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Vertical thin linings on lcd monitor

Sir, i hav 3 vertical thin lines on my laptop lcd it was one before one month plz help me

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Re: vertical thin linings on lcd monitor

It is due to immense use of your laptop. So dont worry, off it for some time and on it again. It will not come. It is the same problem i m facing with my laptop. All the best.

Posted on Oct 05, 2007

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Thin pink line is appearing on my brand new dell 15 R inspiron ..Can you please tell me the reason behind thi s.. i bought it from US and moment i openend it , it is showing thin pink line..

Hi, i can help you. plz connect your laptop to an external monitor. if you can see your monitor without problem in that monitor, it should be the problem with the LCD. i think your laptop have an international warranty, plz contact your laptop brand local support team...

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Jul 08, 2011 | Dell Inspiron 9300 Notebook

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Reseat the video cable connection under the keyboard, and see if the lines go away. If not, connect an external monitor, see if the lines show there. If the lines do not appear on the external monitor, then replace the LCD. If they do appear on the external monitor, replace the motherboard

Dec 21, 2008 | Dell Inspiron 6400 Notebook

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Vertical lines in my laptop screen

Try connecting an external monitor to the Dell Inspiron 9300 and see if the vertical line is also present on the monitor. If the monitor display is fine, then your laptop’s LCD display panel is defective. If the monitor also displays the vertical line, then your problem is with either the video card or motherboard located inside your laptop.
Not sure if the Compaq Presario has an external monitor plug, but if it does the above procedure can be applied to that one as well.

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Oct 19, 2008 | Dell Inspiron 9300 Notebook

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Vertical lines in my laptop screen

I know not everyone has this ability, but if you can, go to a friend's house and hook up an external monitor to your laptop. You may need to use the function keys to switch from LCD to external, but if the lines go away on the external, you have a bad LCD. If the line shows up still on the external, then your problem is either:

a) video driver (free, easy fix)
b) bad inverter (video 'outputter') ...approximately $10-50/varies + labor costs to replace
c) bad video card/motherboard ...usually between $200-$400 + labor to replace

Hope this helps - please be sure to rate my answer :)

Sep 29, 2008 | PC Laptops

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Vertical lines in my laptop screen

I had the same problem - sent it in to Acer and they replaced the LCD for 500 bucks!

Aug 18, 2008 | Acer Aspire 9500 Notebook

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Vertical lines in my laptop screen

This could be a failure in several areas along the path from the video card to the monitor.

Being that there is not an issue across the entire monitor the video card should be considered a last resort check.

Usually this is caused by a loose connection between the LCD driver and the LCD panel itself. Sometimes light pressure applied near the affected line will clear it up. If that does then it is a connection between the LCD panel and the connector to the LCD driver at the panel's edge.

Not much can be done unless you have it repaired by a professional or you can take it apart yourself and apply a pad of some type inside the monitor's edge to apply the needed pressure once assembled.

Aug 11, 2008 | HP Pavilion dv8000t Notebook

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Vertical lines in my laptop screen

There can be 3 possible reasons for this
1)Screen connector cable is loose. You can try to re-seat it and see if works.
2)display card problem. Connect your laptop to an external monitor and see if the problem persists. If it does not then
3)You will need to get a replacement LCD screen.
Hope this helps!

May 04, 2008 | Dell Inspiron 6400 Notebook

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Vertical lines in my laptop screen

Many times over years of use the thin canle that connects motherboard to monitor becomes loose very slightly but enough to create these type effects on screen.First easy test would simply be hooking up another monitor to rule out video card.Next would be looking up how to disassemble the plastic trim to expose the lcd cable then carefully disconnecting it then reseating it.If problem still exists wiggle the lcd cable see if it affects lines on lcd display if so then you probably need new cable if not then most likely an lcd screen.
Screens can usually be replaced in about 45 minutes by avg.person.

Feb 13, 2008 | Dell Inspiron 9400 Notebook

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Vertical thin linings on lcd monitor

pull out your memory sticks and reboot with one of the two. if you nonly have one barrow one from some one else

Dec 30, 2007 | HP Pavilion dv4000 Notebook

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Vertical lines in my laptop screen

The LCD would start to fail eventually, there is a fix you can try which has worked for some, but it solely depends if you want to try it out, it might revive your LCD...

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