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    Laptop Help

    My wife dropped the laptop yesterday afternoon and the screen now is very dark, you can barely see anything. I have another laptop that is the exact same model and wanted to know if I could switch the monitors between the two and see if that would get the computer up and working again.

    Anyone else have other suggestions?


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    Re: Laptop Help

    that would most likely work out. What is wrong is the backlight went out. These can usually be replaced.



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    Re: Laptop Help

    Get a wife that won't drop the laptop.


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    Re: Laptop Help

    At least she didn't drop the projector......



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    Re: Laptop Help

    I'd say for payback she ought to drop your drawers. And hers.



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    Re: Laptop Help

    hook it up to an external monitor to see if it works.
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