Having problems with your Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook ?

Aspire 5100 Recently while using my notebook, I had a problem similar to what Im reading about with the black screen. I have lights indicating hard drive is active but the screen has no activity. No blinking, no flashing, nothing. It sits as it is turned off. I also noticed that I have no keyboard control either. hitting the caps lock key does not turn on the cap key indicator light. I cannot do a safeboot, I cannot tell weather anything is loaded correctly. I checked all my connections and it s


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Rojam47,
First thing to do is to try to hook up an external monitor. If that works OK, you will have verified that you have an LCD display problem.
Before I can go any further, I'd need to know if there is a faint image on the LCD during operation. You may have to hold a flashlight up to the screen at an angle to see this.
As soon as you let me know, we'll continue on to the next step.
Ron-
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