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Screen flickers I have an A105 Toshiba Satellite and my screen flickers. I purchased a used complete screen that includes an inverter, black and while cables and video cable and the result is the same. The screen on my external monitor works. Do you know what could be causing my screen to flicker. I have a Toshiba A200-TJ5. The screen flickers when moving between tabs, programs, whatever. I've downloaded Windows updates but the flicker continues. What to do?

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    my screen flickers and it doesn't matter if I am on the web or not.

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    toshiba satellite a 665-s 6050 screen flickers

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Yes i have had this problem before
the propper signal isnt getting to the screen from the mother board
has anything been spilt on the screen or the computer its self
i would suggest taking it to a tech they should be able to fix your problems

Posted on Jul 19, 2008

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1.General instructions, and photos, for replacement of a typical laptop backlight,
http://www.ccfldirect.com/lcdtutorial.html

2.Instructions for completely disassembling a Toshiba Satellite A135 laptop. The reason I included this is twofold.

A.It shows, and tells exactly, how to remove the LCD screen from your laptop.

B.It shows you that the following information in link 3, on how to replace an Inverter in a Satellite A105, will work for your Satellite A135.
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3.How to replace an Inverter in a Satellite A105,
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FIRST! Always remove all power! AC adapter, (Charger), and battery.

Second! Observe anti-static guidelines!

Third! This ain't tough! It just looks hard. Once you see how simple this is, I'm sure you'll agree with me.

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