Question about Dell INSPIRON 6000 CENTRINO 1.7GHZ,512mb,40GB,DVDRW,XP (086216118098) PC Notebook

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Half a Screen

for the past 3 days i have had an issue with my Dell Inspiron 6000 lcd. The Bottom half of my screen seems to have gone.

Before it would just flicker and become static but a simple push/tap or movement of the lcd would bring it back to normal again but now the bottom third is just gone!.

Any ideas on what this could be and what i have to do to fix this problem?

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  • Kazzam Jan 20, 2008

    Thanks for the reply
    i checked with the external monitor and everything was fine no problems at all i had a full screen again.

    As for re seating of the video card- i dont know how to do that :( i have never opened up the laptop before however it has been dropped a few times so that may have jolted a cable

  • larry69 Feb 20, 2008

    half screen also



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I have the same problem with my laptop dell 6000.i check already the flex cable and it did not work,maybe the micro connection of the lcd at the back.the best solution is replace the lcd.

Posted on Mar 28, 2008



this problem is LCD problm ,press lcd bak top

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Check first by connecting it to an external monitor. If you see that it is the same problem in the external monitor then I think there is something wrong with your video card. See if you can re seat the video card.

This issues also come from the cable that connects the LCD with the motherboard. Have you opened the Laptop anytime and moved the cable?

Check these first. It sounds something loose or a something related to video card.

Posted on Jan 16, 2008

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