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Hello everyone, I have a Compaq 615 laptop and since this mourning I have this problem: when I start the laptop - my computer starts, but on the screen nothing's happening! I know this because my Skype program starts when my computer starts, and I hear the sound of skype logging in, but still - there's nothing on the screen. What can I do to solve this problem? Please write some advices ASAP. Thanks in advance

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Ok try pluging an external screen into it and see if it will show anything you may need to hit function(fn) f5 a few time to get a setting for two monitors if this works i think your laptop screen or controller is malfunctioning and you should take it to your loacl specialist computer repair store and get their tech's to look at it or you could just keep using the external screen for a bit.

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Probably you have set the screen resolution too high. I'll give instructions to fix it assuming you have Windows XP.
Switch on the computer and let the Compaq logo appear.
Before you see the Windows logo, press F8 button several times. You will get the boot menu.
Do you have an option 'Enable VGA mode'? If so select it with arrow keys. Or else select 'Safe Mode'.
Press enter. If my guess is right, the computer will boot normally, **** with larger graphics on screen.
Set the screen resolution to 1024 x 768. (I guess you know how to do it).
Apply the settings and restart the computer.
Hope this will solve your problem. Good luck!

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It appears your laptop is booting up but the screen is black. the problem most likely a back light problem. this could be caused by a faulty inverter or a faulty CCFL lamp. Please click on this link and follow my instruction to determine the fault and fix :-
http://www.fixya.com/support/r3598095-faulty_laptop_lcd_screen

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