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petenwlk

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    hp laptop turns on but screen is blank
    « on: May 25, 2009, 11:52:59 PM »
    my laptop was working fine till this morning when i tried to boot it up. The screen is blank and the laptop keeps on loading the drives pauses and starts loading it up again.. Any ideas? thx
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    Re: hp laptop turns on but screen is blank
    « Reply #1 on: May 25, 2009, 11:57:02 PM »
    We need more information. Please look here: http://www.computerhope.com/forum/index.php/topic,33586.html

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      Re: hp laptop turns on but screen is blank
      « Reply #2 on: May 26, 2009, 12:01:47 AM »
      hp laptop bout 2yrs old , windows vista...thats all the info i have on it...at work at the moment and dont have the specs on hand :(
      See, the human mind is kind of like ... a pinata. When it breaks open, there's a lot of surprises inside. Once you get the pinata perspective, you see that losing your mind can be a peak experience.

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        Re: hp laptop turns on but screen is blank
        « Reply #3 on: May 26, 2009, 09:21:40 PM »
        hp pavillon dv6000 laptop,thats all i can get without getting into windows.. I found a forum that sugested to take out the battery and hold down the power button for a min then put the battery back in.. It worked for alot of peoples but not for I.. If anybody has any ideas please tell....thx
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          Re: hp laptop turns on but screen is blank
          « Reply #4 on: May 26, 2009, 10:06:10 PM »
          Does anything ever load on the screen? IS there an HP splash screen that ever appears?

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            Re: hp laptop turns on but screen is blank
            « Reply #5 on: May 26, 2009, 10:22:01 PM »
            nope just blank..you can hear the harddrive and the lcd lights on board light for a minute then they blink out then turn back on..
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              Re: hp laptop turns on but screen is blank
              « Reply #6 on: July 01, 2009, 11:02:45 PM »
              Bump: mine is doing the exact same thing, don't know what to do....

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              Re: hp laptop turns on but screen is blank
              « Reply #7 on: July 01, 2009, 11:19:52 PM »
              pigpen, please start a new thread, do not hijack someone elses topic.

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              Re: hp laptop turns on but screen is blank
              « Reply #8 on: July 02, 2009, 11:47:32 PM »
              nope just blank..you can hear the harddrive and the lcd lights on board light for a minute then they blink out then turn back on..

              How is your battery (power supply). I know it seems basic but lets start from the begining.