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Display flashes DELL logo on power up and then goes black.

I was working on repairing the left hinge on my Inpiron 6000 laptop. After the repair was complete, but before I replaced the display bezel I cleaned the screen with a slightly damp cloth. When I powered up the machine the display flashed the DELL logo for a split second and then the display went black. The hard drive indicator was flashing so I assumed the machine was running. I cycled the power and tried it again and the results were the same.

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