"jezuitsoljaz" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>I downloaded a display driver from Intel's website, when it finished
> installing, my monitor went blank. I don't know which device I had
> specifically, as my monitor doesn't display anything!
> I was able to boot in safe mode once, where the monitor worked fine.
> were two display drivers available(both with the same name), so I disabled
> one, and restarted. Since then, i have not been able to get into safe
> again - nor anything else.
> My question is: How do I get into safe mode, or system restore without
> anything but keyboard functions? At this point, I don't have any monitor
> I have a Gateway MX8711 Notebook with Windows Vista
Did you get an OS Recovery CD or DVD with your laptop? Sounds like it's time
to boot from it and restore your original configuration.
If you cannot get it to work in your present circumstances, I'd suggest
contacting Gateway support.