You may want to check the ribbon cable from the LCD to the system board, may need cleaning, use the eraser of a pencil to clean contacts on cable.
Plug in the desktop monitor to the laptop and turn the laptop. if nothing comes up, go to desplay settings.
the best way to fix a laptop if the screen is broken is to plug in an external monitor into a vga dvi or hdmi port that is on your laptop this depends on your external monitor.
If the IBM laptop you use has a VGA port you just connect your monitor cable directly to the port. Then turn on the laptop and it should install the drivers needed to use the external monitor automatically. If you laptop does not have a VGA port then you will need a "Laptop replica port" to add the VGA port so you can connect the monitor.
buy a new laptop! Its broken! (preferably Alienware)
yes it is 100% possible you just need to dissemble the screen and remove it carefully and all the casing then you just plug in the external monitor the turn the laptop on and press hold Fn the press F8 until the image shows on the screen that the normal shortcut on a laptop.
it would help if you made sense
The monitor screen is completely autonomous to the computer itself. If you're using a desktop computer and not a laptop, it's perfectly fine to turn off the monitor and leave the computer running. You cannot, however, shut the lid, sleep, hibernate, or do anything to a laptop an keep the downloads runnings. You can turn down the brightness on your laptop if you wish, but you can't shut it off entirely.
if they flicker then most likely another turn sigal on the same side is bad or the bulb is blown
Function key F5 switches the display from the main monitor - to an external one. For example - you may need to display the screen from a lap-top on a much larger monitor. You would plug the monitor into one of the expansion ports on the laptop - then press Fn F5 to turn off the built-in display, and re-direct the output to the external monitor.
yes because there would be a button on the left or right of your laptop and it would have a button and press it then there you go
If it isn't going into "sleep" mode (in which case just move your mouse), you may have a bad capacitor or diode in the monitor.
Option 1: There should be a monitor port on the back of the laptop. It's a blue plug. Take a monitor from a desktop computer and plug it into the blue port on the laptop. Then turn your laptop on. You will be able to see your laptop screen on the desktop monitor. Then save your files to a CD or flash drive. Option 2: If you don't have a blue monitor port on the laptop you will need to pull the hard drive out of the laptop and buy a hard drive 2.5" (Either SATA or IDE) to USB adapter then you can plug the hard drive into another computer and read the files, copy them, etc.. This option should be carried out by a technically savy person or computer tech.
Turn off whole laptop. unwire it You can close the lid, but then it will turn the laptop off, and you can lose any unsaved work. It will also have to go through a re-boot when you turn it back on. The only sure way (without losing any data) is to click on the "X" on the top right of the screen to close everything down until you are left with your main screen, then, shut it down.
it depends on what kind of monitor
You cannot tell. You would need to turn it on.
yes it will. The laptop should notice it as a plug and play and install it automatic. The only problem is that both the laptop screen and the moniter will be on at the same time. Hope this helps Most if not all laptops have a video out socket on the back. It could be the normal VGA D-type adapter or simply S-video, take a lead from this to your monitor and it should work. There may be an option you need to turn on, to get the video to output through the video out socket.
Step 1 Plug in the first monitor into the power outlet. Connect the VGA cable from the monitor to the VGA input on the laptop. Step 2 Power on the VGA monitor. Enter the system configuration preferences. On a PC, enter the system preferences by clicking the Start button, then "Control Panel" and "Display." On a Mac, enter by clicking the apple icon. Once in the display settings screen, click "Detect" to have the laptop find the first external monitor. Step 3 Power off the second monitor. Connect the monitor to the computer through an available HDMI port. Power on the monitor. Enter the display preferences panel and detect the second external monitor. Step 4 Connect the second monitor to a USB slot, if no HDMI slot is available. Repeat the process of entering the display preferences screen to detect the monitor. Step 5 Install an extra monitor PCMCIA (Personal Computer Memory Card International Association) card into a free PCMCIA slot on your computer. Power off the monitor, connect to the card and turn the computer on again. Detect the external monitor through the display program. Step 6 Connect a dual monitor expansion box to a USB port on your laptop. Install any additional software as required by the manufacturer. Connect the two external monitors to the expansion box and turn on the power. Run through the device detection, if needed, to have your laptop locate the external displays.
check the dash board ground connection...it may be loose
You should leave it for at least an hour and make sure that the battery finishes turn it back on and it will work if yours is constant(laptop or computer) take it to a computer scientist
Put the laptop on charge and then on ,if it not on open the backside of laptop where the battery
You will need to use the power cord and/or the battery in order to turn the laptop on.
The first thing I would try is to hold down the menu button for 15 seconds. This should work but if it doesn't then try this: * Turn the computer and monitor off * Disconnect all monitor cabling from the monitor (power, USB, VGA, DVI, etc.) * Press and hold in the monitor power button in for 5 seconds * Reconnect the monitor to the computer * Reconnect the monitor power cord to the monitor * Turn on the monitor, then the computer * Press the Menu button for 15 seconds to unlock the padlock feature
The power button.
Turn it on. =)