Having problems with your Sony PCGK37 Notebook ?
Noticed screen flickering occasionally the last
\015 Have a Sony Vaio PCG-K37 notebook. Noticed screen flickering occasionally the last few weeks. While in use, screen just went black -- computer still running, just black screen. What happened? How can the problem be fixed? Thanks.\015
Screen bulb burning out, bad inverter, or LCD wires crimped or exposed and touching each other and shorting out. Have IT open this puppy up and look into it or you can do it if you got the tools and your handy.\015\012\015\012You can get a new screen on e-bay for around $150
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Sony PCGK37 Notebook
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
Noticed screen flickering occasionally the last
Screen bulb burning out, bad inverter, or LCD wires crimped or exposed and touching each other and shorting out. Have IT open this puppy up and look into it or you can do it if you got the tools and your handy.\015\012\015\012You can get a new ... Sony PCGK37 Notebook
Screen Flicker and goes black
Hello,I had this issue with my r700 last week. It can be resolved without any hardware changes/fixes (if you have the same issue which it does sound like).Samsung are aware of this issue and have released a firmware upgrade fo ... PC Laptops
LCD Screen blinks on & Off at start up up-to about 10 minutes
Okay, forgive me if I go over covered ground but reading the post, I only see your responses, not what was recommended. From everything I've seen the problem lies in one of the following areas.\015\012\015\012\015\012 ... ViewSonic VX922 19" Monitor Flat Panel
Screen on Toshiba M35x S149 Laptop blank/flickers
Ok, from the beginning. Can you do a cold boot and get into the bios? (is there an image on the screen then)\015\012Secondly, can you connect to an external monitor and see an image?\015\012Did it do this only when it was heading in to hi ... Toshiba Satellite M35X-S349 Notebook
White screen my laptop screen just turns white when i turn it on. i can hear everything fine, its just the screen. a week ago it was black with a faint picture ( just the backlight wasnt on), but now its a whitish/grey color. Last time the backlight failed i took it into get fixed and they replaced the converter and the main cord leading into the screen, but i noticed 2 weeks later the screen began to flicker at times, and when i took it into them the second time, when it turned black, they said
The LCD display in a laptop connect to the screen via a ribbon like cable which is not very secure.It can happen that over time that the ribbon cable become dislodged by slightly rough handling or vibrations etc. the reasons are infinite, ... Toshiba Satellite M100 Notebook
HP TX1000, WILL NOT POWER ON (NOT BLANK SCREEN)
Have you checked your power supply to make sure that it's putting out the proper volts and amps, or if it's shorting out in the wire or possibly internally. I've run across a few where that was the problem; which had similar symptoms to your tablet\\ ... HP Pavilion TX1000Z Tablet Notebook PC
Text/picture shadow Recently I've noticed what appears to be a shadow appearing mostly with text but in some picture as well. It makes the screen look a little blurry. It's not bad but just enough to irritate me. Any suggestions?
Hi rustybob,I have a solution for ya, but there are a couple of variables that could be involved. I assume it's an LCD monitor? How many inches is the viewing area, and what model is it? When you look at an LCD monitor, you pay attention ... Gateway FPD2275W LCD Monitor
VERY DARK Screen (more info inside)
Hiiii ther \015\012 how r u ??\015\012 yeah ur back light is not working propley \015\012 u need to chick teh hardwear \015\012if u need any further assistance email me u take care and have fun salammmmmm ... Acer Aspire 3690-2196 Notebook
Dim and flicking last black screen
It sounds like your monitor went bad. It happens. Call around. There are a lot of deals now. Good luck. ... ViewSonic VX1940w LCD Monitor
In the last 2 days my screen has started to flicker, jump, turn pink and occasionally blank out. Is this more likely the screen or motherboard? I updated the driver to the latest on toshiba's website just to make sure it wasn't a driver issue. No other updates were performed during this time period.
It could be the graphics card or the ribbon cable to the screen. check the dismantle guide to locate each. If you're unsure how to do this you need to contact you local repairer. ... Toshiba Portege M400-S4031 Notebook
Apple Studio Display Flashing Power Button
For the brave of heart, You can disassemble the monitor. After you get in to the inside of it, you'll see a circuit panel with 6 ballast coils on it. On my Cinema display, what happened was that the solder joints on some of those coils had cracked, ... Apple Cinema HD 23" LCD Monitor
Compaq nc6120 keeps crashing/powers off immediatetly
Hello, though it is a very strange behavior, but lets try to start from a bit of clean up and this time mean physical. Get your self a nice AIR can ( dustbuster) and blow all vent areas throughly specially where the fan is( why the cleaning??? becaus ... Compaq NC6120 P-M 730 XGA Notebook
I recently moved my computer into my new condo and have not been able to use it since. The problem seems to be with the monitor. I turn on the computer and the fan comes on but the monitor displays "no signal" and then goes dark but the light one the front still flashes indicating it is getting power. The last time I moved my computer from one room to another, the monitor suddenly couldn't/wouldn't display colors accruately - no red. Attempt to adjust the color by using the monitor's controls we
Lack of video signal is usually 1 of 3 things, Power supply (PSU), Video card or Motherboard (mobo).Situation #1: If you get a blank screen and no sounds or movement it either indicates that the power supply unit (PSU) has failed or somet ... E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC
Monitor is failing to start although power is on
Sounds like you've got some blown capacitors on the internal hardware of the monitor. \015\012\015\012Unless you are a seasoned computer hardware expert or electrical engineer I'd recommend you replace the monitor.\015\012\01 ... Xerox XA7-192i 19" LCD Monitor
Hi my Toshiba M110 laptop model PSMB0A-0IL00D screen flickers some times. It has gone all black few times as well. Is it cheap to fix? will it crash? Cheers Theo
Hello,According to the manual for my Toshiba laptop, the price of the screen is about the third of the price of the laptop. Do the math.Before looking for a repair shop, investigate first the reason foe the Flicker.I just remembered ... Toshiba Satellite A105-S4004 Notebook
Gateway Flat Screen FPD1830
I can not solve the problem, but I can add to it..My fpd1830 screen stays black with the power button green and flashing. I replaced the inverter board with a new one and it still does the same thing!!!!!\015\012The inverter board is not alway ... Samsung SyncMaster 204B 20.1" LCD Monitor
Monitor stays on for a few seconds then goes out
This problem is very often caused by dry electrolytic capacitors on the inverter board. If you have some skill with soldering you could try to change them. When buying new ones ask for LOW-ESR capacitors for switching mode power supplies (SMPS) and 1 ... Acer AL1711 17" Flat Panel LCD Monitor
DELL Inspiron 5150 isnt booting
If it doesn't respond at all with no ram or hdd, it is likely that the board is in fact dead.....sorry. When you say you found a broken pin, I assume you mean one of the contacts from the power jack to the main board had a cracked solder joint and yo ... Dell Inspiron 5150 Notebook
My monitor is blue
This could be as simple as reseating the cable connections to the video card. If reseating doesn't resolve, try flexing the video cable the entire length of the cable and see if you can locate a spot in the cable where bending it causes/fixes the is ... Computer Monitors
Display Problems I have had my dv9000 for about 4 months. When I purchased it I had it configured with 3 Gb Ram and 512Mb Video Ram. Everything has been great and its been running awesome. Until now. In the last couple of days I have noticed big problems with the display. Mainly on startup. It displays the HP logo then when booting windows (vista - yuk) the display goes off and stays off! Sometimes this is accompanied by flashes of the display and (flickering / buzzing from the computer). When i
Mine has the exact same problem (dv9000). just called tech support, which in my opinion has improved dramatically since earlier this year, and they told me something is loose and they will probably replace the backlight. glad i bought the extended wa ... HP Pavilion dv9000z Notebook
Acer Aspire 5520 - Help!
Can you click "start" usually on the right bottom screen? if you can, then there will be a list of all your programs. at the very bottom there is a search bar. There, type in "system restore." after going though this process, your computer should be ... Acer Aspire 5520-5908 Notebook
Same Problem, No apparent reason, Screen flickers, goes out
You may want to rule out a loose connection.\015\012Move the laptop screen back and forth and see if you notice any flickering.\015\012This does not sound like a software issue, so we can rule that out.\015\012If you have a consista ... HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook
Display flickers on acer travelmate 2410
So, did the new inverter fix the problem? and, when you were replacing the inverter, did you get to peek at the screen? ok ok, I'll make it easier than that. take your model number and search for "Acer 2410 LCD" on eBay, there are a lot of screens a ... Acer TravelMate 2300 Notebook
Graphics card or motherboard problems...
You've run the antivirus. Next, try to run malware & spyware programs. THen, run a good registry cleaner. This will aim the right things with the right things. If you made ANY changes to hardware, software, programs or data, there will be cha ... Gateway FX7026 PC Desktop
Sony vaio PCG-GRT30P Screen Problem
You could have a defective screen, either a faulty inverter or a CCFL lamp - follow this to determine the fault.Defective CCFL backlight, it may have the following symptom: \015\012\015\012Screen fl ... Sony VAIO VGN-NR220E/S Notebook PC