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Posted on 2010-11-17
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I have a Dell inspiron  6400 and the screen is faded with a shimmer.  It happened suddenly.  no bumps as far as i know.  I would appreciate any ideas as to fix.
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by:jplato
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Try hitting FN+F8 if that does not work. Hook up a monitor to the laptop do you get video?
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Works fine on connected monitor
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Sounds like either a bad lcd inverter or a bad LCD Screen
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Thanks appreciate the help
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