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Screen display The screen on mine dims and sometimes is normal bright. Moving it around sometimes I can find a position that will give me a normal screen. Any suggestions?

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Re: screen display

If the power saving settings on the screen brightness is ok, then the backlight on the screen maybe on it's way out.

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One of 2 things happened....
1) You Blew the Power Inverter... The Power inverter is a thin rectangular circuit board that plugs into the display panel cable and also powers the LCD Bulb.. If This Part Fails - You Lose Light to the Display even though the display will still be on and viewable against a bright light....

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Both Of These Are Repairable....

The Power Inverter Can Be Purchased Off of Ebay, For Around $15 to $30

The LCD Bulb Itself is also Replaceable.. Though It is a Job Only to Be Performed By An Experienced Laptop Tech... Bulbs as well can be bought off of ebay for a few bucks..

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