Question about Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Hp pavilion dv5000 laptop screen distortion

My laptop screen appears to have a short somewhere. Occasionally the screen becomes scrambled, but swiveling the top at the hinge helps. Sometimes I have to put pressure at the hinge by holding the screen itself.
How can I resolve this?

Posted by on

  • 7 more comments 
  • gille333 Sep 14, 2008

    My screen does the same thing. The lower half becomes fuzzy and gradually worsens. It is relieved by finger-point pressure directly to the screen. Have you found out anything that helped?

  • Anonymous Sep 16, 2008

    mines exactly the same.. if anyone knows the issue please let us know.

  • Anonymous Sep 23, 2008

    mine does the same thing, any solutions? it is getting worse and harder to fix now....

  • eyenstein Nov 24, 2008

    Yep - same issue. Began a few weeks ago. I noticed that if the screen is leading towards me rather than away (once I get the screen back to normal), then it never happens. But once it moves back again, the lower portion becomes a frozen image. HP needs to recall this and fix it.

  • arn5000 Dec 08, 2008

    Same problem. I've temporarily fixed it by jamming a folded index card between the screen and the supporting frame. I have opened up the back, but did not notice any loose connections--so I'm not convinced it is a short, rather some faulty component.

  • Anonymous Dec 21, 2008

    Same here. Pressure on the screen temporarily "fixes" the problem, but it's frustrating to work or surf with a partial screen. On mine, it's the lower third that freezes/distorts. I'm tempted to order a replacement screen, but I have a feeling that might not fix the problem. Any other ideas?

  • allthatsound Feb 17, 2009

    Yeah, I have a similar problem where there will be lines that form horizontally across the screen, but if I move the screen leaning towards me, it temporarily goes away. I had it in to be fixed once, and it didn't work.

  • kaarliitys Mar 03, 2009

    Oh my god, and I thought I was the only one with this problem. My HP Pavilion dv5111eu has started having vertical white, scrambled lines across the display. It did help for a while, when I just folded the screen up and down a few times, but now the problem is persisting. I've also noticed that there's a crack in the plastic back cover of my screen, just where the left hinge is supposed to be, and when I press upon the crack, the lines seem to lose their intensity, but then come back on. Is this the result of a faulty part or sth - can I fix i (and is it even worth it)?

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2009

    I also have this problem but its been going on for 2 months now, and now I cant even use the screen. I ve attached a different monitor to the laptop but its a pain. I think i might try to get it repaired.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Same here. However mine is a toshiba satellite. Starts fine but after a minute or two its like watching tv in the 60s all sorts of white lines distort the screen. So i took the back off and removed all of the screws for the sceen around the top and bottom. Just the ones that mount it to the cover. By applying pressure to certain parts i managed to narrow it down and after about 10 attempts at ptting it all back together i did it with 2 screw missing in the top left hand corner and low and behold it seems to work fine. I am thinking that over time maybe some of the mouldings expand and maybe apply pressure onto the back of the screen and start to cause problems. I am not saying this is a cure for all but it certainly worked for me. Good Luck.

Posted on Mar 07, 2009

  • rgodinez1 Aug 31, 2010

    Viewable onscreen image on my HP DV5000 would vary from upper third, upper two-thirds, sometimes full screen, I opened lcd portion and checked all connections..all were okay. I checked screen to motherboard wiring harness and discovered insulation on various wires inside of harness completely missing..resulting in screen signals shorting out.

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

3 Answers

Change a laptop screen


Arnold Echevarria wants more answers to this question

what is the question?
the whole panel
or to rework panel guts.
say what you want to do exactly
but is all really silly,
the HP.COM books tell you all this,
ever look on your DV5000 page, seems no to me
or youd not be here.


what is a DV5000, seems you typed it wrong
then cant get help , hp shows.
ahhhhh ,, HP5-1000 right?

then at HP.com
you go to users guides and read.

http://support.hp.com/us-en/product/hp-pavilion-dv5-1000-entertainment-notebook-pc-series/3744188/manuals

then click service and maintenance guide, large book ,free?
173 pages long
page 77 covers that , extract screen assembly
clear as day

then proceeds to LCD guts out and back in.
all for free,

Jan 24, 2017 | HP Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Scrambled laptop screen


Scrambled is a subjective term that is useless in trouble shooting.
Sounds like a virus.

Mar 31, 2014 | HP Computers & Internet

1 Answer

HP Pavilion dv5000. Black screen. I can hear it load up & momentarily I can see even put in my password but the screen is faint then the black screen appears. Help me please


If your laptop appears to boot up and the hard disk LED flashes, then the problem is probably a back light fault. This can be a faulty inverter or a faulty CCFL lamp. Please click on this link and follow my instructions to identify the fault and possible fix :- http://www.fixya.com/support/r3598095-faulty_laptop_lcd_screen

Dec 22, 2012 | HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

1 Answer

Dell HP Pavilion screen scrambled


Either your monitor died or your video card/chip died. Test your tower with a different monitor or test your monitor with a different tower.

Aug 25, 2012 | HEWLETT-PACKARD Hewlett Packard HP...

2 Answers

All usb ports on my HP Pavilion dv5000 do not recognise any device attached to them. Hoevevr when thr same devices in pugged into another computer they work perfectly.


Unistalled the USB Generic Root Hub Drivers from the Device Manager by right clicking on the generic root hubs and then restart the notebook and This will fix this issue for you....:)

May 02, 2010 | HP Pavilion dv5000z Notebook

1 Answer

I would like to replace teh screen. What is the


Hi, I'm not sure as to the part number but , i have just looked on ebay and there are a few around the $100 mark.Check this one out it is $109 but it is factory sealed and glossy, there are others, but becarefull that you don't pick a matt screen, unless you want matt.

http://cgi.ebay.com/HP-PAVILION-DV5000-DV5000Z-DV6000-15-4-WXGA-LCD-SCREEN_W0QQitemZ200384450474QQcmdZViewItemQQptZLH_DefaultDomain_0?hash=item2ea7d80faa

I hope this is helpfull, if you need anymore help give us a shout.
Regards - Anthony

Jan 29, 2010 | HP Pavilion dv5000z Notebook

2 Answers

Battery with HP Pavillion DV5000 won't work. Do I need to replace the battery or is there a battery charger I could use to recharge the battery? Dianne


You can order a power cable online or pick one up at your local computer store. They should run between $80-150. The battery itself is very expensive to purchase but is rechargeable.

Oct 22, 2009 | HP Pavilion DV4015cl Notebook

2 Answers

I need from HP pavilion dv5000 sound card driver.


i don't know which dv5000 model it's so, here they are

HP Pavilion dv5000 CTO Notebook PC

HP Pavilion dv5000ea Notebook PC

HP Pavilion dv5000t CTO Notebook PC

Step 1: Software & Driver downloads

Step 2: Select Operating System

Step 3: Driver - Audio (Select your sound car brand)

Don't forget to rate my comment.. Thanks!... (=

Jul 05, 2009 | HP Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Distorted screen


Go to control panel- Display settings- See if Colour mode is 32 bit & 256 colours. try to change the display settings.

Otherwise uninstall- reinstall or upgrade thee display drivers using the Drivers disc or from HP website.

Try system restore if happened recently

Feb 04, 2009 | HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

2 Answers

HDD


400GB is maximum supported HDD for your laptop.

Jul 16, 2008 | HP Pavilion dv5020us Notebook

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

3,047 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Computers & Internet Experts

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

David Payne
David Payne

Level 3 Expert

14161 Answers

Are you a Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...