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Old 01-11-2007, 11:50 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Laptop powers on, but no display

Hi everybody,

I have received a Meccer(never heard about this brand before) laptop from South Africa as a present but when I tried plugging it in, there is no display.I can hear the fans working and the processor but there is no image.Furthermore South Africa uses 220v and I live in Canada which uses 110v, could this be the problem?Not enough juice?I also connected it to an external monitor but still no display. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

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You could buy a power inverter and see if that works. You can get them from Radio Shack or The Source CC.
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