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My screen goes to white after booting up

I turn on my comnputer and after it does the whole login process, icons are visible, i'm getting ready to search for my wireless internet and it hesitates and then goes to a white screen. i facing the same problem. after i update my windows, my screen turn white when i login. try to login safe mode also fail.

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  • e_jhyong May 29, 2009

    i already try that before. it doen't work.

  • e_jhyong May 29, 2009

    re: uncleandy82 on May 28, 2009



    yup. just after my windows update. at first i still can login safe mode. after a while, my safe mode also turn white screen.

  • Andy May 11, 2010

    Hi, you say the problem started after you did a windows update? Have you tried starting up with the last known good configuration?

  • Ben Wabnick
    Ben Wabnick May 11, 2010

    Did the whole problem start happening after you ran a window update?

    Does it happen at all during the time the laptop boots up?




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You might need to restore your system. To do this go to Windows, click accessories, click system tools then click system restore. Restore back your machine the date before you updated your windows.

Posted on May 28, 2009

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    iya velasco May 29, 2009

    try to use external monitor and if on the external monitor is ok, update your video driver. if not display on both, suspected faulty monitor. you might need to change it.


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