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Hello. I have a Dell Inspirion 5100 Laptop that runs XP. The laptop was overheating and as a result, would shut off randomly. So, I took the keyboard off and cleaned the heatsink of all dust and dirt. After putting all of the parts back EXACTLY as I took them off I tried to start the computer. The laptop appears to start ok except the screen stays black! Any assistance would be appreciated. Thank you in advance. Dave


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If the screen's backlight comes on then you may have damaged something on the motherboard such as the video card/adapter. if the backlight on the monitor doesnt come up it should just be a connection issue or the monitor itself is bad and you need to order the oem part and install it.
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Hello. I have a Dell Inspirion 5100 Laptop that runs XP. The laptop was overheating and as a result, would shut off randomly. So, I took the keyboard off and cleaned the heatsink of all dust and dirt. After putting all of the parts back EXACTLY as I took them off I tried to start the computer. The laptop appears to start ok except the screen stays black! Any assistance would be appreciated. Thank you in advance. Dave


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