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Display of My Dell Vostro 1500 goes 99% Blank/Dark After 1-5 min.

It goes almost blank a few minutes after system start. I can restore image by folding the led (not completely) and opening it back for a minute or two, but then again.

Is anyone familiar with this problem? Can I do anything myself to fix it?

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  • viged Jul 22, 2009

    Hassan,
    It seems to be Hardware issue. I ran simple test, I went into BIOS and left it on, it went almost black in about a minute. What ever I do it goes black (almost black) after a few min. while the system's working fine. I can get screen light back for a 20-40 seconds by folding the led, not completely though, and opening it back.
    Thank you

    John

  • viged Jul 27, 2009

    Hello Hassan,
    Thanx to you I've fixed my computer. Very excited about doing that myself. I also had found a very helpful website that provides step by step instructions for changing an inventor for my laptop model. By the way I didn't do inventor test, it cost me only 18 bucks including delivery to get the new invertor.
    http://www.insidemylaptop.com/replace-da...

    Thanks again I appriciate it

    John

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Hi,

Try to repair your windows by using windows original CD. For best assistance you can watch this clip;


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KNOQ0sCYY8s


Please report back to the thread with results of your work.

Regards;
Hassan

Posted on Jul 22, 2009

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    Hassan Raza Jul 23, 2009

    Hi,



    I'm sorry I just understood your question ritenow, Yes, there is something wrong with Display, it might be because of Keyboard function problem or VGA chip or LCD Inverter or LCD power problem. But I think something wrong with LCD lamp inverter! First you check display output on external monitor, If you get perfect result then I think something wrong with Inverter.

    If you can test your Inverter, go to http://www.fonerbooks.com/test.htm

    If no then try to contact laptop repairing engineer and share these technical terms.



    Wish you Best of Luck!





    Regards;

    Hassan

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