Having problems with your HP Pavilion dv9700t Notebook PC ?

HP Pavillion DV9700 Display does not work (it is dark)

\015 My HP pavillion DV9700 has no screen display (it is dark). The external monitor display works fine. I have tried disconnecting the battery and rebooting with no luck. Also tried reloading the video driver. HP tech support recommends a system recovery, but wonder if there are any other options before I take this drastic step, especially if it is a hardware issue and not a software problem.\015

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I've had 2 hp laptops with the same problem, it's a motherboard problem.\015\012Check with hp, there is a recall for that
Dark display (still visible, but very faint) is usually indicative of an LCD Invertor gone bad. This essentially operates as a power convertor for the LCD backlights that light up the display screen. You will need to take it to someone familiar with laptop repairs in your area, but plan on spending upwards of about $150 to replace it.
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