Liquid crystal display; the type of display panel used in almost all computer monitors today.

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Is broken tablet screen unsafe to use

I have a tablet with a broken screen apart of this screen became white all the the time while the rest of it is normal .. the touch function is normal even in this white area.. there is a screen ...
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Apple Cinema Display 30" Aluminum goes black sometimes

I have an Apple Cinema Display aluminum 30" that sometimes goes black at times, usually does this right after start up of my PC/Mac. The display will flash to a black screen, like it is off. If I ...
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Dell monitors are displaying a 2 thick vertical bars on the left of the screen

So a while back my Dell 20.5" monitor, after using it for a little while, would occassionally get messed up. A thick bar would go from the top to the bottom of the screen (2-3 inches thick). I ...
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Dell D620 laptop has video issues that I can not diagnose

I took a short video of the video problems I am having, you can see it here -> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=43eNQy8oDt4 I tested the laptop in the BIOS menu, Ubuntu and XP safe mode and the ...
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Converting a Full HD Inspiron 9400 laptop LCD to a standalone monitor

Has anyone tried converting a LCD laptop monitor (17" full HD in this instance) to a stand-alone monitor? Are there any converters that one can buy to send DVI or VGA signals to the plug that is used ...
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How to fix Dell 2408WFP LCD making high pitch noise?

I have two Dell 2408WFP LCD monitors that I purchased new a bit over 2 years ago. One of them suddenly started making a fairly loud high pitch noise after turning it on. As well there was a noticeable ...
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is the DELL ULTRASHARP 2408WFP discontinued? [closed]

Can't find the DELL ULTRASHARP 2408WFP on dell's site anymore. what was it replaced with?
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my dell 20.5“ screen has a red, vertical bar about 2” wide, is the monitor trash?

As of about 1 hour ago, my Dell 20.5" monitor has a 2" vertical red bar on the screen. It is a 4 year old LCD. Does this mean the monitor is effectively ruined or is this something that can be fixed ...
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What is the cause of a horizontal white line on an LCD monitor?

This just happened yesterday when I was browsing the internet. My AOC N941Sw monitor is suddenly showing a thin horizontal white line near the center of the screen. The white line distorts the images. ...
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How to find out if the screen is WLED or RGBLED on Dell Studio XPS 16?

I just ordered the Dell Studio XPS 16 with i7 and 16" RGBLED screen. This upgrade from WLED LCD to RGBLED LCD charged me more $$. But now when I view the order online, it lists this part as "320-8335 ...
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Dell with LCD issues only boots after it's been off for several hours

A few weeks ago, I started noticing that very rarely, when I touched the frame of my Dell laptop on the left side, there would be a few green lines on my display. I didn't think much of it until some ...
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How can I adapt a Dell 2001FP stand for use on newer Dell monitors?

I find myself really disappointed with how little vertical adjustment newer Dell LCD's have. I am retiring a malfunctioning Dell 2001FP. The stand on the 2001FP allows over 6 inches of vertical ...
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Windows 7 Pavilion - White ares with vertical, pink, flickering pixels - Green areas with green, vertical moving pixels

I have a windows 7 Pavilion, HP laptop that's been having issues for a month or so. It started after the laptop fell from my bedside, around a 2 foot drop onto the corner near the vent fan, and ...
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Monitor image became offset to the right. How to fix this?

Got this odd problem where the image in the monitor is offset to the right. It’s offset a lot. I have an external monitor, which is connected to a laptop. I don’t use the laptop’s display, only the ...
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Brightness control on multiple monitors in Windows 10 via software (non DDC)?

I have three displays on a Windows 10 system that need to have brightness of the displays controlled individually. Integrated LCD brightness controll is not sufficient; I must have additional ...
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hp pavilion dv6 Screen flickering

My laptop (hp pavilion dv6) screen keeps flickering with a small red line that appears at the left side of the screen. I have been having this issue from 3 months but now its getting worse. For ...
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How can I identify if my LCD screen has an LED backlight?

MY new XPS 15s screen broke so i had it replaced. However i'm having doubts that instead of my normal LED backlit screen I have been given an traditionally backlit screen. How do I find out ?
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How can I find the LCD model number on my ultrabook?

I have taken apart my ultrabook (HP Envy Spectre 3010NR) and I have the screen. I want to buy a controller board for my screen. However, I don't see the LCD model number inside the casing and I don'...
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Screen stay's white after replacing LCD and connector cable. What could it be?

My laptop screen recently turned white. Backlight is/was still working but screen didn't seem to receive data. I've put in a fresh LCD and LVHS cable, but the screen remains white. External monitor ...
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Blinking Desktop LCD Screen

I have Blinking Desktop LCD Screen I managed to find on the net that the problem is the backlight (LEDs). I disassembled the LCD. It look like this: Is their anything that I can do to fix my ...
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What is the best way to fix a stuck pixel on an LCD screen?

I have an LCD screen with a pixel that is stuck ON (that is, bright). What do you suggest to fix it (it's not a dead pixel)?
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“Fixing” a dropped LCD screen

This morning I dropped my laptop, and as a result have the image below. Is there anything I can do to at least be able to see the screen without having to plug it in to an external monitor?
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Are laptop LCD cables interchangeable?

I do a fair amount of laptop repair for my job. One of our most common issues is people coming in with broken screens; in such cases, it can be hard to figure out if the cable is broken or the screen ...
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Is displays of Asus x550ze and Lenovo g565 interchangeable?

I want to replace the display of Asus x550ze by another one from Lenovo g565. Are they interchangeable?
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What is the difference between these display screens?

Please check these 3 products: http://www.snapdeal.com/product/CompaqPres/89388 http://www.snapdeal.com/product/lenovo-ideapad-30015isk-notebook-80q700uein/639467071061 http://www.snapdeal.com/...
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Understanding how LCD colors really work

A yellow pixel is created by filtering out only the blue component. In a yellow pixel, 1/3 of the area is red and 1/3 is green. This means that within a yellow 2 x 2 area on the screen, there are 4 ...
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Monitor's auto adjustment feature doesn't work

When I click the auto adjustment button on my Samsung desktop LCD monitor, my screen changes its appearance, my desktop moves downwards, half of the taskbar is hidden and a small blank bar appears on ...
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Turn off laptop display backlight

Windows 7 Starter On Samsung netbooks FnxF5 turns the backlight off completely, so that (in some models) a Pixel Qi 10.1 inch 1024*600 resolution screen can be retrofitted to use in the sunlight with ...
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Laptop dimming display on dark backgrounds

My Acer laptop running Windows 10 has a very annoying feature: when running on battery, the LCD backlight dims gradually when displaying a dark screen and brightens gradually when displaying light ...
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Laptop display black, unplugging built-in display cable fixes it

I have obtained a 2014 Razer Blade Pro which is not under warranty. The display at times will randomly go black when the computer is restarted/shut down. Even the BIOS does not show up. ...
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Is having the same part number enough for the LCD cable to be compatible?

Laptop I've got is Acer 5551-a. I need to replace the LCD cable, it appears to be broken in one place, screen displays distortions but stops displaying them if one bent part of the cable is moved. I ...
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Laptop screen alternating column brightness, pink hue, screen burn

I have an Acer Chromebook 13 on which I have installed Ubuntu. Today, something strange happened. Every other column of pixels has turned slightly darker, and the screen has gained a slightly pink or ...
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Turning off/disabling white flickering line on LCD monitor

Out of the blue yesterday while I was watching a video a white flickering line appeared on my monitor. It starts at around maybe 2-3 pixels on the right side and goes down to what looks like 1 pixel ...
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Why do LCD screens need a backlight? (seriously)

Bear with me on this, I'm well aware that most LCDs have backlights. But what if, they DIDN'T? I spend long hours in front of a screen and I hate the concept of staring into a lightbulb all the time ...
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Dell Latitude D620 LCD display incorrectly

I have a Dell Latitude D620 laptop. It was free. When I got it, it worked fine for three days. Then, whenever I turn it on, the screen is a garble of blue lines and shakiness. I hooked the computer up ...
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Cannot connect Dell D430 to Samsung LCD TV via VGA cable

For some reason I can't get my Dell D430 to show on a Samsung LCD TV. This works fine on a newer dell laptops (E6400). I've updated bios and display drivers from dell. Yes I know this is an old ...
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Can I clean up leaking LCD in cracked laptop screen?

My laptop screen has been cracked, and now there is a giant black and purple mark all over the screen. Is there any way for me to clean this up so that it does not obscure my view so much?
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Laptop lcd freezes and fades white sometimes (or short horizontal lines on black background), does this indicate a problem with the LVDS cable?

-->Video of the problem Laptop: Asus K95VB Lifetime: 2,5 years old Lcd problem: sometimes Asus replaced the lcd a half year ago under warranty because there where thrips inside the lcd. (I had no ...
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Toshiba Satellite S75D-A7272 screen black

My laptop got wet and wasn't turning on whatsoever, so I replaced the motherboard. It now turns on, but the screen is black. I've tried doing a cmos reset (holding the power button for 60 seconds ...
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LCD monitor reports incorrect maximum resolution

I have four 20" Planar 2010M LCD monitors with a maximum resolution of 1600 x 1200 connected to two nVidia video cards (8600 GT and 7600 GS). I'm running Windows Server 2003 x86. Recently, two of ...
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How to build a LVDS cable

I bought the t.vst59.031 lcd controler board to use it on an used laptop screen. The problem is that this board doesn't come with the LVDS cable. I have the LVDS cable from the laptop but the pins ...
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Can I set LCD/LED or OLED monitor refresh rate to around 0Hz?

I think that this would be perfect for reading(like E-ink with backlight), and would lower eye strain in situations where high refresh rate is useless. It would be even better if the refresh rate ...
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LCD monitor got wet

If an LCD monitor got wet because of rain, can it still be used or fixed? I haven't tried plugging it in yet, since it only got wet yesterday and I don't have the appropriate tools to open it up so ...
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LCD screen has rainbow pattern

My laptop, which recently has been experiencing RAM related problems, is now also having LCD issues. The screen get a vertical rainbow pattern randomly in Windows and sometimes when booting: Is ...
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LCD Monitor image refresh terribly slow

My LCD monitor is about 4+ years old and has developed an issue where images fade in very slowly and fade out even more slowly. This happened last week - there were no issues with the monitor before ...
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Asus F3JC, Built-in Display and External Monitor Issue

I have kind a weird situation with my laptop and can not figure out the reason of this behavior. My notebook boots and works normal as expected from a 10years old laptop beside its graphic department. ...
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Is it possible for an LCD monitor to crash your computer?

I'm at a loss to explain this one. I have a refurbished Samsung 24" monitor that, when connected to my desktop via DVI, seems to be crashing the computer. At the very least, it seems to be crashing ...
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What to do about old MacBook

I have a White MacBook version 10.5.8. I accidentally dropped it and about an inch of the most right side of the screen is blacked out. I can't see the clock and Trash Can because of this. I checked ...
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LG LCD monitor malfunction / repair

I have problem in my LG monitor 19" LCD. It is not working and the power LED signal light is showing both blue and amber light (very weak, not as usual) and not functioning. I checked and every ...
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Replacing the LCD panel in a laptop

Yesterday, I was cleaning up and dropped my Asus Eee 1005PE. The screen is cracked inside (i.e., cracks are visible only when on), and no longer works properly. I booted up with another monitor ...