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Questions tagged [laptop-display]

Use for questions concerning the built-in primary display of a laptop, tablet, or other portable computer. For questions about a separate display device connected to a laptop, use the [external-display] tag.

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Screen Backlight not working

Yesterday, I was using my laptop while sitting on my desk. I decided to keep it on my lap so that I could plug it in while using. To accommodate my laptop and me I ha to turn around a bit which meant ...
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Calibrating a wide gamut display

Wide gamut displays have started becoming more and more common these days and yet Windows 10 still isn't a color managed OS so I am assuming that other people might be having similar issues as well. ...
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My laptop display doesn't work, but does emit a “black light”

The display of my laptop, a Dell inspiron 1545 PP41L, all of a sudden didn't show any picture anymore. But it does give of light, but everything is black. What I was doing: Trying to restore the MBR. ...
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Laptop display gets garbled randomly, regardless of application, underlying OS: Kali Linux

I am running Kali Linux natively on laptop, recently I am facing issues with display randomly getting scrambled/garbled while working. The application I am working on doesn't seem to matter. I have ...
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How do I make it so my Windows 10 laptop does not force a screen refresh/redraw when opening the lid? [duplicate]

I have my power settings for closing the lid set to "Do Nothing". In the past when I used this setting on Windows XP & 7 HP & Dell laptops, the screen just went to black when I closed the lid, ...
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I have a white vertical line on my laptop screen

I have a white vertical line on my laptop screen. It must be a hardware problem, as it appears, whatever the screen is showing. This is a pic I made with my phone: The laptop is a Lenovo G780. It ...
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Why does VNC work when my laptop has no picture on the internal or external display?

I have a late 2011 MacBook Pro (15-inch) running High Sierra (10.13.4). My problem is that the display is blank and external displays connected via the Mini Displayport on the side don't recognize a ...
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Connect Mini-PC to Laptop

I got a mini pc. In fact, this one. I need a way to set it up, but I'm not sure how because, I don't have a monitor. The only thing I have is my MacBook Pro. My question is, out-of-the-box, is there ...
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Toshiba Satellite L650D display broken

The laptop screen doesn't work. External via VGA works like on the photo below: I read somewhere that by pressing shift+f8+power button after taking out and putting back in the battery might fix the ...
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MSI GE63VR 7RE Raider display flickering [closed]

so my laptop's display suddenly started flickering out of blue, it was on my desk and I was playing a game. this is a new laptop (~ 4 month old :) it doesn't always happen, it just comes and goes ...
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How to scare people when they touch my laptop screen?

I would like to discourage people from touching my screen. I have a touch screen laptop, and sometimes people come to explain stuff to me, and point out with their fingers and touch my screen. I ...
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My screen doesn't display anything, only the backlight works

I was wondering if anyone could help me out with this problem. I use an hp ProBook 4540s and I'm not quite sure why but whenever I restart the PC ( whether after a Windows update or perhaps after a ...
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Yellow Tint in new laptop [duplicate]

I have newest Latitude 5490 with 8th gen i7 and 16gb of RAM. The screen of my laptop is little bit yellowish in comparison to my previous laptop (Latitude 5480). I have updated all the drivers and ...
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How can I turn off the autodim feature on my Linux laptop so it actually stays off?

I have a vintage GD8000 laptop running Linux Mint 18.3, and I'm having trouble turning off the autodim feature. I have turned off autodimming in Mint's preferences, and I have also turned it off in ...
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Windows 10 shows different width for same divs(Maybe scaling issue)

Different sizes of same HTML Elements 1: This is HTML file. All the lines are of same width and height but this Windows 10 Laptop shows different sizes. It changes sizes on zoom in and Zoom Out. ...
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How to check if a laptop display is working before replacing?

I'm going to get a new display for my laptop from another laptop which is not turning on. Is there a way to get confirmed that the display is working (not a thorough test; in a basic way) by using ...
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Laptop's backlight turns on with Integrated GFX, but not Discrete GFX

I have an MSI GT72 from 2014. A few weeks back, the MXM GTX980M died. Since then, I have been able to use the computer just fine with only the integrated GPU. Today, we installed a new MXM GTX980M. ...
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Partial dicolouring of Laptop IPS display

I have this strange discolouring of my laptop screen. It does not affect the entire screen, is rather "spot-like" and has a yellow, brown and blue colour. It gradually began about one year ago and ...
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After repairing, “You are not currently using a display attached to an NVIDIA GPU”

I have a Lenovo laptop (model: 20354), I had to go to a computer repair shop to replace my broken charging port, so I left it there for a few days. Now here's what happened when I got it back: Screen ...
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Why does right side of my laptop screen display appear black?

I have a HP laptop with Windows 7 as the OS. I don't know why but since some time the right side of the display looks black. It looks like this: And, I think if you zoom on, you can see that the ...
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How does windows controll display settings?

The reason I came up with this question is because the brightness controll of my laptop didn't work. So my question is how does windows 10 change the brightness of the display? Does it just change ...
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Dust stuck on Laptop Screen

The image u can view, is of my laptop screen, on which the dust is stuck and does not come out easily. The dust from keyboard keys over the time when laptop kept in bad position, the dust sticks on ...
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Device to swap display input?

I'm looking for a device that will let me patch in my laptop when needed to my desktop setup. I have two monitors using hdmi and dvi-I from my gfx card. I want to be able to hookup my laptop when I ...
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Laptop - Display parts turning yellow intermittently

I have got a laptop that lately is giving me a hard time. Here is a demo gif any idea on why this is happening? I haven't dropped or hit the laptop, I just turned it on, and this appeared. I ...
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Laptop only turns on when screen cable is disconnected

I recently bought a hot air station and have been practicing how to use it on all the old broken devices I can find. This laptop (an hp 425) had this problem that it wouldn't turn on, no image on ...
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Replacing 15.6" HP FHD Laptop display panel with HD? (Or alternate source for replacement)

My HP Pavilion 15's FHD display panel stopped working, and I had a mind to order a replacement part and swap it out. Unfortunately, the replacement part (#764623-001) is listed at >$800 on the HP ...
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LCD overheating- not inverter [closed]

A friend's laptop just developed a very odd issue: she was using it normally when she smelled a burning smell (typical electronic burning smell, but more plasticy). Closer inspection revealed it was ...
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Sony Vaio Duo 11 SVD1121X9EB liquid in lcd screen

The screen of my sony convertible ultrabook shows some strange shape in the lower left corner for a while which is making the screen seem a bit transparent and is gradually growing (a few mm a week). ...
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Thinkpad W520 - there is no way to clone a display

I've already checked questions like: Can no longer duplicate display to external monitor on Windows 7, but in my case there is no way to duplicate the screen. Nvidia Control Panel treats both displays ...
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Dell XPS 9550 screen flickers every minute or so

Xps 9550 UltraHD Windows 10 Why does my 15-inch UltraHD screen flicker every now and then? I checked the setting and it is 60Hz refresh. I felt that this problem started after auto software updates....
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Does Thunderbolt 3 itself support 4K@60Hz output?

I want to have a laptop supporting external 4K@60Hz output, so I think it needs either HDMI 2.0, DisplayPort 1.2 or DP ALT Mode over USB-C. I think DisplayPort over USB-C and Thunderbolt 3 over USB-C ...
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Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 14 leaking clear sticky gel from lower right corner of display

Our Lenovo laptop, which was manufactured on 2013/08/25, started leaking a clear gel from the lower right hand corner of the screen. Other than being messy, it does not appear to have any effect on ...
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My computer turned itself into Tablet Mode and it won't come out despite settings

I went to edit a photo in Windows 10 and didn't realize it had switched into Tablet Mode until I closed that and found the screen sideways. (I didn't even know there was a Tablet Mode, and didn't ...
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Line on screen only on Chrome tab

There is a small vertical line that appears on my laptop screen, but only appears on Chrome and only when there is a certain amount of tabs open. You can see it below, just to right of the close tab ...
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Horizontal lines on screen appearing on my laptop screen

Ok so my laptop has a blue green line running horizontal acrossed the bottom of the screen. i connected it to my tv and theres no lines on the tv. so im thinking its the cable running from comp to ...
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How to fix my screen? Black line and flashes when unplugged

My screen just did this thing: How to fix this? Also my computer screen flashes when unplugged. Why?
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Laptop screen at 40% brightness when first turned on

I have several HP ZBook 17 G3's that my company just purchased. They are all imaged with an up-to-date Windows 10 image, and the first thing I do after imaging them is run HP Support Assistant to ...
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Display Issues on Asus Laptop (Windows 10)

Good day! I have been having an issue with my Asus UX303L laptop display. When I attempt to snap my icons to a grid, the bottom row and right column just do not seem to exist. Is there any way to fix ...
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What is the correct way to tell if a screen is compatible with my laptop?

I have an old IBM thinkpad Z61t, and I want to upgrade the screen to one from an even older Toshiba laptop. The screens are both very different sizes, and probably different resolutions, but the same ...
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Repairing a Dell XPS 13 (9333) loose display hinge

I have a Dell XPS 13 (9333) model and the display hinge is very loose. I've already tried tightening the hinges but that didn't help the problem. Does anyone have any fix tips for this problem, or ...
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Colorful dots on laptop screen

I have a Dell laptop 3510 model and it has a weird issue. As soon as it boots up it alternates between black and colorful dotted screen and then it turns off. And in this time everything else stops ...
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Laptop LCD T-Con

Is the t-con (timing control) board for a laptop lcd panel built into the panel itself, or is it a separate part that can be replaced like it is in televisions and desktop monitors? From what I can ...
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How to troubleshoot a non-functional laptop

Laptop model: HP Pavilion G7 Symptom(s): The screen refuses to work. Once turned on, nothing happens. What I've tried: I've plugged it in to an external monitor to verify display functionality, ...
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Do blue light filters actually reduce blue light?

I'm using redshift to reduce the blue light of my computer screen, which is supposed to be more relaxing for the eyes. So I wander, if the screen is visibly more reddish, does that mean that there is ...
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How do I know the dpi of my laptop screen

My laptop is HP 250 G2 with 15.6” diagonal LED-backlit HD2 anti-glare (1366 x 768). Please How do I know the dpi value?
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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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Laptop - Screen sometimes stays black after “display off”

My laptop is currently set to never go to sleep (on either battery or plugged in) but I do have it power off the display after 10 minutes(battery) or 20 minutes(plugged in) Most of the time, it works ...
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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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operating system does not show max supported resolution

My product specs list shows that my notebook sports a 1080 resolution display: http://support.hp.com/us-en/product/HP-Pavilion-15-ab200-Notebook-PC-series/8499306/model/8818875/document/c04799692/ ...
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Would my display be usable after removing touch screen glass?

I have a zenbook pro ux501vw and find the display unusably reflective at times. I also don't use the touchscreen at all, so it occurred to me that it might be possible to simply remove the glass, ...