Having problems with your Gateway FPD2275W LCD Monitor ?

I was told that the backlight on my monitor was burned out. Can this be replaced without having to send it off somewhere? Where can the replacement light be purchased


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First off it could be the backlight bulb or the LCD inverter. I would try the LCD inverter first it will cost about $25 and is easy to get to Take the face plate off around the monitor and the LCD inverter is at the bottom. It looks like a strip of circut board with plastic coating over it. Most of the time it is the LCD inverter.
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\015\012But if its the Backlight bulb you might be able to take it to a local tv repair shop. you can order the backlight bulbs online but they are gragile and tricky to replace. you have to seperate the layers of glass on the screen abd the backlight will be at the top inbetween the layers of glass. If you do decide to do make sure to wear rubber gloves because the oiles from your fingers will get inbetween the glass layers and cause foggy spots when you put it back together.
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\015\012Hope this helps
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\015\012What kind of computer is it?
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