Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T23 Notebook ?

Last night i pressed something on my laptop and it froze. I couldnt even press CTRL ALT Delete. So i held the power button down to turn it off, then when i tried to turn it back on again, the light came on to indicate it was on, but the screen stayed black. I have tried running the battery out then recharging, this didnt work. Please could you suggest anything else? Bearing in mind that all i know about computers is how to get in facebook! =)


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If you say the screen is black , if you look real hard can you see a faint image on the screen at all ....somtimes when a part for the screen fails you can see a faint image ...or try hooking it to an external monitor...there should be a connector on the side or back to hook to, and see if it gives you picture ...then you know if the laptop is working fine and it is just the lcd screen
Hello!
Great description of your problem, can you elaborate? what was pressed to freeze the program?
Have you the bootable disc for your operating system i.e. Windows? if Vista? power up the Lap Top pop the system cd in the drive then shut down.
Cold boot and you should be ask if you want to boot from cd? press any key (Do this) you should then see Windows loading files then you will be asked Location? U.k. England London etc., select your area.
Key board layout next, i.e. English or U.S. layout? find the area you require by drop down list. Remember choosing U.S. if in U.K. will change Layout Of £ & $ after selection the next page will ask for either full install? Upgrade? or repair? click on repair and hopefully you are Fixya'd & back to normal.
Please remeber me if you are sorted by leaving your response.
Good Luck!
Paul 'W'
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