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Laptop won't boot - gray screen

\015 I purchased this laptop a year ago (Medion Akoya MD 97960) with VistaHome Premium. I'm currently having problems when I boot it, all I getis a gray screen with vertical lines of dull blue/green/red. It soundslike the HDD is booting the OS and it's the display that's playing up,but I don't think it is because I can't access the computer through thenetwork. Left for a couple of minutes, the screen turns gray with alarge black cloud in the middle. This is a sporadicproblem, I can get it to work fine sometimes, but then it just openswith this problem and I can't use it for a couple of days maybe. It hasbeen about three weeks this has been happening. To clarify:I've never dropped it, never stepped on it, always used it indoors,never exposed it to UV light, cleaned it periodically and closed itwhen not in use. So it is not any of these.Extra: GPU = Nvidia Geforce 9300MSometimes when it's in use, i get Nvidia driver errors where the screen flashes and returns to normal. Before the gray screen boot up happens, a BSOD occurs caused by the Nvidia driver nvlddmkm.sys. Photos http://img23.imageshack.us/img23/5834/img0241sz.jpg http://img29.imageshack.us/img29/5053/img0242ye.jpg\015

Answers :

Dear user,

Your it seems that the LCD panel of your laptop is not working. and the sign of clouds is the sign of broken or screen pressed LCD. thats why the LCD did not work properly.
Please consult with qualified technician and tell him to check its LCD.
I am hopeful that you will understand my solution well.
Thanks
Try this one, download and instal latest drivers for video card from nvidia but before unistall old drivers.
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