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Screen wont come on

My screen wont come on the computer is turning on the lights and i can hear it starting up but the screen wont come on i was wondering if maybe there was alock button or something

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No "lock" button but there is a function button to switch the primary monitor from the built in one to an external one. on the lower left han side of the keyboard there is a key labled "function" hold that down and look along the top row of buttons (f keys) one of them has a green or blue picture of two monitors, with the power turned on try holding the function bution and the f key and see if it comes back on. also there is a brightness key as well make sure it is all the way up.

Not to discourage you but I just sent back 4 of these same models to acer for warranty for the exact same problem. All four of them however did work with an external monitor.

Posted on Dec 29, 2008

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