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Q: laptop screen blink after interval of seconds

my laptop core i 3 hp pavilion series 4 gb ram, 500 gb hd, 2.4 processors has a problem is that its screen blink after interval of seconds, whats the matter ? have there any solution?

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Hi,I am using my HP Pavilion DV6 7023tx laptop. It is 1 year 3 months older(warrenty expired). It was working fine but one evening i found it start with black screen and caps lock blink twich every 2/3 seconds and after some times it's getting hot. I have tried to solve the issue accoroding to the following link http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c01732674  It looks like BIOS corruption failure. but it will not automatically recovering that mentioned in post. So what should i do now? Could you guys tell me what should i do? Thanks in advance. Product Information:===============HP Pavilion DV6 7023txSerial No : 2CE22927FGProduct ID: B3J66PA 











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A:Blank Screen; Caps lock Blink Twice Every 2/3 Seconds with o...

Hello SuperMario1, Thanks for your response. The last thing i did, remove CMOS battery and after a few minutes i plugged it.Then connect AC power adapter and press power button.Laptop starts but gives a error message "The CMOS checksum is invalid, The BIOS will be reset to the default configuration and will be rebooted."Finally laptop start normally. It works fine ... But same problem when i restart"blank screen caps lock blink 2 times every 3/4 sec" So finally1. remove CMOS battery and after a few minutes i plugged it again2. connect AC power adapter and press power button3. laptops starts normally (with a error msg same as previous)4. Upgrade bios to F.29(previously i had F.24)5. Everythings works fine (restart/shutdown have no effect)   Nirupam Chandra Modak

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I had previously hooked this up to my big screen via the hdmi.  The next morning I went to turn it on and got nothing.  Holding the power button down with power plugged in, not plugged in any combination for 1 - 120 seconds produces the same exact result.  The little light on the " i " lights up for exactly 4 seconds and then nothing.  I have tried a different power cord and get the exact same result.  I have tried using the emergency reset with a needle on the back of the device...same result. Any help would be great.

A:Yoga won't boot. Red light comes on for 4 seconds no blink.

Can you clarify when you say it "lights up for exactly 4 seconds", is it a solid light or a blinking light?

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My Compaq 615 laptop screen doesn't come on, instead it blinks capslock 5 times. What shlould I do? It has an AMD Athlon X2 processor, with Radeon 3200 graphics. I didn't install any new software or hardware recently. All I did was work with the system at night, shut it down, and when I turned it on the following morning, the screen refused to come up, but the caps lock blinks 5 times.

A:Caps lock blink 5 times on Compaq 615 laptop, but screen doe...

Sorry to hear that. Please refer to the Blank Screen LED Error Codes document from HP Support. It sounds like a "General system board failure." The explanation says to contact HP for assistance. The motherboard might need to be replaced, and you will probably require the assistance of a technician to fix the problem. 

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my laptop when plays The Sims 3 it turned black but i can see the cursor and it blinks like goes completely black then goes black with the cursor and then it does that til i have to shut it off. It sometimes just completely shuts off randomly, it sometimes shows me the blue screen then restarts. With other games like Diner Dash, it will be okay for a little while approximately ten to 15 minutes or so and then it shuts out of the game. Its full screen and then it goes to the homes screen. Its been really slow too and lagging a lot, this is not like my computer at all. This laptop is fairly new only maybe two years old. Iv tryed a lot of things such as updating software and drivers, iv downloaded drivers from the internet, done malware scans nothing comes up. Iv tryed the list of things to do on the windows website if you get the blue screen http://windows.microsoft.com/en-GB/windows7/Resolving-stop-blue-screen-errors-in-Windows-7#section_1 I recently had my screen replaced because my screen got cracked. Other than that no big changes have been made. I appreciate any help and support i get to my answer.
 

A:Why does my laptop screen go black , blink repeatedly and shut out of games?

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After normal use and simply closing my laptop, it will not reboot.  I have had this happen before and was able to reboot by restarting. Following various forum instructions, I've removed the battery and attempted recovery from discs several times.  I've connected the unit to my smart tv, but cannot see my computer screen on the tv monitor.   What's happening now: When I turn on the laptop, the caps/num lock LEDs blink once.  There's power, but the fan seems quieter than usual.  It has been a little loud and running a little warmer recently.  The light at the power cord is white, and the light on the touch pad is on/white.  The wifi light and sound light are both red. Any advice?





Lisa

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Operating System: Windows 7 Ultimate
System Manufacturer:HP
System Model: Hp Pavilion DV6718CA Notebook PC
Processor: AMD TURION64 X2 (1.90GHz)
Memory: 2GB RAM

When I start my laptop it display the Hp screen as usual but after that instead of booting it display a blank screen with white cursor blinking at the top LEFT corner, the fan is working like... after 3 minutes of waiting the Windows 7 logo appears and Windows Starts. I thought the problem might be that the bootloader got corrupted or something, so I tried booting with Windows 7 CD both but no change still same blank screen with white blinking cursor But Now it gives me Operating System not Found after 3 Minutes Windows Starts Normally. Please note that I have been able to enter Bios setup and change the booting option as well. Bios was showing all the hardware as it usually shows. I Tried to change the HardDisK But the Problem Remained.
When I try to Press F11 recovery button it performs same thing, blank screen with blinking cursor.
I Also Tried to Format but because when i boot it doesnt take the cd and remain with the blank screen with blinking cursor. After Window Started I Entered and run the setup.exe and installed Windows again but the problem was not solved !!!

Any Help ???

A:Laptop starts to a blank screen with white cursor blink

Is this a brand new computer? When did this start happening?

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Hello,

Can anyone please help me? My laptop's screen keeps going dark after being on for only a few seconds. When the screen goes dark, I have to move my mouse around to get the screen to come back on which it usually does. After a few minutes of doing this, my screen stays on. I am running Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit. I do have McAfee anti-virus protection. I just recently ran a virus scan which came up clear of any viruses. I also tried adjusting when the screen goes dark which did not help. Not sure if I have a virus or whats going on. Any help would be appreciated.

Thank you,

John
 

A:HELP! Laptop screen goes dark after a few seconds.

Check your power management settings to not turn off the screen.
 

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I have a HP dv611us laptop when I turn it on there are blurry white lines across with the HP in center for about 10 seconds then nothing.I hook another LCD monitor and the HP will come up then when the laptop screem goes off so does the LCD monitor. Also during this the laptop reboots every 30 seconds. could that be the motherboard?
 

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As i turn it on the HP logo appears and the rolling circle underneath it rolls a couple of times before it stops and dissapears, when the screen goes blank and doesn't respond. The laptop is still on and the screen is on and working, its just black. No error messages.

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As i turn it on the HP logo appears and the rolling circle underneath it rolls a couple of times before it stops and dissapears, when the screen goes blank and doesn't respond. The laptop is still on and the screen is on and working, its just black. No error messages.

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Hi Guys,

Im having some problem with my Packard Bell EasyNote TJ61 - I powered it on and the fans whirred like normal and the lights on the keyboard came on like normal - the power button lit up. But the screen stayed black. Then the fans went silent after 5 seconds and it sounded like it was switched off but all the lights were still on - the power, hard drive and keyboard ones. I noticed if I run my finger over the touch pad buttons for volume etc they light up so im not sure whats wrong.

I replaced the screen on the laptop the other day and it was working fine until last night and this has happened. Any suggestions?

I've tried replacing ram / replacing hard drive / pulling the cmos battery for 30mins / unplugging and trying the 30 seconds power button trick but nothing.

Any suggestions?
 

A:Laptop Power On - Screen Stays Black - Fan Goes Off 5 Seconds

If you have a PC monitor connect it to the laptop and see if you get a display on it.

Also check the laptop screen for a dim image, shining a light onto it may make it more visible.

What was wrong that made you replace the screen ?
 

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I am having serious issue with another laptop (used for church work). I turned the ACER on,
had a noise, screen remained black, and power went off. I removed the battery, waited, turned it
back on-same result. This laptop is not under warranty. and is only used with a church application
software. The laptop is always plugged in, but with power off. Only used once a week for an hour. TIA.
 

A:lose power on laptop within 5 seconds-black screen

1. What kind of noise? A beep, hiss, grinding...

2. So you never see a thing on the screen? If this is true, the video chip might be gone.

3. If a computer shuts down, 90% of the time it is due to a heat issue. How old is the laptop? Has it ever been cleaned of accumulated dust?
 

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Hello, I got my LAPTOP for over a year now and never had this problem. 2 days ago it started and the random crashes occured. The PC just freezes, nothing reacts anymore (no CTRL + ALT + DEL or anything). If you played any music, that stops aswell. The current picture stays on the monitor,,pointer freezes aswell and you can just shutdown the hard way.


happens at random,,,if going well may pass 3-4 hours okay,,but then after the first freeze ,,if i start it back quickly without giving time,, its more likely to freeze again. After 2-3 quick freezes n shutdowns n starts,, it gets so irritated that it just fails to start,,like after pressing start button,,light would come up in it,,seems like starting up,,but 6-7 seconds of struggle,,then DIES AGAIN. So,,i wait 10-15 minutes,, to successfully start it back up.



SYSTEM CONFIG - DELL studio 1558,, windows 7 home premium,,no SP,,4gb RAM,,intel core i5 cpu M 520 @ 2.4ghz,, Graphic card - ATI MOBILITY radeon 1gb .


what i have tried :-
1) checked temperature,,its been around 50 deg at start,, seems ok considering i live in hot country. while playing FLASH GAME goes onto 80 deg sometimes but In past 1 year of using the PC I never had any problems with overheating, even when I had it turned on for 2 days . It used to lag badly at most,,but never freeze.

2) doesnt seem like RAM,,i have taken out 1 RAM stick,,and tried running on other n vice versa,,but it freezes on both. checked both RAM sticks with WINDOWS MEMORY D... Read more

A:total LAPTOP freeze at random interval

Download a program such as Speedfan to monitor your temps while using the computer
SpeedFan - Access temperature sensor in your computer

You can also get a can of air and blow out all the fan vents to make sure they're no clogged with dust

Download and burn Memtest86 - Run for 7-8 passes - RAM - Test with Memtest86+ - Windows 7 Forums

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I'm trying to fix a friend's computer. It's a Dell Inspiron 6000 laptop. I can't give more detailed specs because it's not in front of me. The problem is that after about 30 seconds after powering on, the screen goes dark. It happens no matter what - either a normal boot or a boot straight into BIOS. The screen goes completely dark but the power LED stays lit.

Obviously the problem isn't with the LCD/backlight, because the BIOS screen appears fine, although it doesn't stay on. I don't think the problem is with power either because we were running it off AC and the indicator light on the power supply stayed on. Plus the power LED stays lit and according to the BIOS, the battery is at 100%. It happens to consistently to be a loose wire or bad connection.

I have been checking out the different BIOS options, although it is hard when the screen keeps failing. I don't see anything that could cause this.

My theories, not that I am an expert at all, is it could be some kind of a screen saver or power management feature that keeps shutting down the monitor to save the screen or power. Or a temperature issue. By the way, are screen savers even necessary on a laptop? Or perhaps the problem is with the monitor switching feature - we're going to try hooking it up to an external monitor to see what happens.

So what's going on, and how do I fix it?
 

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So I know this isnt a big problem, but my parents got new laptops and I figured id hook em up with windows 10 since I have loved it. Well they have had nothing but problems blah blah blah, they just dont like change. One actual problem my father is having though is when he starts up his laptop.

Normally on his laptop it shows the hp symbol, than immediately the Win 10 lock screen that you click and than sign in. Since upgrading to Win 10 the laptop shows the HP Symbol, than sits at a black screen for 15 or more seconds until the mouse shows up, and than the lock screen.

He using an HP Envy 17 so its a decent laptop, pretty brand new only a couple months old, with Win 8 it used to be instant lock screen from the HP logo. Already went into the power settings to make sure the quick startup option was enabled and I upgraded the video card to the latest build. Any clue on how to fix this?

A:After win 10 upgrade, laptop sits at black screen upon startup for 15+ seconds

By "upgraded the video card to the latest build" do you really mean you updated the video driver to a Windows 10 driver? Did you also upgrade the chipset driver as well?

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In Dec 2003 another person had the exact same problem as me with a screen saver that only worked in the 1 minute mode. The reply involved messing with the time value settings in the registry but the link did not apply to Win XP. Even if it did, registry tampering is beyond my ability. Also suggested was to disable all the programs in the startup menu. I don't know what that would show unless they are done one at a time and then what? Delete a program? I'm hoping someone has found a solution by now that is something I can do. Thanks.
 

A:Screen saver only works @ 1 minute interval

Do you have the Windows XP CD?
 

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Hello. I am trying to fix an HP G62-367DX Notebook PC.
Operating sys: Win 7, 64bit, AMD Turion(tm) 530II Dual-Core Processor, 4GB, 2.50GHz. I had this laptop since December of 2010 and on June of 2013 is when I used my notebook PC and was initially of no use. I have been working on my laptop on and off since. I am not afraid to open the sucker up and get this thing up and running.

The problem started out with what most ppl call it, the "blue screen of death". Like most ppl, I did ignore the blue screen and did a restart which brought me to the normal Windows screen and then it would start back up just fine. I found this in Device Manager's (Hidden Files):
Non-Plug and Play Drivers
-! ehdrv
-! epfwwfp
-! Security Processor Loader Driver
I am not sure if it has anything to do with what it was the blue screen situation, but I tried searching on the net on what it all meant and to see if I was able to fix it, but before I was able to do something about it, the blue screen kept popping up and it was getting worse.

The problem progressed to where on Windows startup it would just stop there, blue screen would pop up and of course I had to restart it and do an F8 key press for Safe Mode. I had to work on Safe Mode for a good couple of weeks before I can figure out the problem/s. I believe I had went into the system and found out it had something to do with some kind of error... *sigh* I did write it down, but that was like a month ago and I am unable to locate my ... Read more

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_*Satellite x200-191*_

Core2 Duo T7700
*Original:* 1024MB + 1024MB Memory 667MHZ / 512MB VRAM *Replaced:* Kingston Kingston KVR667D2S5/2G (I have this 2x)
*Original:* 200GB + 200GB Harddisk Drive (4200RPM) SATA *Replaced:* Only 1 HDD left, other one I will get back in 2 days.
17 WSXGA+ TRUBRITE TFT Screen
HD DVD-ROM Drive
56K Modem / Lan
W-Lan (802.11 A/G/N)
1/3MPixel Web Camera
Bluetooth
Microsoft Vista Home Premium 32 Bit

_*My Problem:*_

I take out the battery, plug it in the power. Charging light turns on.
I press the power button, power led turns on. Followed by the hdd led turn on, which blinks real quick, stays on for 1 second, then turns of. The power led stays on during all the time.
2 seconds after the power button, a fan starts blowing, while the above mention hdd led blinks for 1 second, 2 seconds after the fan starting to blow, it turns off.
We are now 4 seconds farther, pretty much, everything stopts, except a very tiny minor humming sound. (I just left it on for a couple minutes, sound remains, nothing happens.) (While writing this all I left it on for 10 minutes, the laptop heats op a bit, the adapter gets hotter, but still only the very tiny minor humming sound.)

+So my laptop works for 4 seconds, wont give any screen (black screen) wont load even BIOS. What could be wrong ?+

_*Fixing?:*_

Ok so I left the laptop after a couple of months, being told it was dead, just getting it dusty. (Read history to get this)
But since last week... Read more

A:Satellite X200-191 => Laptop turns on 4 seconds, black screen,humming sound

Hello

To be honest that?s a really long story and I think we can?t help you here and tell you what the problem is exactly because it?s just an user to user forum. I think you need professional help from notebook technicians, they can check what the problem is.

According your posting I think it?s a hardware malfunction, maybe the mainboard but this must be checked from professional technicians.

You should contact an authorized service provider in your country. You can find a list of them here:
http://eu.computers.toshiba-europe.com > Support & Downloads > Find an authorized service provider

I?m sure everything you can clarify with the ASP. The guys are really friendly and do a good job.

Good luck! :)

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My screen is now blinking once before welcome screen and once it loads the desktop , it returns to normal after a blink. I have installed a old 7600 gt that I had(This blinks started after that, my integrated card was 6150se). Installed the latest driver. My monitor is Philips 105e.

A:Screen blink

What's the problem here?

Do you get a normal working desktop?

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I have a hp 110 desktop pc series running windows 10 and i have a hard time logging in and when I get logged in all the screen does is blink there are no desktop icons and i cant do anything i cant even get task manager to open up

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Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2350M CPU @ 2.30GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 42 Stepping 7
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 3990 Mb
Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics Family, 1803 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 590375 MB, Free - 195105 MB;
Motherboard: Dell Inc., 0FRK44
Antivirus: avast! Antivirus, Updated and Enabled
For a few days now my Dell Inspiron has been lagging/freezing every few minutes for a couple of seconds.

It seems to be happening no matter what i'm doing on the laptop - playing music, playing a game and even when it's idle. The whole system freezes and if there is audio playing it makes a strange buzzing noise. Any video playing freezes and the mouse freezes too. It is only for 2 seconds at most and isn't effecting the running of the laptop, it's more of an annoyance.

I've run a full scan with Avast! and Malware Bytes. Malware came up clean, Avast! found a few low level things that have been deleted or moved to the chest/vault.

I've also run ChkDsk, which found a few errors and, i'm assuming, fixed them. I left it running over night as it took a few hours to complete.

Any help or advice is hugely appreciated!!
 

A:Dell laptop freezing every 40-50 seconds for 1-2 seconds

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Replaced the screen on my brothers lenovo G50-80 and now the screen wont turn on. I did a hard reset (holding the power button for 30 sec without the battery then put it back in) the only thing that happens is that the two front led lights blink once and that's it. Nothing else happens the fan doesn't spin or anything else. When I plug in the charger no lights turn on, checked the charger and there is power coming through. Any help please.

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Hello i writing because my screen is blinking all the time after sleep mode until i restrat it. I have update BIOS, and video drivers but still sometimes it starts blinking any solutions?

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Hi, so I updated my BIOS on my Hp ProBook 440 G3 computer and now I get a 4 Blink LED. I took it to a repairman near me and I described my problem, and he said it was a bad virus? If it's a "bad virus" can I just put a new hard drive in?

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Today while I was browsing the internet, my laptop suddenly shut off. I tried turning it back on. The lights on the computer blink once and the laptop stops. I have tried the discharging the whole system, but I get the same effects. I noticed that every light blinks white, except for the disk light, which blinks orange. What does this mean? I am sorry if this question has been asked before but I could not find a duplicate.

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Hi guys i have big problem i started my 320-15IKB (Type 80XL, 80YE) Laptop (ideapad) and it suddnley turned of with some noise when i start it again nothing happens no booting nothing at all i changed the hard drive same problem the hdd works fine when i test it on usb on other pc then i disconnected the bettery same problem before i see charger led blink weird month ago  i dont know what is problem is motherboard or power board please help i have only for 8 months ;(

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Ok here is the deal. My girl friends laptop is on the blink. She bought it about 2 years ago at the walmart. It was fine until just today. She shut it down last night to go to bed. When she woke up this morning to turn it on, the system powers up. The caps key and the scroll lock key flash and that is it. The monitor will not come on, windows will not boot. It does have a bad battery so we have to leave it on the charger all the time. Could this be the problem. If so will buying a new battery solve this, or is there more to it. I am in school at the present to study computers and obtain a degree. I have worked on them all my life, but just dont feel comfortable taking apart a lap top. Need some help ASAP. School starts in 1 month and I need it for my online classes.
 

A:Hp laptop with 7 Home premium on the blink

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Hi,
I have no idea what is going on with my computer but if someone could please help, I would appreciate it more than you know! Anyway, I left on vacation last week, and un-plugged my computer. I returned today and have been trying to get on it all day with no avail. (I am on it right now in safe mode+networking) Everytime I start it up it gets to the welcome/login screen and the screen is all shakey and flickering I can barely make out what anything is...I got lucky once and clicked on a login name and once logged in it did the same thing just all messed up - i cannot see anything. I tried a system restore but only had two available dates and niether worked...Can someone please tell me what to do!! :) Thanks in advance!

A:Screen Shake, Blink, Flicker...

Taking a complete stab in the dark, I'd try to update the driver for your graphics card from safe mode. Safe mode uses a different driver to the one used during normal boots, so that points to a software rather than hardware issue and probably explains why safe mode fixes the problem. Perhaps. Maybe.

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I recently started having an issue with firefox. While it's open and i move my cursor to the top of the screen it'll start to blink. If I remove my cursor quickly it freezes the computer for a few seconds and if I leave it there it will finally go blank and shuts down all apps and send my PC back to the log-in screen (I have a password on my PC). If I move my cursor to the right, left or bottom nothing happens the computer seems fine. I am currently using chrome with no issues and I tried removing and re-installing FireFox and I get the same issues. It seems to have effected other windows programs, now when ever i maximize the app and i put the cursor near the op to minimize or close the app I get the same blinking results and if left there to long it resets back to the log-in screen.

It only seems to effect windows programs and apps, 3rd party apps (adobe, chrome, etc.) seem to be fine.

A:[SOLVED] Firefox causes screen to blink

If it's affecting other programs as well as Firefox, it could be a Windows problem. Try running sfc /scannow as admin with your Windows disc inserted to fix any corrupt or missing system files, then reboot and test.

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hello..I have hp pavilion g6 2230 notebook. yesterday night i was working on my notebook. then i shut down it. next morning i tried to on my laptop, but it is not start. i perform hard reset 3 times. but laptop does not satrt. caps lock and wireless key led does not blink and screen also does not blink. charging is done as earlier.

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I have a laptop with me that wont turn on. The power blinks 5 short, 1 long, 2 short .

Does anyone know what this means

Thanks

A:Laptop wont turn on -Blink codes

Originally Posted by Bushell Ryan


I have a laptop with me that wont turn on. The power blinks 5 short, 1 long, 2 short .

Does anyone know what this means

Thanks



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Hi,So my laptop has been having some the same issue. All the other LED lights will turn on except for the charger light. I thought it was the charger so I replaced it, still nothing. Sometimes I have to open it up and move it, ove checked the wiring but everything's fine. Anyone else ever had this issue?

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I have updagraded to windows 10 after upgradation my hp envy touchsmart m6 sleekbook blink screen on windows 10 each time when charger plugin. Kindly help Thanks in advance!!! 

A:hp envy touchsmart m6 sleekbook blink screen

Hey @Waqas10075, I understand you're having some trouble with the display blinking after upgrading to Windows 10. I would be happy to help. Please follow the steps in this document, and get back to me with the results: HP PCs - Blinking or Flashing Screen After Upgrading to Windows 10 If this helps, hit that Thumbs Up, and Accept as Solution. Cheers,TechSurge.

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hello my laptop asus x450JN with windows 8.1 OS pro , antivirus just malwarebytes and win defender and i am use startisback for start bottom , ram upgrade to 8GB i have some issue with my laptop regarding my monitor screen is randomly blink screen like this=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tmMdS8xA8xg BUT on my laptop it only 1 or 2 times with randomly heppen not like that video is happen all the time. what wrong with my laptop i have update my windows and driver i am also got check into manufacture service center but they technician dont detect any wrong with my hardware please help me guys Thank you

My laptop deteils spec and OS

A:Help Asus x450JN my screen blink randomly

When it does blink, does it go black then back to normal screen ? Now it could be failing hardware, bad connection from hinge to monitor and even possible interference. Also could be the Video adapter drivers are corrupted.

This is the laptop ?
https://www.asus.com/Notebooks_Ultrabooks/X450JN/

I believe from specs shown here it has a NVIDIA Geforce 840M, if you can double check that, go to the Control panel then the Device manager, go to Display adapter left click it, it should tell you there the model.

If it is correct NVIDIA, first thing i would do is uninstall older drivers, either go back to Control Panel in Programs and Features do it there, but first download the latest drivers here NVIDIA DRIVERS GeForce Game Ready Driver WHQL

After uninstall reboot and install one you downloaded, see first if this helps the blinking.

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Radeon X850
Driver Packaging Version 8.383-070613a-048640C-ATI
Catalyst® Version 07.6
2D Driver Version 6.14.10.6698
2D Driver File Path System/CurrentControlSet/Control/Video/{CDC58337-DBC6-49A0-ADB5-F185B09D5CEC}/0000
Direct3D Version 6.14.10.0503
OpenGL Version 6.14.10.6479
Catalyst® Control Center Version 2007.0613.1506.25058
AIW/VIVO WDM Driver Version 6.14.10.6238
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When I start older visualbasic (I think) applications (solitaire games) and start moving cards around, the screen shows partial cards in places. If I wait two seconds the sceen area of the application flickers twice. If I wait til after this there is no problem, but if I move cards while flickering it takes a 'snapshot' of where the cards are and leaves a trace of them. I'm running windows xp home edition with sp2 and all updates. I have pretty good antivirus and spyware software installed (AVG). Any ideas? Do I need to update Visual basic or will only updating the ATI drivers fix this? TIA paj692
 

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I need some help with my computer and have to admit I don't know that much about them. I am not ever sure I am posting in the right section for help with this problem.

I have a very old computer but I don't have the extra funds to buy a new one at the current time but I want to fix it so I can at least get my information and files off that computer. I don't have another computer available to to use either.
It's a Gateway 510 S model. Everything is the original hardware except the power supply which I replace several years ago. It's got an Intel (R) Pentium (R) 4 2.60 GHz.
The computer does turn on and does show the gateway logo but after that it goes to a black screen with a blinking cursor and just stay there and doesn't do anything else. No error messages pop up. The only time I can get an error message to pop up was when I repetitively push either f11 or f12 and then it say pxe-e61: Media Test failure, check your cables.
I've tried to do a windows repair with the xp disk but the repair options isn't available. I've open up the computer took out the bios battery and put it back in. That didn't work. I unplug the cables connecting the hard drive those long ribbon ones and replug them back in still does the same thing. I've gone through the bios system I think it's saying the hard drive still there it list the following

Pata Primary Master: WDC WD800BB-53KAD (I think this is the HDD)

PATA secondary master: Lite-on comb LTC-481611 (DVD/CD rom Drive I think)

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A:Black screen with blink cursor problem

You say you don't have another computer to use, but your posting from a computer? Anyways to backup your files use a Ubuntu Live CD to a USB Flash Drive
To Repair your computer boot off of the XP CD and get to the Recovery Console, here type chkdsk /R and press enter. The Check Disk utility will try and fix any file errors.

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I was performing updates on the computer when the battery power died and when provided the power cord I had a black screen and the caps and number button appears to blink once at the same time. I upgraded the operating system about 1 month ago to Windows 7 and it has been working fine until the updates began to update.

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Hello,

My laptops spec is

Compaq Presario 2500
Pentium 4 CPU 2.66GHz with 448 MB of ram running on XP home with SP 1
(Don't know my graphics card or what I have =.= shows a ? mark for video controller on device manager)

I currently reformatted my laptop and was hoping to get rid of the random 100% cpu usage lag I would get during anything (even when i just watch the screen and only have the task manager on). My mouse would also start blinking for a couple of seconds when this happens =.=;;; I really don't know what the problem could be. I have deleted the partition and reformatted 100% new and it still lags when I open internet explorer or even click on the start button.

Also when I first startup the laptop, I get a screen where it shows you booting all the ram up to the max before it starts to run and asks if you would like to resume this and that up to the windows screen..

Edit: For some reason when the mouse starts blinking and usage goes up to 80-100%, if I press tab it gets rid of it for like 5-10 seconds o.o

Thank you for reading and help would be appreciated ^^. Thank you

-Soclsrndi
 

A:CPU usage 100% and mouse blink lagging o.o on xp home Laptop

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Whenever I plug in the charger the screen blinks black for a second, but goes back to normal afterward, and lags the computer for a few seconds (i figured that because my music or videos skips on WMP). The same thing happens when I unplug the charger.  I didn't used to have this problem, it started happening when I reinstalled windows xp pro or updated to service package 2.  But the previous times when I reinstalled windows, it never gave me this problem.  The first time my brother reinstalled Windows he had this problem, and recently just reinstalled windows and he doesn't have this problem.  Also, we have the same exact laptop and we used the same Windows XP Pro. disc.I don't know how to bring up all my information, I'm guessing its called BIOS, but I have a Dell Latitude D531, it has AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-56, 1gb of RAM, using SP2, using an OEM battery and charger(I highly doubt the battery and charger are the problem, but I thought I should mention that).If you need anymore information I'm more than welcome to get it as long as you'll willing to tell me how to find it if I have trouble.
Any help will be well appreciated. Thanks

A:Why does my screen blink black when I plug or unplug my charger?

To help others who search. Posted by Shafimuhammad here:
http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3519/t/19435392
Diagnosis
The video "refresh rate" is switching between 60Hz (on AC power) and 50Hz (on battery power), and the screen momentarily goes blank.
Solution
While on AC power, Desktop>Right Click>Properties>Settings>Advanced>Monitor. Here, under Monitor settings, set the Screen Refresh Rate to 50 Hertz. After applying these settings, the blinking problem gets fixed.

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My computer boots up immediately but my screen won't stay on. After 25 times pushing the button on and off the screen finally comes on. Any thoughts.

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This notebook is out of support, so I don't know if it's right to post here. When I start the computer the screen never turns on (no background illumination either).  But the LEDs lights up and I get blinking codes. Seem like it's two different stages for the blinking code (I call it "stage 1" and "stage 2"). "Stage 1":When I turn the computer on, the num/caps lock blinks twice several times. In this stage it's possible to turn of computer by holding down power button. If I then start it again it will still be in "stage 1". If I don't turn off it will eventually restart and go over to "stage 2". "Stage 2".Only caps-lock flashes with a constant rate. If flash drive is connected it reads this in 2 about seconds. After about 20 seconds the fan starts spinning for full. I can't turn off other than diconnecting power.  If I reconnect power again and press power botton it continues in "stage2". To get it back to stage one I need to remove the clock battery and hold down power botton. But if I hold down win+B after doing this I still get directly to "stage 2". Therefore I guess it's automatically trying to restore BIOS is "stage 2". I tried to create recovery flash drive with the SP73917 BIOS. When it's unpacked nothing more happens, but I found out it's a SP73917_E.exe and SP73917_F.exe inside the unpacked folder wich can create BIOS flash drive. But I have tried both and nothing happened when I started computer with og without holding d... Read more

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Hello guys, my Laptop starts with a blank screen and both, Capslock-LED as well as the Numlock-LED, blink twice. I've tried to use the Windows+B Button with the Power-Button combination, but to no avail. I tried to create a USB Flash Drive, but the Software only runs on Win 7 while both my Desktop(from which I work on this issue) and my broken Laptop are Win 10. I don't know how to go on from here, what else can I do? Thanks in advance.

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Lqptop not giving display, screen is black but caps lock key is blinking 3 times

A:hp i core 3 laptop blink light 3 times on vaps lock and no d...

@Jyoti9?, welcome to the forum. When requesting help you should always include the make/model (i.e. p6-xxxx) of the computer and/or monitor. This information is necessary for us to review the specifications of them.

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Lqptop not giving display, screen is black but caps lock key is blinking 3 times

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