Black screen on Inspiron E1505

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george jung - Jul 17, 2010 at 03:50 PM
 Blocked Profile - Jul 19, 2010 at 07:12 AM
I've read the various problems/ resolutions suggested here; I think mine is a bit different.

The screen may/maynot initially come on, but perhaps not as bright as 'normal'. This happened suddenly, resolved for a very short time after rebooting, would come on, only infrequently, and for variable amount of time. I tried the solution Nanna suggested; the screen lit up, faintly and briefly (we're talking a few seconds) before a return to black. What I've noticed is - the screen, dimly lit, goes out immediately when I open the lid past, say, 30 degrees.

The computer seems to work with an external monitor, though on occasion the screen will go black for a few seconds, and on without intervention. I have other, software issues, and my keyboard has sticky numerical keys.

So.... Ccfl tube? magnetic switch? Inverter? short in my cable? Is there a cure, or should I have a viking funeral?

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Jul 19, 2010 at 07:12 AM
Dear Sir,

Please get the problem solved by getting through the following instructions.

https://ccm.net/computing/hardware/1535-computer-boots-to-black-screen/

Thank you.
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