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Dell flat screen color strip
\015 My dell flat scree has developped a strip of colors about an inch and a half wide going up and down almost in the middle of the screen. It seems to happen after it has been on for a few hours. ANything we can do or replace to fix it?\015
Systems852, the answer to the question is NO!!! , Unless you own DMM, or DVM, and maybe a 50mhz Oscilloscope and an isolation transformer, soldering iron, solder, and the capability of disassembling the unit without causing any damage to the monitor. Your options as a consumer/user are as follows: 1. DELL warranty? 2. Check with DELL to see if they are doing any kind of SWAPOUT program. You send them your's+$40 to $90 and they return to you a same model REFURBISHED unit with new cold-cathode-fluorescent-tubes/inverter/switchmode-powersupply and fully functional DSP board. 3. Locate local TV/Monitor/Computer Repair guy who knows all there is to know about LCD/FPD repair. 4. You can always try the do it yourself thing. But then you would need to research a whole lot of stuff about why LCD monitors fail after 3-5yrs. This sounds to me as though it might be a thermal problem. Have you tried a simple test of having a fan blowing cooler air into the vents at the backside of unit, just to see if lowering the ambient temp will defer the forming of your color stripe symptom. Will a hair dryer enhance the problem? Let me know how you make out getting it fixed. By the way, how old is the LCD? I'm louie12fix on fixya or lmistyrel@ aim.com Bye for now.
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Dell flat screen color strip
Systems852, the answer to the question is NO!!! , Unless you own DMM, or DVM, and maybe a 50mhz Oscilloscope and an isolation transformer, soldering iron, solder, and the capability of disassembling the unit without causing any damage to the monitor. ... Dell Computer Monitors
Dell LCD monitor has flashing lines, color distortion; random
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Dell D800 display out of order
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Only have half screen on my Dell Inspiron 1501
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HP DV2120us - Lines across LCD screen
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Dell Inspiron 1501 screen half black
\015\012Had the same problem. Fixed it though. Here's how:\015\012\015\012You'll notice that the screen comes back to life if you press down on the very top of the green line. This is because a controller circuit board behind the LCD scre ... Dell InspironTM 1501 Notebook
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Monitor screen changes from regular color to a green tinted screen?
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Dell Flat Screen 19"
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Dell Flat Screen goes from good to bad
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How can I disassemble to get to electronics
This is the way I each all my techs to open and repair a monitor. First things first. You’ll need a Phillips screwdriver, rubber gloves, a fiberglass diddle stick(Radio Shack)aluminum tape, small cups and colored mar ... Dell UltraSharp 1905FP LCD Monitor
Trying to upgrade RAM
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Blank screen HELP!!!!!
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Dell flat screen monitor does not come on after
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Dell 17: flat Panel does not turn on
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Dell Inspiron B130 - can you replace the connection for the power source/battery charger? Mine is shorting out and not always charging the battery (new battery, new AC cord and adaptor).
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Coloured lines on my screen
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My dell inspiron 1501 laptop has been flickeri ng colors or a lrge strip down middle , now half the screen is black with little color line
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Replace keyboard on Toshiba Satellite 1410-s173
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Dell AS501 flat screen monitor
The front panel switches seem to be the culprit.\015\012If you are technically sound you maybe able to solve problem by opening monitor and clean front panel switches or replace them.\015\012Samir. ... Dell E173FP 17" LCD Flat Panel Monitor