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Screen is coming on and immediately turns dark -
\015 Screen was flickering yesterday and today it is coming on and immediately turns dark - no image\015
I had the same problem. i had it plugged into my mac book pro. i used the "detect displays" and it fixed the problem. switching b/n dvi & vga seems to require the use of detect displays.
I had the same problem with my acer 4315 just 6 moths old from new. at first i had thought that it was the screen. but it turned out to be defective mother board and contact points for the lcd screen. that is going to cost me usd250+ to get fix around here. so its now a door stopper. i am currently using a dell and i swear i wont even go near another acer product! good luck.
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Screen is coming on and immediately turns dark -
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Monitor dark for 20 minutes before turning on
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Computer dies on me (can't say it better due to no technical knowledge; pls read :-)
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Monitor turns on then goes dark
Either the power supply board is failing and needs repair or a bad bulb in the screen is causing it.You would have to open it up to get a better idea.Here's some info:\015\012\015\012MAKE\015\012SURE ALL POWER is DISCONNECTED ... ViewSonic VX715 17" LCD Monitor
IBM T61 remains with dark blank screen but is on.
Connect it to another monitor,and see if it comes on. Your screen may be damaged. ... Lenovo ThinkPad T61 Notebook
Monitor Goes black, or flickers on and off
The high pitch sound is coming from the inverter. It is faulty and needs to be repaired or replaced. The inverter supplies high voltage to the CCFL lamp, this lamp gives the backlight to the LCD so you can see the LCD images.\015\012Check out L ... ViewSonic OptiQuest Monitor
I have the same issue with my dv1000 "If I press the switch at the top left of the unit ( the one that puts the unit in standby when the lid is closed), the screen comes to life momentarily sometimes for 15 to 20 seconds. I can use with an external monitor and when the screen is dark, I can see that it is operating, but it is too dark to use.". I have changed the inverter and it still doesn't work, how do I check if th einverter I bought as a replacement works and/or is compatible?.
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VERY Dim screen after a drop
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My aspire one does not boot,the screen is dark
Foollow the steps below to resolve the problem. Worked for me. It should work for you as well.Product\015\012\011\011\015\012\011\015\012\011\015\012\011\015\012\011\015\012\011\015\012\011\015\012\011\015\012\011\015\012\011 ... Acer Aspire One PC Notebook
The screen goes very dark within a minute after booting up = I can just barely see the menu page
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Asus Eee Pc 900A Linux
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Trouble bringing up the computer
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Problem Bringing up Acer Aspire 3680
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I have a Toshiba Satellite A105
1. Please press and hold on F8 key immediately after power on then select Safe Mode. If you are able to go to the desktop, please go to Start-All Programs-Accessories-System Tools-System Restore. Please select a date when your laptop was working prop ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook
HP pavilion notebook screen turns black after flickering
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Toshiba Satellite blank screen
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Screen goes dark after a few seconds
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For the past week, when my Sceptre LCD monitor goes to sleep after inactivity, it won't restart immediately. The blue LED blinks every second or so; eventually, the screen begins to flash the display, and then a few minutes after that, will finally turn on. Sometimes the whole process takes five minutes, sometimes an hour. How can I fix this problem? (I can't find the documentation to say exactly what model this is; if that's important, I can look again.)
Hello there Jake.\015\012\015\012Here's your geek-steer ...\015\012\015\012== CLARIFICATION ==\015\012\015\012When you say "sleep", are you certain it's sleep mode, as oppo ... Computer Monitors
Loss of light on screen Dell Inspiron E1705
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My F1903 will come on for a second or two when I turn on my computer, but then the screen goes black. When I can see the screen, everyhing looks fine. Does anyone have any ideas? Also, it started going off like this after hours of use. When I would restart the computer it was fine. Now it does it immediately.
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Tower is beeping and monitor on/off switch is blinking
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Re: Errors being experienced with the ACER ASPIRE 5100-5758, OS VISTA. Error dealing with BUS:06, DEVICE:04, FUNCTION:00 AND ON TO FUNCTION:03
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Screen went almost completely dark, can barely see at all.
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Screen stays blank
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Missing NTLDR file
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