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Screen does not light up

I have an old IBM NetVista. When I switched it on today the screen has remained black although I hear Windows start and I hear the fan running etc. Do those screens burn out? The screen and CPU are all one piece.

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  • Anonymous Apr 26, 2008

    IBM netvista 21U start's up but screen stays black although everything is running ok .it does not show all the words and digits when windows is booting ,please help

  • salisbury1 May 17, 2008

    yes,i have the same problem.I would like to try both solutions.You need to be able to see whats on the screen,so you know what your doing.



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Don't listen to this turkey. IBM has a security feature on their computers which you'll need to disable. Reset the BIOS and when you first start up the computer, press the F1 key to access the BIOS and disable the security chip.

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Hey u r in deep trouble u have messed up the o.s now u have to reload the o.s from a recovery c.d....

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