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MD96015 Monitor problem

When i go to turn it on the monitor dosnt work the screan will sometimes flicker on and off but it'll eventually turn black idk what i should do or what i can do

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  • carleyrenzo Dec 10, 2008

    thanks ron, you can see it faintly see it imean if flickers and then theres like a thin white line streak you cna tell that its on because its not totally black, but amlost its just a dim black. What would i do could i buy a new light? i really dont feel like buying a new computer bc im broke lol... but i did have problems with it before it would over heat and worp the screen, which dosnt seem to be the problem right now. Thanks for you help

    Car

  • carleyrenzo Dec 10, 2008

    also, its like completely random; with this i mean i keep turning it on and off, and right now its working idk how long it will ill keep you posted thanks for your help

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Sounds like you may have a bad LCD backlight or inverter. When the screen is dark, take it into a dark area and see if you can see the screen dimly showing. Or, shine a flash light on the screen and see if you can make out anything showing up.
Try this and let me know what you find.
Ron

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  • Ron Roske Dec 10, 2008

    What i meant by being dim is that if you take it into a dark room, you can see what you would expect to be on the screen at that time, inly it's real dim. Is that what you are seeing?
    Ron


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