acer screen problem

  Eleanor31 17:37 30 Nov 2012
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Hi my laptop screen fades, goes black then after a few minutes comes back on and is ok for a while. Any idea why?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:55 30 Nov 2012

Fading to black is an invertor problem but not heard of one that comes back on.

  Eleanor31 18:41 30 Nov 2012

Brought up device manager list but can't see any exclamations marks. I notice that when it starts to fade, it fades from the left hand side. Could a bulbs or something be going and as I am not remotely technical, what would I do if it was?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 19:03 30 Nov 2012

If your not technical then you will need to take it in for repair - stripping a laptop even to do a lamp or invertor change is not for a novice.

There are many videos / tutorials on the net for this job.

Make and model?

  Eleanor31 19:06 30 Nov 2012

Acer Aspire 7730ZG

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 19:35 30 Nov 2012

Similar machine shown here

  Eleanor31 15:06 02 Dec 2012

Thanks but I don't even know if it is the inverter. I am getting an expert to do it. Thanks for your advice.

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