Acer entered the world of laptop computers in 1997 when it purchased Texas Instruments' mobile PC division.

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How do I connect to an external display?

how to connect my Acer Laptop 5251-1513 to an external display?

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Larry, you should have a VGA external port on the left side of your laptop. That is where you plug your external monitor in. <Fn> + <F5> will toggle your display from your LCD to the external monitor and to both. Check your computer for something that looks like #3 in the image :-) Hope this helps, good luck.

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If the LCD and an external monitor does not work (make sure it is properly connected!!!!) you have a GPU circuitry failure.

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