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My acer aspire4310 notebook suddenly displays a white screen

I own an acer aspire4310 notebook and i have just formatted it to xp.. my problem is sometimes(about once in 2 days) it will suddenly display a mix white and light blue stripes and will completely turn white in a few minutes.. upon restarting it seems to boot normally but the flaw repeats a few days later.. please help me..

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  • Anonymous Nov 06, 2007

    I`ve got the exac same problem

  • Anonymous Nov 16, 2007

    ei,, dude,, if ur asking how to activate the bluetooth of acer aspire4310,, my answer is you better buy a bluetooth device and connect it to the notebook,, because there aren't any internal bluetooth hardware installed in an acer aspire 4310.. next time dont use the solutions box to ask.. and please if anyone knows the solution to my problem above,, let me know..

  • Anonymous Dec 01, 2007

    hey i was playing on battel net and sudenly the screen went white and froze and i coldent do any thing but reboot. then i get a boot up error.

    i tryed running a diconostic but that was a bust

  • Anonymous Jan 08, 2008

    I have the same problem. The sreen is all white but if you restart it several times it will boot to windows normally but if you'll try to move the LCD it will all white again.

  • Anonymous Jan 10, 2008

    problem is sometimes(about once in 2 days) it will suddenly display a mix white and light blue stripes and will completely turn white in a few minutes.. upon restarting it seems to boot normally but the flaw repeats a few days later.. please help me..

  • Anonymous Jan 13, 2008

    yes man,, that must have been the problem.. i also noticed that when i move the lid of the laptop a little it seems to fix the prob.. may i know at what site you found the solution?
    thanks man!

  • Anonymous Jan 19, 2008

    i have the same problem,but i don't think mine is about the connection. i use intel GMA, so to restore the display i press the ctrl-alt-f11 hotkey to change the panel fitting setting.but it will occur again.i've updated the driver,still no change

  • Anonymous Jan 26, 2008

    for those who wants to install xp to a sata hdd download 'nlite'....
    search for the instructions online and try it.. nlite works man...

  • tikkus May 21, 2008

    I have the same problem here with the screen going white and system still running. Does the same thing sometimes on startup. Have fully reformatted XP and installed the approroate drivers from Acer except for the VGA card which I had to get from somewhere else as the one on their site did not match. Still have the same problem after format. Not sure but there is only 8Mb of ram dedicated to video card. Maybe if more is dedicated to card it might fix it. Still working on it. Laptop is still under six months old.

  • debranjan Jun 11, 2008

    I have a acer aspire4310 laptop it n its just 4 months old. it is showing a white screen at the time of startup and the laptop becomes too slow to open any programs. i got my laptop serviced by acer service centre, they told that they have replaced the motherboard. but the same problem remain
    please help me if u can the soonest possible

    ranjan debnath
    digboi
    assam

  • Anonymous Jul 24, 2008

    ei my laptop's fine now.. i had it fixed by an expert in acer.. i got the lcd replaced and its free because of the warranty.. it was the connector on the back of the screen.. it was shorted..

  • Kingdave2008 Aug 10, 2008

    my acer aspire 4720z turns white screen 

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    Renee Elton Smith Jan 16, 2009

    own an acer aspire4310 notebook and i have just formatted it to xp.. my
    problem is sometimes(about once in 2 days) it will suddenly display a
    mix white and light blue stripes and will completely turn white in a
    few minutes.. upon restarting it seems to boot normally but the flaw
    repeats a few days later.. please help me..

  • Ramesh Aher Feb 04, 2009

    acer aspire 4310 note suddenly display awhite sceen problem please give me solution to get read of this problem

  • Anonymous May 07, 2009

    I think I may be having the same problem. my screen when booting up flashes a few times and may go completly white, the only way I can get it to go away is to shut it off and start again. if I leave it to long or move it the wrong way it will turn white, and again I'll have to shut down and start again. All I can say is: Thank god for Microsoft words auto save. If you can figure it out let me know what to do please.

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I have an ACER extensa 5630 laptop with the same white screen problem. I found the wiring connecting the LCD and mother board was the problem. Several ground wires from the LCD were wrapped, but not soldered, around another wire from the microphone which then goes to the connector for the motherboard. You will need to remove all the tape wrapped around the wires starting from the motherboard connector to about 3 inches back.

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Apparently some series of Acer notebook came with BAD_EDID laptop display. The only thing wrong is the checksum which is 9D and should be 1D. Powerstrip 3.76 (registered version) managed automatically to correct EDID. (cari di Mbah google yah..)

There is no problem with drivers from 101.x series, but with any newer driver max. resolution is 1024×768 and the picture is in left upper corner of the screen with black bar on the right and smudged taskbar to the bottom of the screen. After installing and restarting resolution is set to 800×600 what results in white screen whit thick black bar slowly appearing on the screen.

I hope this will save someone some time, because I was about to send laptop to service when I figured that out. Contacting through e-mails and phones with acer and local authorized service didn’t solve anything they just said that I should reset laptop to factory defaults, in other words don’t install any new driver and everything will be fine.

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Posted on Apr 10, 2009

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I had the same problem but I was able to solve this problem. It was a connection problem between the lcd and the motherboard. I have bought contact spray and sprayed a little bit of it on the lcd connector. Since then everything is fine.

Posted on Jun 01, 2008

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Addressing this problem may be too old basing on the last post above but for whatever its worth, here's my take on the ACER 4310 screen problem.

First off, our 4310 has been running extremely hot. I am convinced that the problem of the screen is due to the poor connection of the LCD and the motherboard. Notice how most of the time it fixes itself after you move the screen back and forth? Mine does.

Back to the how it is related to the heat problem. I think that due to excessive heat, the integrity of the LCD connection has become affected. At first, mine would display problems after extended use until eventually, I'd get the problem even upon start-up. Meaning, the connections have, by then, degraded affecting positive connection even while cool.

I opened the panel to check and ensure a positive connection and bought a cooling platform to mount the notebook on. Since then, I no longer experienced the problem.

I've owned several Asus' and Dell's and while ACER had very good reviews, I was not too impressed with this model. It surely has affected my confidence on ACER.

PS: Battery life is a mere 45 mins NEW!

Posted on Apr 16, 2010

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Acer aspire 4310 note suddenly display a white screen problem please give me solution to get read of this problem

Posted on Mar 29, 2009

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Hello sorry if i'm posting this solution a bit late i'm ..definitely have the same problem that is screen become white if i move the lcd..and i solved it by my self..the lcd coaxial cable connecting the mobo and lcd is moving if ur move the lcd back and forth..to avoid this simply wrap a tape around the wire..i mean just below the head of the plug..of course ur have to open the casing the unplug it before wrap it..by the way ur all must be know where the lcd coaxial cable connect to mobo right..it pretty simple..what i mean by open the casing is the middle cover whre the on/off button is located..carefully prying the middle case..if your still don't get it go acer support to download the pdf on how to dissambly the lcd coaxial..what happen actually is the wire is moving so by wrapping the wire below lcd coaxial head the movement is reduce and become tight...

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Posted on Jul 22, 2010

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I have the same problem with you guys. have you guys found any solution for this? i've tried everything possible to fix it..fix the mbr..install/reinstall drivers..even reinstalling XP won't do any good..it seems this is more of a hardware issue..

Posted on Mar 24, 2008

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I have the same problem in my acer laptop travelmate 5730..

while i turn off and on my lc screen goes complete white..and i have to turned it on again many times..to solve it..

i solved this by movine the lcd back and forth very fast again and again,,,and the problem is gone,,

still it happens sometimes now,,,but very less..

Posted on Sep 03, 2010

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I have the same problem..my screen turns white when i move the laptop a little or close the lid..i tried searching and i found out that maybe it's a loose connection between the lcd and the motherboard and try reseatting it. i haven't tried it yet because there's no service center of my laptop nearest to our place..

Posted on Jan 13, 2008

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I have leptop aspire4310 in working period suddenly turn whit screen, windo not open quickly, also the same problume on openinig time pl give suggetion

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