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I have tried to connect an internal monitor on my laptop and when I did so the wire of the screen started to smell and smoke came out of it I quickly disconnected it and I saw there was some black mark on the metallic connections on the laptop monitor input Then I connected an external monitor and it works like a charm The wire of the monitor is black and toasted What chances do I stand that the monitor input on the motherboard is ok? I have not bought a new internal monitor yet

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    Iron Fist Mar 30, 2014

    It works like a charm guys! Only the old monitor has been toasted!

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    Could you please try to post a more serious solution if it is not too difficult for you?

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