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Faulty Laptop screen

Fujitsu-Siemens laptop LCD screen very dim(dark). No backlit.

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Sounds like the AC/DC iverter is shot. I purchase parts from this site:


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You will need to get the screen backlight repaired. This is a job for a qualified service technician, and there is nothing else you can do except take it for a service, unfortunately.

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