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Random black screen

Screen goes black at random times, whether on battery power or not and the only solution to restore the screen is to remove the battery (making sure no power at all, otherwise, does not work). Have looked at various solutions, but am a novice at tech stuff, so mostly Greek to me.

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If your laptop is still under warranty I would highly consider having your manufacturor replace either the motherboard or monitor.

That's saying that it is indeed a random thing. Although you could also try disabling hibernation or system standby. Also try turning off power management in the bios if possible.

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