15.4" laptop display dead+other problem Tags: Laptops Computers Display Windows XP Last response: January 20, 2010 11:08 PM in Windows XP Share c0ll3ct0r3 January 13, 2010 9:58:51 AM i have an asus laptop with a disfunctional screen. you can see the backlight working. but the screen still stays blank. vga port on back of the computer still works. computer also has a boot virus. and after many failed attempt to format the 100gb hdd, reinstall and/or recover windows xp. i am starting to think its not worth th trouble... laptop is only just older than the 2 year warranty. and the screen is 15.4" Any advice/solutions? More about : laptop display dead problem c0ll3ct0r3 January 14, 2010 10:08:55 AM -windows was preloaded onto the hard drive and already tried reinstalling xp. it kept coming up with a blue screen error before it completed. - we have tryed to plug the laptop hdd into a desktop to format it. but it needs an adaptor. that we dont have. -we also tried formatting the hdd with the recovery disk + two other xp install disks. which all failed c0ll3ct0r3 January 14, 2010 10:23:08 AM oh and... the computer will not give access to the bios menu Related resources Notebook screens: 15" vs. 15.4 " - Forum Dell xps m1530 display problem - Forum So I love my 15.4 " laptop LCD with 1680x1050 and now I have to.... - Forum Using a 15.4 inch widescreen laptop with full screen proje.. - Forum 15.4 " WUXGA Laptops - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Anonymous a b D Laptop January 14, 2010 11:06:15 AM Time to get a new laptop. c0ll3ct0r3 January 20, 2010 6:29:46 AM yeah. probly jorhay January 20, 2010 11:08:17 PM set your cmos in the dfault mode and try the xp 3 to 4mat,then after 4mat replce the xp3 os with the orgnal xp os Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumA 15.4 incher with the same specs as this 14.1 incher? ForumMacbook pro 15.4 vs Asus G75VW-T1414H Ultimate gaming Notebook ForumTwo laptops - One with a good CPU the other with a GPU. How to change? ForumIs my RAM dead ?...(8gb 1600mhz displayed differently) ForumHP Pavilion dv4, display seems dead Forum[HELP] Laptop display dead 2 days after spilling tea. Dual confusion. ForumCpu running at 154 degrees how do i cool it Forum2 dead ram sockets. no display on other 2 ForumUse USB to VGA display for dead Graphics in Laptiop ForumGaming laptop under $2000 ForumGetting past administrative password ForumOdd problem? ForumATI Problem ForumI want to open cmd, but in my school it is blocked same as all .bat files, is th ForumWindows Xp installation problem More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !