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Gateway Notebook MX6027 - Dim Screen

Help. :) I have a customers Gateway MX6027 with a dim screen. A external LCD works fine. Do I have a driver problem? Or cable problem? Any help would be great. This job is costing me money. Thanks. Mike

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Sorry to say the monitor is poked try to use a external monitor because theyre not cheap to replace. These guys are good and most likely tell you the same!!!

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