Having problems with your Compaq PC Laptops ?
Screen goes black
\015 Screen keeps going black. if I close and open the lid it will work but then goes black again\015
Seeing that when you open and close the lid I would check the inverter cable connection as gpetti2009 stated ...if this does not work you will more than likely need to replace the inverter ..
Could be a loose cable connection the cable that runs between the LCD and the laptop my come loose from time to time and the screen will go black you have to be carful with this because you may be shorting out the inverter and eventuly you will have no picture it should be and eas fix if the cable is loose Go to the manue or service guide and find out how to open the Lcd cover behind the Lcd sceen there should be a connector make sure it is properly connected
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