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A105-s2716 After about 20-30 minutes of use, my screen starts to flicker. The other day it went black and showed a couple of light colored lines at the top of the screen. I keep it plugged in all the time but don't always turn on the AC. I open and close the laptop each time I use it. I've run the system checks that are offered by Toshiba and everything came out fine. I hooked it up to an exterior monitor and it didn't have any problems. Any idea of what I am looking at? And depending what it is, is it worth getting it fixed or buying a new one? I bought this one in 4/06.

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Hi,
The problem with the LCD screen , if the external display is working fine. The LCD needs a replacement. The same thing happened on my Dell and we had to replace the Lcd. The same can occur because the LCD cable gets damaged when you open or close the LCD


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