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Samsung 204b my screen flickers and is dim on wakeup

My screen flickers and is dim apon using my computer when I first wake it up.It will get to normal after 1 minute or so. seems to be taking longer as time goes on

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Hello,

Your backlight power supply is about to die. Check out our web page at: www.ccl-la.com/badcaps.htm We have a full repair guide and parts list to do the repair.

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Posted on Nov 04, 2009

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