Question about HP Pavilion dv8000t Notebook
Hello! I've been using my Compaq Presario (M2223AP) Laptop for 2 years now, then all of a sudden I saw 2 vertical lines on the screen. 1 line is a clear red line (but not so thick & dark) located about 1/3 from the left of the screen while the other is a very faint (thin, almost transparent) line located about 1/5 from the right of the screen. I think it might be a monitor problem. I'm not very good in fixing computers so I have not done anything about it yet. I'd appreciate your help very much. Thanks! I have 5 mulitcolored lines about 2.5 inches from the right of my screen.
If the vertical lines are so white in color then can't repair. If yellow r red color then screen strip problem. That's not related with graphic card or VGA ..... Strip's attached with screen.
Posted on Jan 10, 2015
Have you tried hooking it up to an external monitor?
This would ensure that it's the screen and not the video card..
If you do that and you receive a good picture then it could be something as simple as a loose video cable. Or it could also mean something like a bad video card or the expensive one, a bad screen.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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