Having problems with your Toshiba Satellite M105-S3041Notebook ?

Screen will not turn on but I can still see it is working

\015 I own a toshiba satalite M105 S3041, when I turn it on, the screen will not light but I am able to see the screen working,however, I plugged it to a monitor and it works perfectly so I do not know what to do.....how do I know if the problem is the invertor or the backlight?... and if the problem is the back light will I be able to reaplace or it is not worth it? please respond me ASAP I will really apreciate it.\015

Answers :

In most cases, it actually is the inverter rather than the backlight, so I would go for replacing the inverter board first. It is also quite a bit cheaper than a backlight, but you have to get the exact model.
Good Luck
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Toshiba Satellite M105-S3041Notebook

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 :

Monitor goes blank less than a second after turning on.


If you put bright light at an angle close to lcd can you see a windows shadow, text icons etc, ie still logic power passing,then .... (from a.n. other) after two weeks searching I finally find doctor living stone http://www.aplusperfect.com/articles/ ... Dell E176FP 17" 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

Philips 190S monitor - Urgent!


The lcd has three parts the screen plate(windows)/the logic(vga)/the inverter(power plug). Parts that go are the backlight ccfl's, behind the plate, and parts of the inverter, ie capacitors, all three take a bit of power from the inverter. The self t ... Philips 190P6EB 19" LCD Monitor

Left hinge broke and no screen.


Its possible that there is a cable loose causing a short, which could have happened when the hinge broke. This would explain why you are not seeing any display. To test if the display is bad, or if the computer is just not working, you c ... HP Pavilion DV9650US Notebook

I have HP pavilion DV6500 laptop. Last night, system suddenly struck while working and now only power light is okay, and some blue lights also runs which shows sounds etc...DVD is working, but no sound of fan, keyboad not working and nothing showing on LCD screen..please solve my problem..


Please do not panic....The first thing what we need to do is perform a hard reset...What does Hard Reset mean... Unplug the A/C Adapter Pin from the notebook...Turn the notebook upside down and then remove the battery from the notebook...Turn the not ... HP PC Laptops

I have the same issue with my dv1000 "If I press the switch at the top left of the unit ( the one that puts the unit in standby when the lid is closed), the screen comes to life momentarily sometimes for 15 to 20 seconds. I can use with an external monitor and when the screen is dark, I can see that it is operating, but it is too dark to use.". I have changed the inverter and it still doesn't work, how do I check if th einverter I bought as a replacement works and/or is compatible?.


Usually inverters fail in one of the following ways:1. When you turn on the laptop, the screen lights up for a short period of time and then goes dark. You still can see an image but it is very dark, almost invisible and definitely not us ... HP Pavilion dv1000 Notebook

HP Pavilion zd8000 PC Notebook Problem


Hello people! I have a solution for the resolution probleme, Please read.\015\012\015\012As all of us, I have the SAME probleme with the graphics.\015\012\015\012After having my computer crashed and out of warranty, (and after ... HP Pavilion zd8000 Notebook

Cant get it to turn on/ panasonic CF-51 toughbook laptop.


Here are some troubleshooting hints, see if these will work for you. It is hard to knnow what to do in these situations because there is no way of telling what key combinations etc. were hit.\015\012\015\012 ... Panasonic Toughbook CF-51 Notebook

My brightness control does not work just turned on and can not hardly see anything it is up and running what now


Have you tested it with an external monitor? I would say you either have a damaged inverter board or screen baclight lamp. Usually the inverter board fails in one of the following ways:1. When you turn on the laptop, the scree ... Dell Inspiron 1545 Notebook

The LCD screen on my Hewlett Packard Pavilion has gone scratchy. In areas that should be white there are horizontal cyan lines. To the right of words and other things there are places that are white and cyan horizontal lines that are always moving. It is very scratchy and distracting and has ruined the resolution on the screen. Can someone tell me what it is and if it is fixable?


Hi..Your problem are related with my laptop problem, but i\015\012totally fix it with my own. From my experience I can tell that this\015\012problem may be related to the\015\012following:\015\0121. Loose connection between the vide ... HP Pavilion DV5234US Notebook Laptop

My laptop went to white screen every time when I on it. How to solve....my laptop -- aspire 4710z -- almost 2 years but it happened JUST it 4 mths.....


Hi..Your problem are related with my laptop problem, but i totally fix it with my own. From my experience I can tell that this problem may be related to the\015\012following:\015\0121. Loose connection between the video cable and th ... Acer Aspire 4720 Notebook

Eee pc won't turn on (I think have already posted this,not sure)


Sounds like a classic case of hardware failure!!!!!!! possibly your motherboard, start by removing the battery, hard drive and optical drive.disconnect the laptop monitor and connect the laptop to an external monitor.remove the memory mod ... ASUS Eee 4G Notebook

VERY Dim screen after a drop


Have you tested it with an external monitor?\012I would say you either have a damaged inverter board or screen baclight lamp. Usually the inverter board fails in one of the following ways:1. When you turn on the laptop, the sc ... Sony VAIO VGN-NS190J/S Notebook PC

When it powers up the screen is fine then it goes black with no signal box, then if you turn it off and on again screens comes back for few seconds and then off again, sying no signal. Viewsonic LCD monitor VP720b


The lcd has three parts the screen plate(windows)/the logic(vga)/the inverter(power plug). Parts that go are the backlight ccfl's, behind the plate, and parts of the inverter, ie capacitors, all three take a bit of power from the inverter. The self t ... ViewSonic VA720 17" LCD Flat Panel Monitor

My Fujistu Amilo laptop screen is blank, I can see nothing though I laptop seems to have booted and using a combination of tab and enter I have heard the windows login dingle. How can I work out if it's the screen or the backlight and how can I make it use the second monitor I have plugged in.


Hello there,If the backlight is out, the screen image will still show up but there is no light to shine through it so you can normally see it.The test that I've used is to get into a bright area(outdoors on a sunny day) and angle the scre ... Fujitsu Siemens PC Laptops

Trubleshoot Motherboard what is mother board prob and how can find n fix them....


More than 70% of all computer problems are related to cabling and connections. Ensure all cables are connected and connected firmly. IDE and floppy ribbon cables and power cables can often go loose. Ensure microprocessor, memory modules, and adapters ... PC Desktops

Toshiba A215 Password Removal


I had the same problem and could not find the pictures either. I still figured it out, so here are more detailed instructions. Please use a combination of the previous instructions and mine. This worked for my computer, but I can't guarantee succe ... PC Laptops

My acer laptop shows whitescreen in suddenly . it will correct in restart time. after some ieme it will repeats.. laxmi machina belthangady


Actually some most related causes of the white screen problem are the one of the mention below.1. Loose connection between the video cable and the LCD screen.2. Defective LCD screen.3. Defective motherboard Have yo ... Acer Aspire 4315 Notebook

Computer dies on me (can't say it better due to no technical knowledge; pls read :-)


The 'click' sound you hear when your computer goes off is the hard drive head parking itself.  It does this whenever the machine shuts down to prevent damage.As for the problem itself, I believe your computer is overheating.  Th ... Acer TravelMate 290LCi Notebook

I dropped my laptop and now the screen is messed up.


Ack. Sounds like you might need to replace your screen (sounds pricey but is cheaper than a new laptop). You can find second hand/refurbished screens or another Aspire with a working screen being sold for parts on Ebay or ... Acer Aspire 5500 5570-2609 Laptop

When I power on my computer my monitor screen goes a solid whitish gray. worked fine yesterday, and then today nothing.


Laptop LCD screen turned completely white\015\012What can you do if the laptop LCD screen turne ... Computer Monitors

Laptop to tv


\012Right, well, IF your TV has a DB15 Female Plug on it then you CAN, connect it up and it will work, as a second "Monitor". OR If the laptop, has a "Composite Video" a Yellow RCA socket, then you ... Acer Aspire 5500 5570-2609 Laptop

Dell Dimension 5100 will not power up. Was working fine, turned power off, will not turn back on. Power supply tested OK, tried different power switch and ribbon cable connector, replaced mother board battery. Nothing worked. LED on motherboard indicates power.


Have you checked your monitor? Try your monitor on another PC and check it is OK. Once you change the MB battery you effectively "Kill" the PC, as all the settings in the BIOS are removed and must be reprogrammed. You must enter the BIOS, and select ... Dell Dimension 5100 (D51L1) PC Desktop

Screens playing up


Let me give you the link to the free download of the Service Manual, for the Compaq Evo n1010v series of Notebook PC's, to start,http:// ... HP Compaq Evo Notebook N1015v (470046-573)

LG Flatron L1932TQ won't turn on


I have the exact same problem. Just like Ptepe, I also found the 680uf/25v and 1000uf/16v capacitors in positions c203 and c204 on the Power Supply PCB to be bulging on the top. I considered replacing all of the electrolytic capacitors on the board, ... Gateway FPD2275W LCD Monitor
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.8381 seconds