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My toshiba laptop has a thick white line down the screen


The normal cause of lines across the LCD of a laptop is a damaged video\015\012cable. The unusual cause would be the video card itself.\015\012\015\012To determine which item is at fault, you need only attach an external\015\012monitor to ... Toshiba Satellite p105-S6114 Notebook

Blue vertical line in the middle of my laptop monitor?


Anytime you get lines inside of a laptop monitor, its a problem with the screen itself. You can verify this by hooking up an external monitor to the laptop and switch the output to it and you won't have lines on the external monitor. Get the laptop ... HP PC Laptops

Laptop problem my laptop hav got 2 vertical lines on the middle its Dell 6400 how can i remove them


Reseat the video cable connection under the keyboard, and see if the lines go away. If not, connect an external monitor, see if the lines show there. If the lines do not appear on the external monitor, then replace the LCD. If they do appear on th ... Dell Inspiron 6400 Notebook

I have a Dell Inspiron 9300


If there is white line in the middle of the screen then first of all turn off the laptop and disconnect the ac adaptor and take out the battery and press and hold down the power button without the power cord and the battery for one minute and then tu ... Compaq Presario M2000 Notebook

My Screen might be out??


Dear ...,when switching on te laptop, does it make noises, does the fan run, the CD/DVD-driveLED shows green light and the harddisk rattle little bit? - good for you if it does, as the system still boots up !to check if ... Toshiba Satellite M55-S135 Notebook

White thin line verticaly middle of lap top screen


Sounds like the monitor. Do you have another monitor to hook up to the laptop? If so, that will tell you precisely if it's the monitor or video card. ... LG Flatron L1750S 17" LCD Monitor

Ihave a HP DV6000 laptop with a 15'' screen and there is a horizontial line all the way across the middle of it what is my problem. Thanks


To determine if you have a provlem with the LCD screen or the video card, connect an external monitor to the laptop's video port and power up the monitor first and then the laptop. The video will divert automatically to the external monitor. If you g ... HP PC Laptops

A horizontal line is visible in the middle of the monitor which cuts the data. I have purched the laptop yesterday. When I make the laptop stand by and use again the line is not visible. Please let me know whether this is a manufacturing defect or can be solved.


Hi, sorry,what is "purched" mean? usually trouble comes LCD cable/cable plugs/sockets also at motherboard side, it could be dirty or temp disconnect, it is not easy to check and repair if you are not Engineer, due to easy to damage other component. ... HP PC Desktops

Acer Travelmate problem


Hello , I hope this is not to late \015\012First of all let me update you about my problem and where I reach with it >> sadly the laptop is no more is working and I have it in my store as open parts and pieces !!\015\012Maybe you as ... Acer TravelMate 2300 Notebook

I have a red line in the middle of my dell inspiron 1501 laptop


If the line is permanently there on the laptop's monitor, even when you access the BIOS, but not when you use another monitor, then the lcd panel is dead, replace it. If the line is there whatever the monitor then the video chip is dead. Since it's s ... Compaq Presario M2000 Notebook

Vertical aqua colored line on the screen of my laptop


The cells inside of the lcd itself are starting to go bad which is why your seeing lines on the screen. To fix the problem you'll need to replace the lcd.In the meantime you can hook up an external monitor and use that so you don't have ... Compaq Presario M2000 Notebook

Verdical Line I have a Fujitsu laptop computer.There is a black verdical line in the middle of the monitor,that splits the screen in two. I don't know where it came from.It doesn't look like a monitor problem, but instead likesomeone pressed a function and it appeared there. This line is therefrom the time on turn on the computer.


Vertical lines mean you need to replace the screen. did you drop the machine? ... Fujitsu Fujistu ST1200 Notebook

Screen issues I think that there is something wrong with my video card. I am getting two solid grey to whitish lines throughout the screen. One line is towards the top and the other is close to the middle of the screen. I plugged another monitor into this laptop and there was no lines. What could be causing this. Thanks Sean


It's not the vedeo card, it's the LCD issue and will need to be replaced. You can order a replacement from ebay and unscrew the frame and replace the inside screen, you may need a manual to do this, contact your Laptop company for manual to replace L ... Sony VAIO VGN-FS980 Notebook

Screen changes to a small box of colored lines.


Check whether it is only the screen that is faulty by \015\012connecting it via a vga monitor cable to a desktop screen.\015\012\015\012If you do not have a friend with a desktop computer then most repair shops will do this for you. ... Dell Inspiron 1000 Notebook

Vertical lines in my laptop screen


Try connecting an external monitor to the Dell Inspiron 9300 and see if the vertical line is also present on the monitor. If the monitor display is fine, then your laptop’s LCD display panel is defective. If the monitor also displays t ... Dell Inspiron 9300 Notebook

I have a line going down the middle of my toshiba laptop, any suggestions??


Usually indicates first signs of LCD going out. Must replace monitor or replace parts inside the lcd screen.. Both are costly and the best way is to replace the screen but depending on the age of the laptop you are better off investing in new low end ... Toshiba Satellite P105-S6147 Notebook

No Sound on Sony VAIO Laptop


Go to Start, Control Panel, Sounds and Audio Devices. Mute should not be checked. Go to the Sounds tab, slect Critcal Stop in the lower window. The line below that should show a wave file and in the middle a dark arrow. Click on the arrow. Sound ... Sony VGN-S460B: VGN-S460 Pentium M Processor 740 (1.73 GHz) 512MB RAM (1GB Max) 80GB HDD (5400rpm) 13.3"... (VGNS460BVGNS460PENTIUM) PC Notebook

My dell m1330 screen got vertical line in the middle of about 5-7 cm. I have tested video card by external monitor and it's OK. Recently I wrote somewhere that it could be fixed by tapping on screen. I did as recommended and really line disappeared. But if by chance I touch roughly the screen the lines get back. I'm interested what could be reason and how can I reveal it? I do not want to look for new screen until I'm not sure it's screen problem and could not be fixed.


Hi,This is definitely a problem inside the screen itself. It's likely that the circuits that control that section of pixels are loose, and when you're tapping them into place you're re-establishing the connection.Since you're ... Dell XPS M1330 Notebook

Hi, I have a 6 month old laptop Acer emachines E625 and turned it on this morning to find 3 thin black horizontal lines have appeared (with about 2 or 3 smaller lines above each of the 3 lines) at the bottom about an inch above the bottom of the screen, then one about an inch above this one and then the third one about 2 inches above the top of the screen. They do not go across the whole screen, rather the longest one is the middle one which is about an inch long. Any idea what this is and what


Attach an external monitor to your PC. If the problem continues there, it's your graphics card.If the problem disappears, you have stuck/dead pixels. You could try a very gentle rubbing of the pixel(s). ... PC Laptops

Vertical lines in my laptop screen


Hi mikenstacy\015\012\015\012Try to connect a normal desktop monitor to the laptop (there will be one vga port where you can connect the monitor) and if you see those lines on external monitor as well then most probably video card has gon ... Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook

I was playing online games on my sony vaio. Suddenly I got blue lines on the screen and the laptop stopped responding. So I tried restarting the laptop but I get blue thin vertical lines before the laptop boots. Since then the laptop does not boot in normal mode. It only boots in safe mode. I was trying to figure out the problem online and someone suggested to disable the display drivers and so I did. Since then the laptop still gets the blue vertical lines before Vista starts but it boots in no


Blue thin lines before it boots will rule out an operating system or driver fault. So it would appear something in the machine has failed.\015\012Do you have a VGA monitor you can connect to it and see whether it shows the fault? This will show ... Sony VAIO VGN-SZ460N/C Notebook

That red line


Give more details please.- case 1 : does it not turn on at all ?- case 2: or does the screen stay blank with that red line, but laptop still makes noises (a sign for hardware activity and a proper boot up..!, but the lcd monitor is broke ... Toshiba Satellite A100-S8111TD Notebook

Vertical lines in my laptop screen


Many times over years of use the thin canle that connects motherboard to monitor becomes loose very slightly but enough to create these type effects on screen.First easy test would simply be hooking up another monitor to rule out video card.Next woul ... Dell Inspiron 9400 Notebook

Green vertical line on LCD screen


Is this on a monitor or on a laptop LCD display?Most of the time it is due to a hardware issue like a video card or the screen itself. When does the line appear?A. Is it there even with the monitor or laptop turned off? ... Acer 22" X223w LCD Monitor

Vertical lines in my laptop screen


Try using an external monitor,every laptop has a blue VGA connector,just connect a monitor there and check is those lines\015\012disappear,if it does,probably you have a problem with the internal connection of your monitor to the motherboard. ... HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook
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