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Display Screen Problems

The display scree on my computer continues to flicker in and out. I lose all picture for periods of time from 5 seconds to sometimes 20 minutes. Does it mean that my screen needs replacing or is this a software problem. I just had a serious problem with the "eraseme trojan virus" and this problem with the screen display started the same3 time! help me!

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Hello, The simplest way to check this would be to boot your laptop in ms-dos mode or go to bios or any other non-windows related environment. Once you've done that, move the display lid back and forth, apply some preasure on it and check to see if the image flickers. This will be related with a loose connector from the graphics adapter to the lcd pannel. If this doesn't happen, the problem is windows related and maybe requires a clean windows reinstallation. If you need more assistance please post back.

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