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Installing windows on laptop with broken screen? pls help

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    Installing windows on laptop with broken screen? pls help


    I have tryed using external monitor. But monitor wont load till after laptop is fully booted up .

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    Austin TX metro area
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    Windows 7 Pro 64bit [MS blue-disk set]


    Exactly how is the laptop connected to the external monitor?
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Installing windows on laptop with broken screen? pls help
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