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Laptop Screen No Showing any Light But Computer Boots and passes

Used the laptop 12/5/2010 about 3:30pm (browsing the Internet).

Shut off for about two hours.

Return and booted.

I discovered that the lighting for the screen isn’t what should be.

Although the screen was dark I used my pass word and my account opened up on the screen but no lighting to reflect it.

I use a very bright light and was able to see my programs etc on through the dark screen but no lighting.

I used fn > but nothing happens.

I used the external monitor and I saw all my programs clearly.

I need a solution to this problem please.

Nothing will works.

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Replace the backlight inverter of your screen.
There is no way you can do it yourself if you don't have the knowledge and the right tools for opening the backcover of your laptop..It is way too risky to do that not to mention the availability of parts (with same value) that you will be replacing.

My suggestion is to let your laptop handle by a certified technician..if there is still warranty good for you..

Posted on May 28, 2010

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  • Chappo07 Sep 21, 2010

    Try a different power supply. This worked on my 7720G

    Chappo

  • Chappo07 Sep 21, 2010

    Try a different power supply. I had a similar problem with my Acer 7720G and found that the power supply was off a different model. Put the 7720G power supply on and problem disappeared.

    Chappo07

  • Chappo07 Sep 21, 2010

    Try a different power supply. My Acer 7720G had the same issue and I found I had the wrong charger. Put the right one on and the problem disappeared.

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