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Toshiba psa70u Black screen

The screen is not completly black if I hold the laptop to direct light I can see the image, but barely. I tried going into safe mode but it still had the same resolution. I also tried to brighten the screen but it did nothing. Is this the video card or monitor?

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Hi there
There is a bad connection or the backlight/inverter underneath the screen has gone, the fact that you can see the ghost image tells me that the video card is fine. Take it to a PC repair shop and have it sorted out, it should be fairly inexpensive to repair.
In the meantime you can use an external monitor with laptop until you can get it in for repairs

Good luck and thanks for using Fixya

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Try to boot in last good known configuration.issue might be with video card check it.

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