Question about Sony VAIO VGN-UX280P Notebook

1 Answer

UX280p White Screen

Same Problem and nothing so far. If this many people have this problem it must be a serious issue on this machine. Sony products !!!!!! , I have to stop buying them.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 101 Answers

I do agree this is problem
but on doing repairs long ago
i have had simular problem
there is a fine cable that connects
screen to base of your pc /ext laptop
there is posible break in wire
sorry cant help more

Posted on Aug 30, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Why is My screen white when I power it up and won't change?


There's nothing switching the display. the back of the screen is usually a bank of white LEDs behind a diffuser or a white florescent flat tube. That is what you are seeing. In front of this is a layer with each pixel point represented by a blue red and green LCD cell.
When current is applied the structure of the LCD becomes amorphous and the light shining from behind lights up the pixel through a polarising screen.
If you can see the white backlight then some thing may have gone drastically wrong with the display. that's unusual because normally the display is all 'off' when the display is at rest (no current). So either your display/ video output is in serious trouble or it's another issue that I can't answer because there's not enough info.

You may need to take it to a repair technician to assess the situation in person.

Mar 17, 2015 | Sony VAIO Computers & Internet

1 Answer

I have a sony vaio vgn ux280p that i bought at a sale and i cant get it to restore to factory specs ive tried alt+f 10, f 11,f 8 and nothing works,what can i do?


Try letting it boot, and look for restore from your start menu. Some makers put it there, others, when you try to access the D:\ drive, it invokes program to ask the user questions on restore....

Do be aware that you need Windows and all other programs' access codes, after a reload. Another option is to create a new user, give that user admininstrator rights, and delete any unneeded users. Also on the boot up, watch the screen carefully, each system tells you how to access the bios, did you try delete? All of the keys you mentioned, try without alt, not sure that works at that boot stage.

Oct 17, 2010 | Sony VAIO VGN-UX280P Notebook

1 Answer

Hi, I have a VGN UX280P and tried to install windows xp from scratch and does not boot from the CD or from USB I've configured the bios and nothing


You will have to go into the bios and change the device boot order if you haven't done this already. Google ( how to change boot order )
if you don't know how and you will find many tutorials.

Good luck and please rate if this was helpful.

Sep 30, 2010 | Sony VAIO VGN-UX280P Notebook

1 Answer

How can i master reset my sony vaio vgn ux280p


you can access the Vaio recovery center to format the harddrive and bring the computer back to the factory settings
  1. restart the computer
  2. when you see the Vaio logo on the screen press and hold the function key + f10 (fn+F10) to load the vaio recovery center
  3. in the editboot option screen, press enter
  4. it will load the Vaio Recovery Center
  5. click restore c: drive from vaio recovery center
  6. follow on-screen instruction. process may take 45mins to 1hour to complete with random restarts.
goodluck

Mar 02, 2010 | Sony VAIO VGN-UX280P Notebook

1 Answer

White screeen


check the video chip by plugging in an external monitor then powering on - if you have nothing, it most likely means that the chip is blown. IME with Vaio laptops, this is pretty terminal as they don't come with removable AGP video boards like the Dell Latitude business notebooks do..

Aug 19, 2009 | Sony VAIO VGN-UX280P Notebook

1 Answer

Sony UX280p Screen Problem


Usually a bad screen or video inverter.Sometimes the video card is bad even with a white screen instead of a black one.

Jul 22, 2008 | Sony VAIO VGN-UX280P Notebook

1 Answer

White Screen Of Death


Most likely the problem is the screen or other hardware errors.
If it is the screen, then you should be able to see the Hard drive activity LED flashing as things load.

Jul 15, 2008 | Sony VAIO VGN-UX280P Notebook

1 Answer

White Screen Of Death


>  The display of a sudden gave up....I recall that there is some kind of short cut to enable an external monitor.
Dunno about a shortcut but often the VGA port has to be enabled in the BIOS which you may not be able to see right now but the control of the display is primitive under Win starts doing it's *magic* so text may still be visible.  I'd try entering the BIOS menu and snoop around.

Jul 14, 2008 | Sony VAIO VGN-UX280P Notebook

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sony VAIO VGN-UX280P Notebook Logo

Related Topics:

268 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Computers & Internet Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18387 Answers

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

Martin Murray

Level 3 Expert

1623 Answers

Are you a Sony Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...