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Dell Inspiron E1505 (Silver) Keeps Going To Black Screen

Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot Forums are dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. does anyone about how much it would cost to get this fixed, or should i just fork up the dough for another computer? The screws hold the video card and fan to the board connectors. Did you actually open up the display assembly and reseat the video cable on the back of the LCD screen, not just on the motherboard? his comment is here

I plugged the AC adapter and tried to turn on the laptop. But I'll get more into the performance later after I've had a better chance to play around with it. Just Black Screen no Windows XP. I then hooked the computer up to an external monitor and the image was able to display properly on the external monitor.

Before you replace the cable, try reseating connectors on the motherboard and LCD screen. I understand that it’s very unlikely that both memory modules fail at the same time, but anyway. If the LCD screen in your laptop works but it's very dim, most likely you have a faulty inverter board. Got FireFox 2.0, Picasa2, OpenOffice 2.2, DeltaCAD, iTunes, FileZilla, TweakUI, Pinnacle Studio Plus, Adobe Photoshop 7.0, and the list keeps going.

I had another guy repair it a week ago. Solution? Justin Lancaster says: March 11, 2009 at 10:10 am Thanks Repair Man! If it doesn't help, apparently your failure is related to the backlight lamp.

This is because a controller circuit board behind the LCD scre ... Kenny Hendrick March 10, 2008 | p.s….this is the second time i've taken it all apart but this time it's a few steps further…there's never been video out of this machine On the picture above you see some typical looking inverter boards found in laptop computers. Till I read this original post and thought perhaps the screen is not being detected and therefore causing a boot problem.

I flashed the BIOS successfully to the latest version. It's not software related, right? You can also try moving it to the second slot. Also, it works fine hooked to an external monitor.

When I get a laptop like yours for repair, I usually take it apart completely and minimize to a bare minimum. http://newwikipost.org/topic/8XfLroiTSSO5a80qkXT8sZ2XRMv8nJWR/Dell-Inspiron-1000-will-run-but-screen-remains-black.html I have a solution for the resolution probleme, Please read.\015\012\015\012As all of us, I have the SAME probleme with the graphics.\015\012\015\012After having my computer crashed and out of warranty, (and after Figured I would take one more closer look at the mother board to see if anything looked out of place. Repair Man says: May 8, 2009 at 9:05 am tom, i never repaired any laptop but replacing the inverter was easy.

I have to move the screen around normally to correct it. this content today i can no longer get lucky and get it turn turn on, can you tell me all the steps i need to follow to try and fix this? Could the bad inverter also be tied into the wireless antennae? Kenny Hendrick March 10, 2008 | Hello and many thanks for this website… I have a relatively new laptop that came in here R3430 and all the lights come on all

What should I do? However, the screen remains extremely dark all the time with only a very dim image outline (can be seen with a flashlight). If you're still under warranty, you'll need to send it back to Acer to be repaired. ... weblink Unfortunately, my laptop is not in the list of the eligible models, anyway, I'll write back to the HP support to let them know that their suggestions didn't work.

I am able to get little flickers of full color (1-2 seconds tops) if I close the lid then re-open the lid. Join the community here. However, when it runs on battery, I have yet to see my backlight turn off.


I replaced the inverter, worked great for a few hours. tried another inverter, same dark screen tried another screen, same dark screen took some more apart and checked the screen cable were seated at board, same dark screen. I have a HP-Compaq NC2400 in which the screen shows color although with red tint for about 5-10 seconds, afterward, it turns dark although everything still work, internet, et cetera, all Sorry for the length of this post but thought it best to get as much info as possible in at first thanks for any help you can give!!!!

Questions tagged as: e1505 help with e1505 gaming I cant get my dell to play counterstrike source or HL2 deathmatch View answers Dell e1505 I was going to upgrade to Yep, your description in the previous comment doesn't sound like a problem with the inverter. Now to try out burning a DVD, and see how long it takes. check over here I tried connecting my screen to the compaq, but no video came up and the inverter seemed to start to heat up.

You can check the cables connected to the inverter board and try reconnecting. Still….while turning on the system my computer starts with florescent green color earlier it used to be blue and black)screen. View answers E1505 - Replacing Mobo - Compatibility Issues? It's totally out now.

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