Solved

dell laptop white screen

Posted on 2010-11-17
5
611 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-09
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.
0
Comment
Question by:kcc12
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:jplato
ID: 34161413
Try hitting FN+F8 if that does not work. Hook up a monitor to the laptop do you get video?
0
 

Author Comment

by:kcc12
ID: 34161466
Works fine on connected monitor
0
 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
jplato earned 250 total points
ID: 34161477
Sounds like either a bad lcd inverter or a bad LCD Screen
0
 

Author Comment

by:kcc12
ID: 34161522
Thanks appreciate the help
0
 
LVL 92

Expert Comment

by:nobus
ID: 34162031
0

Featured Post

Portable, direct connect server access

The ATEN CV211 connects a laptop directly to any server allowing you instant access to perform data maintenance and local operations, for quick troubleshooting, updating, service and repair.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Display on external monitor 8 68
A process in Win 10, named "CommRecovery", what does it do? 3 253
intel CPUs suffix question.. 4 99
netbook or notebook 8 37
Computer running slow? Taking forever to open a folder, documents, or any programs that you didn't have an issue with before? Here are a few steps to help speed it up. The programs mentioned below ALL have free versions, you can buy them if you w…
Arrow Electronics was searching for a KVM  (Keyboard/Video/Mouse) switch that could display on one single monitor the current status of all units being tested on the rack.
Finding and deleting duplicate (picture) files can be a time consuming task. My wife and I, our three kids and their families all share one dilemma: Managing our pictures. Between desktops, laptops, phones, tablets, and cameras; over the last decade…

710 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question