laptop screen blinks then goes black

Hewlett-packard Hp pavilion dv4-2169nr e...
September 29, 2010 at 13:41:01
Specs: Windows Vista, 3gb 32bit os
Hi there, i have hp pavillion notebook windows vista home premium. have had for a year now. Recently it started blinking then tilts abit and goes black. it does not go off but displays goes dark.
sometimes ihave to restart it then light comes back and sometimes that does not work. like today i have restarted several times but still dark
Any help please
thanks
Amy

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#1
September 29, 2010 at 14:07:13
... does it blink when you move the screen on its hinge?

... if so take a look at this thread (last post) click >> #8


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#2
September 29, 2010 at 14:34:20
Thanks. it starts very well and from no where it starts to blink and shortly blacks out

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#3
September 29, 2010 at 15:03:06
... does it make any difference if you tap the Function <keys>?

... hold-in the <Fn> <key> and tap either <F7> or <F8> <key>

... to adjust the brightness.

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#4
September 29, 2010 at 15:22:06
Have tried that but its temporary, sometimes it works and sometimes not.. i even try moving it abit but doesnot help

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#5
September 29, 2010 at 16:05:33
... you might find a loose connection/wire if your're lucky!

... how competent are you with stripping the damn thing? click>> service manual

... some useful tips here. Also this is worth looking at.

... guessing your full years warranty is up(?)

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#6
September 29, 2010 at 17:31:22
have used the manual it was helpful. looks okey now, hope it wont black out again. will let you know. thanks for your help

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