Having problems with your PC Laptops ?

Thinkpad lcd wont come on

\015 The monitor turns on for a little bit and then goes off. I changed the lcd cable becuase it was fraied but when i turn it on it still stays on for a little bit and then goes off. The drive is good because I put it in another machine and it boots fine.\015

Answers :

Hello, It may be the power is set wrong. Click start, control panel, power options. From here you can set the amount of time you want the monitor or hard drive/s to remain on until the shut down or go into hibernation. Hope this helps.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for PC Laptops

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 :

Thinkpad r40 wont boot - has no post beeps- lights come on- then go out except for 2 .Was told it could be a graphics card problem or a screen issue- by someone on a geek squad. They apparently don't know that post beeps are from a motherboard.


Hi, \012\012During the boot at the THINKPAD SCREEN press the Thinkvantage key ( Blue button ) it will launch rescue and recovery and allow you to reboot factory. This only works if you did not corrupted/deleted the rescue and recovery hidden pa ... IBM ThinkPad R40 2722 Notebook

Iseries thinkpad i no nothing about laptops and i bought this one cheap to learn but now it wont come on or when its pluged in the wall the lights come on but the screen does not. HELP!


Try hooking it to an external monitor and see if it works.If it does then you need to check which part is bad.Possible defective parts in order of the cheapest is :inverter card,then LCD Cable,then LCD Display,then system board.If it does not work wi ... IBM ThinkPad T30 2366 Notebook

Thinkpad lcd wont come on


Hello, It may be the power is set wrong. Click start, control panel, power options. From here you can set the amount of time you want the monitor or hard drive/s to remain on until the shut down or go into hibernation. Hope this helps. ... PC Laptops

Thinkpad g41 2886-78u lcd wont come on


What happend when you plug an external monitor into the VGA connector? ... PC Laptops

My v7 lcd monitor just went off and wont come on


Hit here, check the capacitors first, the most common problem in tv/monitors nowadays!The caps (capacitors) in the powerboard are going out. This is a very common problem in all class and price ranges of modern lcd and plasma tv's/ monitor's. I don't ... Sony SDM-HS73P 17" LCD Monitor

I have 2 ibm thinkpads t40, on one of the systems the lcd inverter and screen get no power but when i take the lcd and connect it to the 2nd ibm tkpad it works fine, What would be wrong with the one lap top that the inverter wouldnt get power when the colling fan harddrive? again on one system base both lcds work fine, when i connect them to the seconf base the base turns on harddrive works and fan spins but no power to inverter board. how can i fix this


On the second Thinkpad laptop, that doesn't show a display with an LCD screen. Plug a VGA monitor into the VGA port on the back of the laptop. Hold the Fn key down, tap once on the F7 key (Toggle your display over to an external monitor) ... IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook

HP DV2503TX LCD won't turn on


Doesnt seem to be the screen by the sound of things...first of all splitting into 8 screens is not motherboard problem neither is blue screen..\015\012if you have bad sectors on hd screen wont come on...\015\012if have faulty mem cards wo ... HP Pavilion dv2000t 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

Hasee/Ibm Thinkpad R30 lcd screen


Hello dear sir madam\015\012\015\012 how are you ...i wont to tell\015\012you that can you sell the laptop for me ...i am in nigeria and i wont\015\012laptop to use... so therefore if you like to sell you ... Compaq Evo N610C Notebook

IBM ThinkPad 380Z LCD Inverter


Glad to see you found your cable. The inverter would be my best guess, then possibly the back light, but more than likely the inverter. ... IBM ThinkPad 380ED

It wont power on. The power light comes on but


Try these troubleshooting tips, they may help.\015\012\015\012Power is on, but nobody is home….\015\012\015\012This is a common problem I see a lot and there can be multiple problems here. First off, if you have lost th ... Toshiba Satellite L45-S7423 Notebook

Video display blinks or system freezes


I've got a problem with IBM R32 thinkpad.\015\012when the system boot, nothing displays.\015\012i checked the LCD, LCD panel, LCD Cable, all in good conditions.\015\012sometime i can login and window is working properly,\015\0 ... IBM ThinkPad R32 2658 Notebook

Laptop to TV Hook Up


Reduce the video resolution on your "input". ... PC Laptops

IBM THINKPAD R30 DISPLAY PROBLEM


Hi.\015\012I've worked on several of these thinkpads which had this problem. There are a couple of things it could be depending on what the display actually looks like. If it "whites out" , or has lines.\015\012First, make sure the ribbon cable is co ... PC Laptops

ThinkPad repair from hell


Ive wondered about whether or not you can put a better screen on my t23 as well. i would suggest, if you happen to be a very good electrician, to maybe look up what each individual wire for the ribbon cable or motherboard ribbon cable input of the t2 ... IBM ThinkPad T23 2647 Notebook

IBM Thinkpad T30 users manual - IBM 11P8273 for Thinkpad 14.1" Flat Panel LCD Monitor


IBM Thinkpad T30, MT2366 & MT2367 Hardware Maintenance Manualhttp://www.elhvb.com/mobokive/edwin/laptops/IBM/THINKPAD%20T30.PDFNow,...I found this website that has the Users Manual for the IBM ThinkPad T30. htt ... IBM 11P8273 for Thinkpad 14.1" Flat Panel LCD Monitor

Yellow vertical line


Most of lines vertical or horizontal are defects in the screen that can't be repair unless you change the lcd screen, which is very expensive, in my experience this lines wont disaperar by any mean that I know, this monitors (all lcd) have a very del ... PC Laptops

Backlight Issue I noticed the lcd would not come on one day so I thought it had fried. I noticed the lcd would come on for less then a second then shut off. When it came on for that short period of time I could see the input from my computer. I took it apart and discovered the lcd worked fine but the backlight did not. All the lights inside will come on but they wont STAY on. Do you know what could be causing this problem?


... Princeton Digital LCD1711 17" LCD Monitor

No power when first plugged in the power light blinks


Ok I have posted a fix for this but I will do it again it will require some soldering technique unplug the unit from the wall and the computer and set it down on its face(lcd side down) open the back of the unit and disconnect the lcd unit and the ba ... Proview PL913S 19" Flat Panel LCD Monitor

Note book my dv 6000 note book monitor wont come on black screen


You most likely have a defective screen - a defective inverter or a CCFL lamp or simply the video cable needs reseating. After reseating the video cable and the problem is still there then :-\015\012To determine if you have a LCD screen or video card ... HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

Blank LCD screen


Hi,The description "comes on very faint" is indicative that the backlight is not turning on. The backlight as the name implies provide the illumination of the rear panel of the LCD display. It is made on 1 or more CCF La ... BenQ FP91G (Black, Silver) 19 inch LCD Monitor

Thinkpad t21 screen stopped working - IBM ThinkPad T21 Notebook


If the computer seems to boot up just fine, but is not displaying a picture, take a flashlight and shine it at an angle on the screen, and see if you can see a very faint image of what should be displayed. If this is the case then the backlight bulb ... IBM ThinkPad T21 Notebook

ThinkPad T40 screen problem


I have had a few old thinkpads (T21, 23) that had screen issues. I know that in these older models, there were issues with the LCD cable. Unfortunately, you have to take apart the LCD and play around with the flat cable that connects the MOBO to th ... IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook

No video on Ibm Thinkpad T23


Hii also have a t23, and i have messed around with the display a lot...there are several things to consider:1) your operating system. i would assume you are using windows xp, and that you dont get video even before the OS starts up ... IBM ThinkPad T23 2647 Notebook

ThinkPad T21 dark monitor. What part to change?


Seems like a bad inverter that needs changing ... PC Laptops
  • 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: 0.4264 seconds