Solved! Broken lcd laptop - Need to perform system restore to sell

king98027

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I have a Sony Vaio VGN-Z540. LCD is broken. Trying to do a system restore so I can sell it. I have an external monitor, but it won't register until in Windows. Any idea of how to accomplish this?

Fn+F8 does not work. Nor does keeping laptop closed and powering on (cannot power on like this).
 

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