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Backlight/screenlight 4 laptop

Hi, the screen on my laptop is not illuminated but i can see if i look closely i can see the task bar and everything. i have taken the screen apart because i'm ok with electrical items usually but laptops are unfamiliar.i think i need the PCB below the screen but not sure. unless i inadvertantly turned the backlight off when i was in (F2 BIOS)anyway do you have any suggestions? AMILO FUGITSU-SIEMENS D6800. Thankyou for your time.

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    backlight not on checked connection ok no loose wires works external moniter

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The printed circuit board in the lower part of the screen is probably the LCD inverter board. If you can see the image on the screen and you?re sure its not just LCD persistence (similar to the old CRT burn in except it can be fixed) then are probably correct that it is likely the cause of your problem. The only way to tell for sure that?s the problem and not the less likely florescent tube failure is to replace it and see what happens.

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