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COMPAQ EVO n600c DIsplay back light out

My daughter dropped her laptop and when she booted up the screen was dark. You can barely see the images. I hooked it up to an external monitor and all the functions are normal with the exception of the LCD's back light. Any help would be appreciated.

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  • DocMud Jan 16, 2008

    I am positive the back light bulb broke. We have another old EVO n600 with the same screen. I will remove the broken one and repalce it with the working one. That laptop has a MB problem.

    The screen bezel seems very determined to stay in place. I have removed all of the screws I can find but it still wants to stick

  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2014

    I dropped my ASUS Q200E. The screen does not display images. When I hook to an external monitor the image is displayed on the monitor. I can even get a touch screen response showing on the monitor when I touch the notebook screen. How can I get my image back on the notebook screen display?



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Your liquid display has been probably damaged because of dropping it down, laptop LCD screen is one of the most delicate part of a laptop, it needs a tender loving care from the user when we just only cleaning it surface with a provided cleaning solution for it.

You said that it was dropped its much probably that your laptop LCD screen broke. I had the same experience like you when my sister pulled the strap of my bag were my laptop was there i place on top of my cabinet so that she cannot used it when I'm away. But she sees and because she wanted to play games she pulled the bag down and my laptop bangs on the floor.. And it was broke.

For you u can still bring it to the service center to replace your LCD or for some availabity of stocks you can order it directly from the Main service center probably US.

When i hear that story from you the memories of like what also happen to me came back.. tsk..tsk... So when it happens I learn and give me a lesson that my laptop is much safer when i putting it and do my work with my laptiop on the floor. And hide and keep it under the bed with pillows on guard.


Posted on Jan 16, 2008

  • micromaster
    micromaster Jan 16, 2008

    There must be a spring attached to the panel mount it possibly attached to clip on lock type, carefully find somewhere that clip which make the screen still fits to the housing.

    By the way whats the problem of the another laptop that you have an MB problem??



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