laptop screen damage

  splun 19:39 29 May 2004
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i have 2 black stripes across the my toshiba satelliete desktop screen they look like scratches is this a fault ?or is it actual damage i am still under warranty anybody had a simliar problem

  Graham ® 19:51 29 May 2004

Impossible to say whether it's a fault or damage. Be aware that screen damage is often not covered by warranty. I would contact the supplier immediately, as the cost of a repair is often close to a new laptop.

  computernerdiamnot 20:20 29 May 2004

Sounds like the panel has gone, hook it up to the tv if you have tv output. As it is under warranty send it back.

  jonnytub 20:40 29 May 2004

but have you tried a different background to see if the problem you describe is reproduced, can you physically feel the "scratches"?

  splun 17:56 17 Dec 2005

thanks everybody it was a damaged screen apparently its made of glass??so dont drop your laptops DOH!

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