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Old 03-17-2004, 07:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Green tinted LCD

Just replaced the mobo on my Dell Inspiron 3200 D300XT because the original one fried -- unknown cause.

Now my LCD is tinted green PLUS the fan stops running after about 5 seconds into the boot process. It never comes back on. I replaced the fan with the same results.

Any tips or suggestions? I have checked for unseated plugs and loose wiring but they seem to be okay. External monitor color is normal.

Thanks!
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Old 03-17-2004, 09:29 PM   #2 (permalink)
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If more than one thing is crapping out, I'd suggest checking your power supply. What other things happen when you boot?
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Old 03-18-2004, 05:08 AM   #3 (permalink)
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No other malfunction -- unit will continue boot and Win98SE operates normally from that point forward - just that the lcd stays green and the fan never comes back on. I continue using the laptop but only with the "laptop cooler" ON.
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my tv turned green when I had the speakers too close to it...same problem maybe for you?
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Old 03-18-2004, 05:54 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Thanks for the reply, but my Dell is a laptop so don't believe that is my problem this time.........:bald:
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