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IBM THINKPAD WHEN I TURN ON THE MONITOR THE THINKPAD LOGO APPEARS AND THEN POWER SAVING MODE APPEARS AND THEN THE SCREEN GOES BLACK. IF I MOVE THE MOVE OR PRESS A KEY ON THE KEYBOARD NOTHING HAPPENS. PLEASE HELP!

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Hi...there,

It's seems your Thinkpad need a new inverter, due to a backlight inverter burnt out. Get a new one or repaired it. Good lucks!

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