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The problem with my Inspiron is The screen.

As soon as you press the power button the pc starts booting up. Lights and sounds make it certain that the computer is booting. However, The screens remands blank, completely devoid of any light or signs of life. It's very irritating, I have gone through the tech support. It proved fruitless. Please assist when ever possible.

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  • paulinehamme Jul 05, 2008

    exact same problem... side lights on the computer and sounds make it seem apparent that the computer is booting the screen remains dark... how do i attach an external monitor in order to do what you suggested

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Can you hook up an external monitor to it and see it just fine there? If so, then one of two possibilities: Either the LCD inverter is bad, or the screen itself is bad. Oh, it could be just a loose wire from the screen to the motherboard also.

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