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Dark screen, no backlight

Trying and failing to uninstall a graphics program "coral" left me with a dark screen. I assume I need a recovery cd or at least the preinstalled driver to the graphics card, but I don't know which one to use. I have a hp omnibook vt6200 with windows xp
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I am sure that your BACKLIGHT is dead...Have someone or a tech take a look at it. The problem can be the backlight or the inverter itself... But most likely it's the backlight that goes out. You might be better of getting the LCD screen replace... Unless you find the backlight for that laptop model...

But first, play around with the BRIGHTNESS settings, make sure it's not on VERY LOW...

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Try connecting it to a PC monitor, there is a VGA connector on the back. You can then use System Restore to roll the system back to a point before it went 'wonky'. How ever if the backlight is dead System Restore will not fix it.

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