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Screen flickering for couple of weeks.

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The screen is failing.

Posted on Nov 03, 2018

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yes i have had this problem before
the propper signal isnt getting to the screen from the mother board
has anything been spilt on the screen or the computer its self
i would suggest taking it to a tech they should be able to fix your problems

Posted on Jul 19, 2008

rockitman187
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Startup while tapping the F8 key,this should open the startup options screen,Select start up in VGA mode,If that works,then you need to update the video drivers

Posted on Jan 07, 2009

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Loose electrical connection or its loosing its grip to hold your screen. If you can do it on warranty then try. Or have it check by a technician.

Posted on Apr 07, 2009

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SOURCE: Friend's Laptop Screen has become too dark to work with

You could have a defective screen - a defective inverter or a CCFL lamp.
To determine if you have a LCD screen or video card problem, read this and follow the instructions.

Defective CCFL backlight, it may have the following symptom:

  • Screen flashs on red/pink and off.
  • Picture stays on in red and slowly be come normal.
  • Picture flickering with dim display.
  • Picture flickering on and off.
All these symptoms indicate that the LCD backlight lamp (CCFL Lamp) has reached the end of the life and all you need to do is replacing the CCFL lamp

Connect an external monitor to your laptop and power it up, if you see the normal Windows images then the video card and laptop is OK and the problem is definitely the backlight.

Dim image and/or dark display on the laptop's LCD screen indicates a faulty LCD backlight and it could be the inverter that supplies high voltage to the CCFL lamp or it is the CCLF lamp is nearly burnt out or burnt out, most likely this is the case.
The inverter can be replaced easily but the CCLF lamp is more time consuming and requires soldering skills.
Check out www.lcdparts.net for parts, repair service and DIY info.

Posted on Apr 24, 2009

ruben_barrer
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SOURCE: Toshiba Satellite laptop w/ blank, black screen & blinking cursor

the hard drive is not checking in correctly. go into your f2 function which is your bios. see if in there during the boot options if you have a hard drive showing up. if you do, you would need to check if the hard drive has failed or the o.s. is corrupt.if you do not see a drive there, its failed, check to see if its seated correctly. if it is seated correctly the drive has failed and will need to be replaced.


if it shows up, and if you have your restore disk, load it and select repair. it will look for the hard drive and any windows installations. if it does not find any. then the drive is bad and will need to be replaced, in the event it does find the windows installation then continue to repair the machine software.

Let me know what happens when you try this

Good Luck!
Ruben

Posted on Jul 23, 2009

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