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Q: Laptop display flickers

I have uploaded a video of my laptop to better show the problem:

I am thinking something is wrong with a connection or some cable just don't know which. Never fixed a laptop. I broke the panel before I figured out the screws were hidden behind tiny black covers. Also broke the metallic part of the screen on the right side but I guess I will crazy glue it somehow. My most important issue is the flickering.

If anyone knows how to fix this issue please let me know I would really appreciate it.

At certain position the screen doesn't flicker, mostly if it's set back at a greater than 90 degree angle.

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A: Laptop display flickers

It's sensible to check the connectors to the screen but unless you find a video of how to get inside your particular laptop and study it you are highly likely to break other pieces too. I worked out how to take mine apart thanks to Google but although I was careful I still broke a connector. Putting that right took me ages.

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I have new battery installed and the display started flickering. The battery is original one as I have purchased it from dell store. I want some one to help me out in fixing this issue. 
I have installed Windows 10 recently, could that be a problem. If nothing can be fixed by troubleshooting, please help me out with nearest authorized service center so-that I can have the laptop checked once.
Thanks & Regards,
Rohit.P

A:Dell N5110 Display Flickers and DIM display

Attach an external monitor.  Does it display a good image, or also flicker.
You might also want to ask the shop that did the repair what a "digitial I/O controller" is -- it sounds like they simply dismissed you with a techno-babble term.

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A:display flickers and changes color

I think your videocard's refresh rate isn't quite right. For a non-flickering display, it should be set at 75 or above. TRy that and see if it works

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Just remember, i could be wrong.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/display-flickers-and-changes-color.33136/
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My problem is probably related to having just moved my computer to a new apartment, but I'm trying to isolate the exact cause.

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Things I have tried: I instantly thought my old CRT was on the way out when it happened, so I switched monitors to no avail.
- re-installed display drivers.

What I just recently noticed (since I rarely restart my PC), is that the screen flickers even on the Memory/BIOS screen before I even enter windows. Which leads me to believe it is not a problem with my OS or drivers.

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I haven't installed anything recently.
 

A:Display flickers then dies

Can you provide us with some more information? What kind of of system are you running? Windows screen displays after bios, can you access bios setup? It could be so many vastly different things at this point, that's probably why you haven't gotten a lot of answers yet.
 

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A:LCD display constantly flickers

Sounds like the backlight is about to go out. There is a fluorescent tube inside the monitor that has only so many thousands of hours of life,like fluorescent lights at the office. My friend used to repair LCD monitors. When you buy refurbished LCD monitors,they are used monitors with a new backlight inside. You could replace the backlight now or buy a new monitor since prices have dropped.
 

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With other words you don't use driver from Toshiba download page but driver downloaded directly from AMD, right?

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A:E6420 display backlight flickers/goes out

in the second sentence, i meant to say:
flickering--very quick alternating between backlight fully on and then dim but not off;  flashing--quickly alternating between backlight fully on and fully off

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3519/t/19992136
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Sirs,
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2nd. I composed a detailed and polite message, but the forum language filter doesn't let it through, so you get a condensed version X-( X-(

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A:Tecra S11-128 flickers on external display

> 1st. If I use the S11-128 with the supplied power supply and an external LCD monitor, an annoying flickering effect is visible. It disappears if I run the laptop out of the battery or with an old Tecra M2 supply (2004, electrically equivalent). Is my supply defective or is it a common behavior?

These symptoms are typical for grounding issue.
I read a lot about flickering on external monitors while notebook is connected to AC adaptor.
In most cases an 3 pin adapter cable could solve this issue.

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Good day.
 
As you mention that you have video problems following a Windows Update push of a new driver, and that the problems are resolved by reinstalling the Lenovo-provided driver, you may wish to consider turning off WU's ability to update hardware drivers. This will necessitate that you manage all hardware drivers yourself, though.
 
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Regards.

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A:Dell Inspiron E1505 display flickers for a second then goes blank

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A:Laptop LCD flickers

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    A:Laptop screen flickers a lot

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    A:Laptop Screen flickers and sometimes totally goes out

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    A:Laptop screen flickers and then turns black

    Welcome
    There could be several reasons for your problem, but I am leaning toward your graphics driver, see if it works in safe mode.
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    A:Screen Flickers & Cursor Flickers.

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    Hi lads.. wondering if any of you could give me a hand here..
    Got a Compaq Presario 2500 Series laptop.
    Running windowsxp, intel celeron 2.6ghz.. 256ddr ram,

    As soon as i bootup.. e.g. the Compaq splash screen, i have this small white line appear from left to right on the screen. it is there through the windows xp welcome, on the desktop. still there when i play a dvd, or a game etc.
    Im thinking it might just a hardware problem with the laptop itself. But hav an of u had this problem? anything i can do to fix it?

    Thanks lads

    Craig
     

    A:Laptop Display Problems

    Sounds like your LCD has been damaged or your display adapter is bad. Take it back.
     

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    I have two concerns regarding purchasing a replacement display.

    1) Is it relatively straight forward to replace. I have cracked the case on an old Thinkpad and a Mac laptop so I don't mind trying, I just want to understand the risks first.

    2) Several online articles indicate that the inverter may also be the cause of this problem. Is the inverter part of the replacement display or part of the main casing internals? I hate to spend to much on a display only to find I have to spend more on an inverter or have I got this pattern backwards.

    TIA
     

    A:laptop display replacement

    Could be either the inverter or the backlight, no easy way to tell except by replacement. That often means its cheaper to have it done in a shop, rather than buy both parts.

    Grtting the laptop apart can be a problem unless you follow the disassembly instructions (if you can get them), but having it still work when reassembled is even more rare...
     

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    A:Laptop will not display to HDMI

    It is hard to say happens to a computer when it is powered off without shutting down.
    I would perform a system restore to a restore point before the unplugging occurred.

    System Restore

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    A:Laptop display problem

    have you ever tried to restore ur system at a previous well known state?

    sorry for my bad english but i didnt understand what u mean by sayin panel pls tell me easy so that i can help u
     

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    Additionaly, the TV goes to a static when plugged to the laptop's S-Video.

    Can somebody give me a help as to why my laptop isn't detecting the TV?

    Thanks in advance.
     

    A:Using TV as an external display for laptop

    It won't "detect" the TV. Generally on laptops, all you need do is to connect the TV and then use one of the display "F" keys to toggle laptop, TV, or both. Nothing needs to be done with the driver.
     

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    Cheers
     

    A:Solved: Laptop Display

    Does the colouring / pixellation occur from startup (i.e. on the BIOS screen etc)?
    Do you get the same problem on an external monitor?

    If so then you can pretty safely say the GPU has failed in my opinion, it does sound like it has.
     

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    A:laptop display prob. :(

    Well that's a great system to be laptop. You could try tweaking the image by lowering brightness and adjusting contrast after that to regain viewablity, if these settings are available somewhere. And yes, they seem to be, using function button and then some other key.
     

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    A:laptop keys don't display

    This appears to be a fairly common problem with Compaqs. I have fixed several by removing the keyboard (the screws are marked underneath with a "K"). Be careful with the ribbon cables from the screen. Remove and reseat these ribbon cables, nad the keyboard. Slacken ALL the case screws underneath and re-tighten evenly, firmly, but no too tight. You should find the problem solved.
     

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    A:only get 8 bit resolution for display on laptop

    No, you can't connect a video adapter via USB. If you've installed the correct drivers without error, I'd suspect a hardware problem. Perhaps that's why it was sold. Did you talk to the people you bought it from?
     

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    A:Desktop To Laptop Display

    With hardware, no.

    With software, yes. You can use a remote control program like Remote Desktop or VNC or a special solution like MaxiVista.
     

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    i have a dell xps m1530
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    A:setting up tv and laptop display

    HDMI is digital and, unlike VGA, doesn't like being split without amplification. Laptop and TV obviously "talk to each other" when plugged together and your laptop sets the TV as "default". This does not reverse by simply pulling the cable. I've connected my laptop same way and although it offers me the choice of 1. laptop monitor only, 2. laptop monitor and TV and 3. TV only, when I go for "laptop and TV" i get the image on the laptop monitor and on the TV, but VIDEOS will not show on the TV (only blackscreen)although the player window is displayed fine. It varies with different makers but you can toggle what you want by pressing Fn and the corresponding F key (with me it's F3).
    Once= laptop monitor, 2nd time= laptop and TV (which doesn't work with everything), 3rd time= TV (which is good for VIDEOS). Find out which F key to use on yours. You'll have to choose.
     

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