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On my toshiba laptop A215-S4767 the screen just goes black. I have to pull battery and reboot. Some article I read said something about bios but with no further details.

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Yes... a common problem with Toshiba...


you DO need to go to the Toshiba website... look for the support and drivers section.....

Match up your make/model from their choices.... and Download/ Install the WinPhlash BIOS Update It will Stop The Random Black Screens and Blank Freezes...

Posted on Nov 20, 2008

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remove battery.....wait for 3 minutes....put it back and turn on...the bios wii get reset.....

if it still didnt got reset, then you need to remove cmos battery in the board by removing the back cover....

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2. Check the AC adapter LED indicator if its lighted or not(double check by a multitester)
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if not - replace
3. Try to reinstall WINDOWS operating system by the use of the installer CD
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Sometimes my laptop does this as well. It seems to happen more and more when it is warm. You might try putting something underneath it and ensure it is getting enough air flow. Once I started doing this, mine has been doing it less and less. Hope this helps.
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maybe there's a msg display before turn it off...

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Toshiba A215-S4767 will not start up correctly.


First off, Windows just didn't like the way the computer shut off, I would just restart normally and see what happens. Next when it boots up and you get into windows, Go to the control panel > Power Options > go to the hibernation tab and make sure hibernation is unchecked. Next go the setting that reads "shutting the lid". You want to open this setting with a drop down list and pick "Do Nothing", this will keep the laptop from entering standby mode just for shutting the lid. Laptops do not like hibernation or standby modes....windows hates it and will give you all kinds of problems if you continue to use it.

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Satalite a215-s4767 display is dead all other lites ok


You may have a defective CCFL backlight, it may have the following symptom: Screen flashs on red/pink and off. Picture stays on in red and slowly be come normal. Picture flickering with dim display or appear black. Picture flickering on and off. All these symptoms indicate that the LCD backlight lamp (CCFL Lamp) has reached the end of the life and all you need to do is replacing the CCFL lamp.
Connect an external monitor to your laptop and power the monitor up first then the laptop, if you see the normal Windows images then the video card and laptop is OK and the problem is definitely the backlight. Dim image and/or dark display on the laptop's LCD screen indicates a faulty LCD backlight and it could be the inverter that supplies high voltage to the CCFL lamp or it is the CCLF lamp is nearly burnt out or burnt out, most likely this is the case.
The inverter can be replaced easily but the CCLF lamp is more time consuming and requires soldering skills.
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no i'm affraid that the bios is locked and you cannot reset, you need the password to access the laptop.
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