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R51 thinkpad display problem

R51 thinkpad spontaneously cropped display to the left 3/4 screen horizontally and a double image, as if 2 desktop screens one on top of another, with the bottom one showing 1" to the right. On external monitor, all is ok. computer works well. Any ideas? Thanks.

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  • grenon May 29, 2008

    Thanks, However, the screen at times comes ok, but mostly it is showing the above. The problem comes on even before windows logs in. Hence it is felt that this is a bois problem. I tried to reset bios o default but it helped only once and by next day, it was back. Any suggestions different? Thanks.

  • grenon May 31, 2008

    Yes, it works perfect with am external monitor.

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I think the LCD screen is not working properly. The only solution is to replace it.
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