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Laptop screen is very dark

The screen on my IBM (made before Lenovo) X41 laptop is really dark when I start it up, and you can see a very faint image of the desktop on the screen. There isn't anything wrong with the backlight, because if I wait about 10-12 minutes after startup, the backlight will come on. My computer's hard drive recently had to be wiped completely because of a virus that I could not get rid of by any other means.
Is there a driver that I could install to fix this, or does something else need to be repaired?

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According to the Gateway Support website, you can get all the drivers for your Gateway 450ROG here...
http://support.gateway.com/support/drivers/search.asp?st=pn&param=3501353

Download Graphics driver under the "Video Downloads" heading.
Good Luck


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You can go here and update your video and all other drivers
http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/MIGR-67100.html

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