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Q: pavilion dv9600 start screen blank if screen not fully open,...

pavilion dv9600 entertainment start screen blank if screen not fully open, external screen fine and shows login infoif fully open all is fine, after login screen to the pc it can be partially closed or pulled back and will operate in the window environment perfectly

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A: pavilion dv9600 start screen blank if screen not fully open,...

Hi @reneC, Good day! Thanks for posting your question in the HP Community. It is a terrific place to find answers and tips and to have the best experience in the HP forums. I read the post regarding issues with the display which works at a specific angle. I?ll be glad to assist you with this. You are a valued HP customer and we appreciate you greatly for doing business with HP. I have reviewed the situation and it is paramount that we address your issue. Thank you for giving us the privilege to assist you on this platform. You?ve done some awesome diagnosis and troubleshooting. Kudos to you on that score. . I would require more information regarding this to assist you better. When did this first occur? Please provide the complete model# of the unit.As this is an older computer, service options with HP may not be available as the parts for this unit is not supplied anymore by our business partners. I request you to contact a technician locally, like Best Buy or Staples and get the situation corrected. Hope this helps. Let me know how this goes. I genuinely hope the issue gets resolved without hassles and the unit works great. Please reach out for any issues and I'll be there to assist you. To simply say thanks, please click the "Thumbs Up" button to give me a Kudos to appreciate my efforts to help. If this helps, please mark this as ?Accepted Solution? as it will help several others with the same issue to get it resolved without hassles. Take care now and have a splendid week ahead.

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pavilion dv6000 start screen blank if screen not fully open, external screen fine and shows login infoif fully open all is fine, after login screen it can be partially  closed  or pulled back and will operate 

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When opened fully (at right angle) the screen is blank. I can initially see a very dim Thinkpad logo on boot but nothing else, no BIOS, grub or luks screens. Also during this time the bluetooth LED on the inverter is on. The thinklight still works as does external display: If I move the screen down towards the keyboard the display comes on and I can see the screen as normal and other inverter lights come on such as the battery light.WHILE DISPLAY IS DOWN IN KEYBOARD   PLEASE ANY ONE SUGGENST ME WHAT SHOULD I DO?    

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Initially my system got crashed while running and when it was recovering in the blue screen, I instead of letting it complete the recovery , hard booted my system by pressing power button for few seconds. After which when I started my system, I am constantly getting Blank screen on my laptop, even tried to start my system in Bios but no help, tried pressing various function keys at startup of windows like F2, F9, F10, F11 and also tried Esc key. All the time getting blank screen only. Even tried to remove any external usb and remove power cord and then battery. After pressing power button for few seconds, putting battery  and power cord back, still no use. Even tried removing the RAM and putting back. Also tried connecting to external monitor to check if there is any issue with laptop screen, didn't worked. I understand its probably an hardware issue, but I want to try to fix the issue myself instead of taking to service shop. Would really appreciate any sort of help regarding my issue, I have already went through numerous blogs but no help.  

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I have here my Mother in Laws C670-14D and its developed an issue whereby when you power up the screen is blank. it does have backlight and you hear the windows startup sound that you get before you login as windows starts up.

I can see the screen if I start in safe mode, in fact I'm using the PC in safe mode as I type this.

I did hae a similar problem in the past with another Toshiba laptop and that was windows 8, the issue was connected with power save settings but I've tried all of those and no luck. Also tried the remove battery suggestions, nothing has worked.

I'm guessing windows has done an update that is causing this but I'm at a loss and google has turned up nothing.

Running Windows 10 Home edition 64 bit

Any ideas anyone?

Thanks in advance

Steve

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I have an Acer AspireOne D150-1322. When the netbook is open less than 45 degrees I can view and work on the computer, but if I open it greater than that the screen starts flashing Grey, White, Red, Green, Blue, and other colors like it's during a screen test.

When I lower the screen to less than 45 degrees it is ok again. If I connect an external monitor to it, the display on the external monitor is fine if I open the netbook all the way, but still flashes different colors on the netbook.

Anyone seen this before?

Thanks.
 

A:Netbook Screen Not Working When Fully Open

My initial thoughts would be a dodgy connection somewhere. How old is the machine, is it still under warranty at all?

If not, you could always take the screen casing off and check the connections to the screen / inverter board. They are normally just plug in type cables and may have become loose.
 

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I have turn my notebook on twice and it was fine. After 1st time charge and the screen stays blank. The power n cap keys lights up tho. I would try hard reset but battery is built in. Any suggestion?

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Hi I have a pavilion p6 2442ea tower  all was working fine and 1 day I switched it on I got no beeps just a blank screen the fans all work OK, so I trI'd all the tips I was given but no luck ,and by mistake I left it running and a few days later I just come on all working fine for about 1hour but then it just stopped and went back to a blank screen  . Any help pls many thanks

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Pavilion boots up with no display this morning. Audio bootup is heard from Windows.wifi blue light on.power and speaker LEDs on.flashing led on hard drive flashing so accessing hard drive. tried... hardware reset.remove battery and drain charge from depressing power button while off and disconnect power.all external devices disconnected. same problem after hardware reset. appears so is running but no display.

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hi
i have problem with my laptop the screen is blank,but it work perfectly with an external monitor,i therefore assume the screen is faulty.replaced the new screen have not resolved the issue.Anybody has got any ideal i would be appriciated.
 

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was the screen replaced with the correct make and model...?

Did you change the inverter over from the old board or did it come with one, (inverter: a small board usually across the bottom of the screen)

when you fitted the board did you make sure you seated all the conenctions properly..
 

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Hi, I've been having problems with my display whenever I login.  When I login, the screen goes blank, but is backlit.  It will remain like this even if I close & open it.  The only thing that changes it is restart, where the screen goes to normal... until I login, and the cycle repeats.  Any help would be apprieciated!

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It seems like some virus. When I start the laptop,it starts fine and then yahoo messanger pop up comes,but the background remains blank.If I close messanger window, it remains blank for few minutes and then again messanger pops up. I cant open anything thru shortcut keys from keyboard.
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thanks inadvance.

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Hi!

I really need your help guys.
I installed some drivers for my iphone, install with no props, when asked to restart, I do.

(This have nothing to do with the iPhone)
When computer automatic power on, no screen is shown, no boot, and all LED's is on.

1st try:
I let i stay that way for 20 mins, when i look to it, the fan is running like hell, and ite hot! - FAILED

2nd:
I let it cool off, and try to power it on with alt key pressed - FAILED

3rd:
I take out AC, then battery and hold down power button for one minute, plug in AC and try again - FAILED

4th:
I take out HD, RAM, RTC battery, let it stand empty for and hour, put it all back - FAILED

5th:
I try to take out only RAM's and plugged them back in every diffrent way i could - FAILED

6th and last:
Plugged out HD, turned on the computer, and it acted like it never had been removed - LOL?

Im pretty stucked right now, all tests has been done in every diffrent way, with AC in and out.
Also had tried with boot cd in, and have read so many post here and on HP support with no luck.

HELP!!!!!!
 

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Oh, and its a HP Pavilion DV6 - 2150so
Windows 7 Home Premium x64 OS
 

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Hi I have a pavilion p6 2442ea tower  all was working fine and 1 day I switched it on I got no beeps just a blank screen the fans all work OK, so I trI'd all the tips I was given but no luck ,and by mistake I left it running and a few days later I just come on all working fine for about 1hour but then it just stopped and went back to a blank screen  . Any help pls many thanks

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Laptop stopped displaying after leaving it for an hour assumed it hibernated.  Attempted to wake it up with the space key, no luck.  Rebooted the system, no luck.  Noticed constant blinking led's on Cap Lock and Num Lock.  Left it off and plugged in for 2 days, it fired up.  Collected important files decided to reboot system, no luck since (about a month now)  History: started with XP updated to Windows 7 pro, then got updated to Windows10 pro.  Recent Battery messages at start up.  Decided to replace battery to see if this would solve the issure.  Left it Charging (think since no feed back) and attempted reboot, no luck.  Will attempt to recharge BIOS battery.  Have attempted RAM reinsertion method.  Noticed dark discoloration on the back of lid, could be indications of a burnt display.  Any other opinion/suggestions on trouble shooting would be appreciated  Thanks in advance all

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This problem has been persisting for a while now. Whenever I try to turn on my computer, the lights go on like it's booting up, but the screen stays completely blank. Not just dim or black, but off, completely blank. In other words, the computer essentially can't turn on. Any ideas?

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Plz anybody help yesterday i my dad gifted me a pavilion x2 windows 10 at morning it was working properly but after i had breakfast and tried to power it up the screen was on but it was blank only i can see my cursor plz help

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I have recently installed a new processor to my PC after the old one fried I kept getting a blue screen with a error message A_CLOCK_INTERRUPT_WAS_NOT_RECIVED_ON_A_SECONDARY_PROCESSOR_WITHIN_THE_ALLOCATED_TIME_INTERVAL after a whole lotta blue screens now the PC will turn on but nothing shows up on my display is there any way to fix this

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first of all, i have no background knowledge of this laptop, i was just givin it whenever one of my friends was fustrated about this problem.

Anyways, bacl to the laptop, whenever i turn it on the screen does that little dim light where you can tell the screen has power, then shows the HP logo. once the HP logo is gone, it goes right back to that dim lit screen and stays like that.

ive tryed waiting it out but after about 4 hours it still did that screen problem. the solution of taking out the battery and holding the power button did not work for it eathier, i tryed it multiple times. also pressing f8 or f11 at start up does not show up with anything.

I do not care about any files or programs on this computer, i just want it to work normally, i am probably going to end up selling it anyway so dont worry about trying to save my files while fixing it

thanks to anyone who can help me, this is really annoying me.
 

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I unplugged the power cord while my laptop was still on. It continued to run. I left it for a few hours and forgot that it was unplugged. When I came back it would not boot up and the screen remains completely dark. It just beeps for a total of ten times in what sound like five groups of two closer beeps. The light on the caps lock button also flashed with the same pattern.So far I have done a hard reset, reseated the two RAM cards and pulled the RAM cards out one by one and trying to start it with one card out or swapping them. The symptoms remain the same.I found a page that said two blinks or beeps mean there's a problem with the BIOS.Any help or suggestions?! Thanks!

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Recently, when I start my computer, the Asrock splash screen appears, followed by the pulsating windows logo. Once this is done, it moves on to a black screen with only the cursor visible. The cursor is movable but no key commands seem to do anything. Eventually the desktop appears but it can take up to two minutes and seems to be getting longer every time. I was also looking at my event log and found this entry: "The Religious Religion service failed to start due to the following error:
The system cannot find the file specified." I'm not very knowledgeable on the subject but "The Religious Religion service" sounds a lot like a virus. I'm not sure if these two things are connected, and an AV scan has turned up negative. Thanks for any help.

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Hello Everyone,

I have a hp pavilion p6126f desktop configured with an AMD Athlon 7750, 6GB DDR2 RAM, 750GB HHD, DVD BURNER and Integrated NVIDIA GEFORCE 9100. It has windows vista SP2 (home premium, 64bit) installed.

This was working great until suddenly when I press the power button this mourning and the power light on the power knob came on for a few seconds, fans etc were heard spinning up and then the light shuts off and this repeats unitl the power cable is pulled off. I installed a new working PSU with same results.

can anyone here assist me with this issue.

much thanks in advance.
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Have you checked that the CPU fan is running?

Try to boot from the Vista disc and also try tapping the F8 key at startup to see if you can get into safe mode. Report back.
 

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Hello there, Recently, the screen on my 23xi monitor started to go blank after some usage (the time varies).  When this happens, the power light on the right corner of the monitor remains lit, however the power button doesn't do anything when pressed.  I don't think it's my computer putting it to sleep, since I've already checked my power settings for that, as well as the ones on the monitor's OSD.  The only way I can get a video image back is by unplugging and replugging the power connector located on the back.  I've had the monitor for only a year and a half.  Any ideas? Thanks!

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GLP65, welcome to the forum. Have you tried the monitor with another computer?  This would be my first suggestion.  This will let you know if it has anything to do with your computer. Please click the "Thumbs up + button" if I have helped you and click "Accept as Solution" if your problem is solved.

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After a hard reset my laptop has a blank screen that has the hp logo that goes on and off

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please analyze my hijackthis log. i can't log into my email account on this particular computer only. i also have other problems with links on other websites. i also have a virus or something that plays music and commercials randomly, usually after i've run a program that plays music. please help, i've been dealing with these problems for weeks.

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Scan saved at 8:46:47 PM, on 8/7/2008
Platform: Windows Vista SP1 (WinNT 6.00.1905)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6001.18000)
Boot mode: Normal

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Hardware Dell AMD desktop, 3 GB ram, pre-loaded from dell with Vista, SP 2 is installed.

Initial problem: Windows screen went black, Icons still show and was able to open IE. It was not full function, lost fav and it did not remember me when I went to know sites that use to have my data. Also in the lower right hand corner of the black screen it said I was not running a genuin copy of windows vista.

It would not allow me to do a restore in normal mode. Booted in safe mode and was able to restore to a previous date.

When I booted back up in normal mode all looked fine, went to start IE and it comes up with a white screen for about 3 seconds then just closes back down. Can start IE from safe mode but it still has limited function.

MCafee anti-virus is current
Installed Malwarebytes while in safe mode, ran it and it found 3 problems, deleted the files but the problem still exists. Can not tell you which MB fixed, I did not write them down.

Should I try downloading IE 8 while in safe mode, install it and then re-boot in normal mode?

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See this MS website: Internet Explorer opens, flashes, and then closes immediately when you start it

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My laptop was working fine the other day... Came back to it the next morning and the screen wouldn't come on and it kept resetting every 30 seconds or so. Once I finally got it to boot and get to sign in page the screen was all scrambled. But, everything else worked I could log in but couldn't do anything...

Anyone got a solution?

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Make sure that you didn't leave a CD/DVD in the drive. Have a read here:http://support.microsoft.com/?scid=kb;en-us;314503

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Hi and welcome to TSF have you tried running a start up repair Startup Repair: frequently asked questions

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Did you try the fixmbr command from the XP Recovery Console?Louis

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Screen occasionally went blank before but fixed when I closed and reopened the lid.Now the screen does not work at all. When I start up the fan starts but the screen stays blank. Have tried taking out the battery

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Was overclocking my ati x-800 though ntune, it locked up and i restarted. It doesn't show anything on the screen when I restart. I reset the cmos, but nothing. Don't know what to do next?

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Hello, I have an Hp dv7 laptop. When I start up the computer I get a completely blank screen. I have turned it on and off a few times. One of the times when I pressed a bunch of buttons the screen would go fuzzy then back to blank. The caps lock button keeps flashing and that's about all the information I have.
Is there anything I can do?
or any Idea what the problem is?
 
Thanks,
 
Adam
 

A:blank screen on start-up

Have you consulted your user manual to determine what the flashing caps lock means?

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Hi All,Would appreciate some help with my current problem which leaves the system frozen.The cursor moves around ok but apart from a line down the screen about quarter way in from the left,the screen is blank. I am running
System details are as follows:HP Compaq DX2200 MT Intel ® Pentium ® 4CPU 3.20 GHZ,896 MB ram.
Microsoft windows XP version 2002 service pack 3
Browser 8, virus protection-Bitdefender.

I have been able to get the page up after hitting Control,Alt, Delete and this shows zero action on the CPU.
After about 30 mins the system gets going and starts up.I have at this point had a message to say that the firewall protection is switched off. Does this sound like some kind of contention between programs I am running or,perhaps a virus lurking somewhere.
At present the system is running normally and next time I switch on it may be fine.If it is a hardware prob I will probably junk the machine as it is getting a bit past it now.
many thanks
Sandybay

A:Blank screen after start-up

Hi Sandybay -Please use Speccy to provide details of your computer's configuration.Download, install, and runAfter Speccy has finished gathering information, click File > Publish SnapshotIn the Publish Snapshot dialog box, click Yes to enable Speccy to proceed.A web address will be displayed, click Copy to Clipboard and paste it in your next post.This will help us see some hardware an some software problems -Thank You -

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