Having problems with your Compaq Presario M2000 Notebook ?

I have a rainbow of vertical lines on my gateway m675 and tried all the suggestions and nothing is work. It does show up on an external monitor.


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The lines do show up on the enternal monitor? or do you mean that your video shows up fine on the external monitor? If your video DOESNT show up then your motherboard is toast, or at least the video card part of it, if your video card is embedded into your mobo(90% of them are) then you will need to replace the entire motherboard. There is no shortcut around it that is going to magically make it work, just go on ebay and look for a new one.
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\015\012If it is not showing up on the external monitor then you probably need a new LCD screen. Again, go on ebay and find someone who is selling a new one. And again, there is no magical solution that will make it suddenly start working.
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\015\012There is a small chance that it is just a loose video cable, but if that were the case then it would only happen periodically.
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