Having problems with your Dell Inspiron XPS M140 Notebook ?

Dead screen on an xps m140. How can I figure out why it won't work? The computer boots up and can be attached to an external monitor. But when I boot up without the monitor the laptop screen is a blank white screen. There is power to the screen but nothing else. Any ideas?


Answers :

Take a flask light and hold it at an angle toward the screen. See if you can see the desktop in the background. If you can your inverter needs to be replaced. The inverter is a small circuit board that lights the screen, much like the balast in a flourescent light.
Marco, Wrong answer. Ok, The inverter is just underneath the screen above and between the hinges, Not in the body.
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