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Acer 8100 tm screen switch broken

\015 Screen back lite does not work, switch is faulty, well out of warranty. Have taken it apart but removing the switch merely disables the screen entirely. putting some copper wire in to jump the switch merely turns off the back lite permanently\015

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i would assume somebody has to open the Laptop and replace the switch alltogether. If you want to pay to have somebody do it for you there is a third party Acer Repair Service. However, if you want to do it yourself, the part is\012available on ebay. Here's an Acer Repair guide. Maybe a tech savy friend can do it for you.
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