Question about HP Pavilion ZV5000 ZX5000 Compaq R3000t R3200 series 15.4-inch TFT WXGA LCD Display-350217-001 (350217001) CD-ROM Drive
It is my third happy year with my laptop, however a strange illness has befallen its screen. Unlike the usual screen deaths, the screen gives out a pseudo-inverted color scheme. Red turns to black and white gives way to a wired shade of green. Occasionally pressure on the "D","F" and"V" buttons on the built in keyboard will fix the problem, yet sadly relief is only temporary.
My suspicion is on a loose contact or connector within the Laptop, not the screen. Can anyone provide a second opinion, or perhaps even a solution?
If all else fails, I will open the laptop up and pray for the best; HP is known for making sure that people stay out of their systems.
Does rebooting fix the issue? if so it could be a driver issue.
However I believe its probably a loose ribbon cable. It happens from time to time, the cable eventually loosens up. If your mechanically inclined you can open up the laptop and secure the cable. However if you have never opened up a laptop, theres a good chance you will break a piece of plastic as they are fragile and force must be used in the correct places.
Posted on Mar 16, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jan 21, 2011 | HP Pavilion ZV5000, ZV6000, ZX5000 Series...
May 17, 2010 | HP Pavilion zd7000 zx5000 zv5000 presario...
Apr 22, 2010 | HP Pavilion zd7000 zx5000 zv5000 presario...
Apr 21, 2010 | HP Pavilion ZV5000, ZV6000, ZX5000 Series...
Jul 22, 2009 | HP Pavilion zd7000 zx5000 zv5000 presario...
Mar 28, 2009 | HP Pavilion zd7000 zx5000 zv5000 presario...
Nov 21, 2007 | HP Pavilion ZV5000, ZV6000, ZX5000 Series...
110 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: