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Dell Inspiron 6000 - Black screen


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Lady Not a Techie

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Help! - When turing on the laptop the screen for one second starts (kind of a redish color) and then goes black - - the lock 9 key comes on and usually eventually goes out - - the laptop stays on - I here fan running and can sometimes faintly see WINDOWS in the darken screen - - like it is working but screen is DARK.
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rshaffer61

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Hello Lady Not a Techie.... Welcome to
GeeksToGo, :D
;) ;)

I'm sorry to hear about your issue. We will try to help you resolve this as soon
as possible.
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It sounds like your laptop screen is failing. What I would suggest you try is a external monitor plugging it into the vga connection on the back of the laptop. If that monitor shows a screen then the problem is the laptop screen.
If it does not show a screen then the problem could be the video on your laptop has failed.
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