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A 105 screen going black.

My laptop has been put away for about 6 months and before putting it away it was fine now the once you turn it on after a few minutes the screen will go black, but all the power lights stay on and the fan is sitll running like nothing is wrong. i checked all hybernation mode and power saver mode options i could find and it is still doing the same problem. any sugestions would be great.

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  • Harper_V Apr 14, 2008

    My computer turns on fine with no problems after a few minutes or so the screen goes black but the computer stays on and the fan is still on. Can you help me and where is the ram located?

  • Anonymous Apr 14, 2008

    computer boots up well .The desktop picture is the only thing on the sceen.What happen to the icons and the start bar?

  • emajean Apr 14, 2008

    Starts up to desktop picture.No icons and no start bar.


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1. Try to remove the ram and using a pencil eraser, clean the contacts and plug it in and see what happens

if it doesnt work.

2. Remove the AC and the battery, then hold the powerbutton for 5 seconds. and plug the AC adapter and see if it powers up properly.

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