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There is an contact problem on the Mainboard of my Extensa 2900

When I press with my finger a little bit on the grafic card everything works. Otherwise the notebook doesen´t start. I have read that several other owners of this notebook have the same problem. Maybe the Motherboard can be repaired?
If anybody could help me I would be very happy!

Chris

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    Angry Milton May 11, 2010

    Is the vid card a built in chip or is it in a slot? What is the model/make of the card, motherboard, and laptop? If its in a slot you may just need to snug it up. Also make sure that the backing on the under part of the card is not keeping it from making proper contact.


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Hi,
Please check for any dry or bad solder on your Laptops MB.

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