRIBE Member

    windows nt also?

  5. zoo

    zoo TRIBE Member

    tap that bitch before the next brother hits it
  6. The Watcher

    The Watcher TRIBE Member

    Right Click on desktop (Hope that you dont hit an icon) and press "R"

    Tab 6 times

    Right Arrow 4 times

    Tab then up arrow 3 times (color Depth)

    Tab then left arrow 3 times (Monitor Res)

    Tab Tab Up arrow twice (Refresh Rate

    Enter then left arrow then enter.

    I've done it so many times, I figured it out once, and see it in my head
  7. Balzz

    Balzz TRIBE Member

    You get an option to boot to VGA mode when you startup.
  8. KiFe

    KiFe TRIBE Member

    ahh.. that's what i was looking for... thanks buddy. :)

    (helping a friend remotely.)
  9. lucky1

    lucky1 TRIBE Member

    "Someone" accidently did this to my computer at work. Let's just say I called the techy and he fixed it.;)
  10. KiFe

    KiFe TRIBE Member

    HAHA that's like technopoetry!

  11. Phat Buddha

    Phat Buddha TRIBE Member

    wait a sec..... isn't that the code to get 100 extra lives in super mario?? :D
  12. Ditto Much

    Ditto Much TRIBE Member

    Would you believe I had actually written this out once myself!!!

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