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Re: Toshiba Tecra 8100 Laptop - LCD Screen or Inverter Fault?

Subject: Re: Toshiba Tecra 8100 Laptop - LCD Screen or Inverter Fault?
From: "Andy"
Date: Tue, 27 Nov 2007 12:51:58 -0000
Newsgroups: ie.comp, uk.comp.sys.laptops


"LiamK" <liamk@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message 
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> Andy wrote:
>> Hi. My old Toshiba Tecra 8100 laptop has developed this fault with one 
>> whitish thin green line running vertically from top to bottom of screen 
>> on the right hand side near to the middle of the LCD Screen and I am 
>> trying to fathom out if this fault is to do with the LCD Screen itself or 
>> the Inverter module so I know what to replace.
>> I have already replace the laptop main board (due to a different fault) 
>> but the laptop screen still has this vertical line there. So its not the 
>> graphics chip at fault on the main board and also when I plug an external 
>> monitor into the VGA port the line doesn't appear on the external 
>> monitor.
>> Must be either Inverter or LCD Panel but which one????
>>
>> A video of the fault I have uploaded here on youtube so you can see 
>> whereabouts it is and how the line looks like:
>>
>> http://ie.youtube.com/watch?v=xtqPjSBZDiI  or http://tinyurl.com/2nqho9
>>
>
> you branching out into horror movies Andy?
> http://ie.youtube.com/watch?v=SMOHmjt4K_k
>
> tip - put the "Jaws" music over it and gradually zoom in... 
> ARRRGGGGHHHHH!!!!!


:-)

I think Captain Pugwash music would be better

that was my best side by the way - the camera loves me!  :-)

Andy.




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