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My screen is gradually going black. I have had my hp pavilion mx 50 for quite a few years now,(7-8), lately the screen is getting darker and darker to the point where I can no longer read anything on it. Is it just wearing out or is there something I can do to restore it?


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I had the same problem a month ago...with mine, it was the backlight for the LED screen. Although mine was still under warrenty...I did some research and found it sounds a lot easier to replace the whole screen (the whole top piece of the laptop) than to try to replace the bulb itself. Basically, you have to dismantle the top of the computer. You can get some great deals on eBay...
If you can still find one you can replace the backlight on your lcd screen. I Have included a link to show you ecaxtly what i am talking about. However with having a system that old i would highly recommend upgrading to a new computer. Running an older one may limit the programs you are able to use and the connections you can make.

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