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#1 trevorcork

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Posted 10 February 2016 - 05:25 AM

Hi i have a client who has a dell laptop its vista, it wont boot when you power it on, no POST dell logo flashes for 1second and it goes again lights in front stay on tho but cannot boot, i tried removing the battery, i tried removing ram one stick at a time and re seating but still no joy, i think its a dead MOBO, is it worth replacing on laptop or better getting new laptop? or is there anything else it could be?


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Posted 10 February 2016 - 06:24 AM

Ive since plugged into external monitor and its working but no display on laptop, what does that mean its graphics card or screen?



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Posted 10 February 2016 - 07:30 PM

Since you are getting a display on an external monitor the graphics must be working, leaving you with the conclusion that it is a screen related problem. Check the wiring to the screen as well.

 

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