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Old 03-02-2006, 01:12 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Laptop screen

My laptop was working perfectly earlier, put it into hibernation to go out.
When i came back the screen isnt working when i hold fn and press f11 it flickers and dissapears, works on the plasma.
Any ideas, cheers.

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Old 03-02-2006, 02:38 PM   #2 (permalink)
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did your screen get scratched by a pin or touched by something?

thats the only way a laptop screen can go out.

P.S. What is the resolution set at?

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Old 03-02-2006, 03:15 PM   #3 (permalink)
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resolutions at 1024 x 768, didn't touch it just put the screen down when i put it into hibernation. It's still under warranty so if it's broke i'll take it back tomorrow.
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Old 03-04-2006, 11:05 AM   #4 (permalink)
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What kind of laptop is it ???

had the same problem with a Dell. They seemed to know about this before I was done explaining it to them.... It's a problem with the screen and/or ribbon cable...

They will fix it for free...
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Old 03-04-2006, 11:40 AM   #5 (permalink)
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I'm pretty sure they will fix it for free.
It's a packard bell e6100.
Just got an email from customer service at head office, asking me the managers name. So hopefully good news coming my way.
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