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Display went dark

The display screen will flash on for a moment and go dark, when you first turn on the laptop. If you shine light onto the display you can see everything like web browsers etc. and I can use it that way, but its is very hard to see. What need to be replaced? everything else on the laptop is functioning correct, just the display light is not.

I opened up the display and there is a LCD blacklight converter and I was wondering if that is what i need to replace or is there an actual bulb.

Thank you very much!

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The backlighting is provided via the LCD inverter as you described.

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