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The screen is too dark

My laptop became wet in a rainstorm when the roof in my office leaked. I have been able to get the laptop to boot now and still have some slight problems like the number eight does not function. But the major problem is the screen is very dark and what is displayed is barley visible. I was able to hook up another monitor and can see what is displayed on the 2nd monitor. I have tried changing the brightness but it has no effect and the screen remains almost black with the information on the screen barely visible. The laptop became wet 3 days ago. It was not completed soaked but very damp with some areas wetter due to dripping. Help!

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