Having problems with your Toshiba PC Laptops ?

My screen shuts off but the laptop itself does

\015 While working on my laptop, my screen will go to a blue/black screen and doesn't come back on. I have to reboot my laptop to turn it back on.\015

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Try putting on an external monitor, if the external monitor stays on while the laptop lid goes out, your laptop monitor (lid) is going out (yes it happens quite a bit).
\015\012If the external monitor goes off also, Check all your power settings and video settings for the laptop (power setting can be found with the screensaver section of the desktop settings) - if all that is as it should be - it means it is your video card, and since the video card is mounted (intigrated) on the motherboard, there is not much more to do than replace the motherboard or get a new laptop.
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