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Screen goes dark
\015 My screen goes dark on my inspirion 8500 ... the screen has been replaced so i don't think its that....\015
Its probably the battery or the memory,
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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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