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  • Forum Thread: M17X R4 Black Screen w/o power
    My unit is currently under warranty. My problem is that my screen is not powering on, stays black, sometimes, although now it every time. Opening and closing the lid sometime helps, but now it seem I need to slightly torque the screen left to right i to get the screen to power on. Even adjusting the...
  • Forum Thread: DELL XPS L502X BROKEN SCREEN NOT SHOWING VIA HDMI WHEN BOOTING
    I HAVE A DELL XPS L502X LAPTOP USE IT FOR GAMING AND INTERNET STUFF.I LOVE IT COZ IT MANAGES TO PLAY ANY GAME I WANT TO PLAY.BUT THE PROBLEM IS IT HAS A BROKEN SCREEN.I MANAGED TO INSTALL WINDOWS SOMETIME BACK WHEN THE CREEN WAS HALF BROKEN BUT NOW IT IS COMPLETELY BROKEN AND I NEED TO ACCESS THE BIOS...
  • Forum Thread: Black screen with coded writing on start up HELP
    Hi, I have a dell Inspiron 1545, today I turned it on and on start up the dell logo shows then it goes straight to a black screen with a white flickering curser to then show a very strange white coded message, along the lines of the below but missing a few of the characters as they are not available...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 15 3521 black screen after updates
    While using my laptop last night, I was prompted to reboot in order to install some updates. I selected restart now, and after the restart, it appeared that the updates took place without issue. I was then prompted to login again and, once I did, a black screen. I could move the mouse and see the cursor...
  • Forum Thread: Sonar Ping and Black Screen
    Hi, My laptop when I start or restart it will not turn on it`s screen and will just emit this pinging sound repeatedly . I can only get ride of this some times if I close it plug it in and them start it again. but it takes me a few times. I've ran all the diagnostics and it says nothing is wrong...
  • Forum Thread: black screen with request for password
    Well, reduced to this after over 10 attempts to contact Dell by phone (no returned calls) by chat (never worked until tonight. I was so relieved to get through only to read that I could neither chat nor email. Owned Inspiron I5 for almost 9 months and it has worked a total of one month during that entire...
  • Forum Reply: RE: Black Screen
    Yep. Just recently did the windows update.I have brought my laptop to get fixed €89. Probably a rip off but worth it so I can have my laptop back!
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 15R-5521, WINDOWS 8. Black Screen after entering password.
    My machine was working fine. I shut it down normally. A few hours later I started it again and I have this issue. Press START Get as far as the password screen. Everything looks normal. Enter password and hit ENTER Black screen. If I CTRL-ALT-DEL I get options for LOCK, Switch user, Sign...
  • Forum Thread: 8beeps unable to on screen
    I have a dell inspirion 15 that just recently garnered the 8 beeps, black screen at startup. I recently had to move so I could now address the problem promptly. Now, even with the power chord plugged in, the laptop will not even turn on to give me the 8 beeps. I've barely had the computer 3 years...
  • Forum Thread: 8 beeps unable to on screen
    I have a dell inspirion n5110 that just recently garnered the seven beeps, black screen at startup. I recently had to move so I could now address the problem promptly. Now, even with the power chord plugged in, the laptop will not even turn on to give me the seven beeps. I've barely had the computer...
  • Forum Thread: DELL XPS 1330 partial Black Screen Problem. Advice needed.
    HI, looking for advice. I own DELL XPS 1330 with NVIDIA GeForce 8400M GS and recently I got strange problem which I can not figure out. When I'm starting computer once in a while bios startup screen is black and on Window 7 screen i got on right side black vertical line on about 20% of screen....
  • Forum Thread: Windows 8.1 update black screen
    Please help I have an Dell Inspiron N5040 my husband did an windows update to 8.1 now it's a black screen. I tried to go in safe mode and still have a black screen. What can I do to resolve this issue. I did all the step to try to resolve nothing is working.
  • Forum Thread: Dell XPS 15 stuck at Dell screen
    Hi, I'm using a Dell XPS 15 which is less then a year, this morning it stuck at Dell screen. I have done a VGA test an it pass. But when I go to the diagnostic test (F12) it is just blank. Please urgently need help. FYI it running on windows 8 at it is preinstall without any DVD. I have call Dell...
  • Forum Thread: White vertical lines while booting up and blank screen in display
    Hi, I have dell studio 1537 laptop. Laptop has problem with the display. Laptop boots up with a white vertical lines and there will be no display after that. Only a blank screen will be displayed. Some times Laptop is working fine, but even then if i play some movies, display will go off. I have given...
  • Forum Thread: Dell n5110 i3 blue screen
    Hi, I am facing frequent blue screen issues. I have reinstalled the windows and everything was formatted however problem is still the same. 5584.Minidump.zip I have also downloaded recent drivers from dell. Mini dump files attached. Kindly suggest.
  • Forum Thread: Latitude E5530 Randomly Crashes When Not Plugged In
    I've had my laptop for just barely a year now, but this problem has been going on for a few months now and I haven't been able to find a way to fix it. When the laptop isn't plugged in it will randomly shut down. Just a black screen and I have to reboot everything. This usually happens...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 14z 5423 Screen is Black
    The screen on my Inspiron 14z 5423 is black but I do have video when attached to a monitor via the HDMI connection. Does the screen have an inverter that needs to be replaced or is there another repair I need to consider. Thanks for the assistance.
  • Forum Thread: Screen shuts down and does not start again
    For the past months my screen would randomly shut down for a second then come back up and the issue would solve itself after some time, but now, after 10-15 minutes from starting, my Dell Inspiron N5110 i7's screen just shuts down and never starts again. I have to shut the computer, wait for about...
  • Forum Thread: Screen turns black on Inspiron 1721, yet will show up on external
    my sons laptop which i purchased used off a friend,and the monitor turns black as its starting up. When i plug it in to an external monitor, it works fine on the other screen. im running a test right now that takes 30 minutes. i will keep you posted. I should also say, usually it will start working fine...
  • Forum Thread: dell inspiron n5110 screen shuts off
    when I tap with my fingers on the laptop next to the touchpad the screen shuts down as if I pressed the screen on\off key how ever it doesn't turn back on unless I restart it I tried Bios - safe mode all the same any help ?
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 1525 black screen sometimes. Hardware/Software?
    I have an Inspiron 1525 laptop from 2008 running Vista 32 bits. Two weeks ago I got a nasty virus that was driving my computer crazy, so I was recommended to run Norton Power Eraser to get rid of malware. This program deleted certain things, but my computer didn't seem to be working again properly...
  • Forum Thread: MY LAPTOP INSPIRON N5010 WENT BLACK AND NOW BEEPS 8
    MY LAPTOP INSPIRON N5010 WENT BLACK AND NOW BEEPS 8. I CONNECTED IT TO DIFFERENT MONITOR IS ABLE TO BOOT UP IN SAFE MODE ANYONE HAS ANY IDEA WHATS PROBLEM EXACTLY?
  • Forum Thread: Latitude E6410 -How can I wake up my laptop after the screen goes black (requires hard shutdown and reboot)
    Hi Forum : This Latitude E6410 is my 4th dell laptop, (3 desktops too) so I thought I was familiar with their behaviour. Nevertheless a new issue has arisen, when idle for some time the screen goes blank, similar to my other machines. Usually I press enter, they wake up and I carry on with my work.....
  • Forum Thread: Bought new inspiron 17 from dell, screen goes black for no reason?
    I just got my new laptop this week, and everything is good with it, except out of nowhere, the screen will go black on me and wont come back until you move the mouse. Its not that it sits for a certain amount of time, you can be in the middle of doing something while using the mouse and it goes black...
  • Forum Reply: RE: blank screen after bios update - Latitude E6410
    I have the same issue with my DELL LATITUDE E6410 laptop. I have upgraded the Bios as recommended to try and overcome the crippling throttling effects caused by overheating of the graphics chip (apparently). I installed Bios A09 and it never booted up again. Just sits there whirring with a black screen...