Question about HP Pavilion dv1000 Notebook
I have problems with hp pavillion 2120 screen. This machine as very few hours if use, yet it's screen has gone to balck. Every once in a while you could see the desktop in a shadowy kind of way. there also appears to be no sound, although it was muted when the problem occured. What do I do??
I have HCL9200lx model have similar problem can able to see screen but not completely barely able to see the screen nd booting is proper
Posted on Oct 07, 2008
Just got this problem , I plug out the battery , put on AC and start it , it did boot up well , I have to see now when this will happen again
Posted on Sep 25, 2008
This is so common that hp will fix it for free even after warrenty expires call 1-800-hpinvent they fixed my laptop in 3 days free shiping even
Posted on Apr 16, 2008
I have had this problem with my desk top HP monitor twice a few years ago and HP fixed it even though it was out of warranty. Now it is happening to my lap top, I now beleive that this is a problem HP with there units.
Posted on Jan 23, 2008
It may be that the brightness of your monitor is turned all the way down. In the lower left of your keyboard, there is a "FN" key between the windows logo key and the left ctrl key. Hold this fn key down and continually press F8 until the screen brightens up.
Hopefully this helps, keep us posted!
Posted on Dec 10, 2007
Hi folks I had a similar problem to the 3rd one in which the lights would come on but the screen stayed Black. I searched aroud some HP sites and found a suggestion on reseating the RAM. It worked and takes 5 minutes. Remove all power sources. Remove the cover on the back just below where the Battery goes it has 2 screws. Remove the cover. This exposes the Ram. Mine has 2 sticks one on top of the other slightly overlapped. Each is held in place by 2 small metal tabs pull gently on these an the Ram stick will pop up and you can easily remove it from it's slot. Remove all of it and then reverse the procedure and reinstall it. It takes 5 minutes and mine booted up right away.
Posted on Feb 28, 2008
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