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Screen goes blank suddenly, gray, not black When I walk away and return it is often gray, have to reboot. Has done it while in sleep mode, while playing a game, while changing screens, not a real particular pattern. The 'can' light seems to be blinking off and on more and flickering more. Does not seem normal. Have run complete virus scans, regcure, and more. Been happening almost daily for about 2 weeks. At a loss for reason.

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

SOURCE: screen flickers and then turns gray

Access BIOS and test if the flickering continues.
If not, it is a Software problem, do a full system recovery
If yes, it is a hardware issue, better contact Toshiba tech support to have your LCD repaired if you are still in warranty.

If your not in warranty, you need to check out the LCD harness that might have been loosely connected.

Hope this helps...

Posted on Jul 25, 2008

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SOURCE: My Toshiba Satellite L305-S5877 will sometimes go

Hi,
Go to "POWER OPTIONS" in the control panel.
You will see 4 options under "Power Schemes"
1. Turn Off Monitor.
2. Turn Off Hard Disks
3. System Stand By
4. Hibernate

Make sure that you select the option "Never", for all of them.... Hope that should work

Posted on Oct 02, 2009

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