Why is my laptop turning on then going blank Tags: Acer Laptops Last response: August 14, 2011 3:01 AM in Laptops & Notebooks Share juliefrascone August 9, 2011 4:58:54 AM Hello, I turn the laptop on it goes to the first screen and then goes black More about : laptop turning blank Wamphryi August 9, 2011 5:59:53 AM Make sure it is getting power and not trying to load on a flat battery. danielsuperchef August 12, 2011 5:04:09 PM When i goes black is it switching off? If no, it could be your backlights or inverter board, graphics card or even maybe your hard drive going bad. difficult to tell on the little info you gave. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer biebel August 14, 2011 3:01:22 AM hi, Even a bad driver can be the problem for this. Try to boot in safe mode with f8 button when you power up. Or try the VGA only mode to boot, if this work then you have a faulty driver and you should de-install it from the software screen. After this, boot up normally and install the right driver from the website of ATI, NVIDIA or INTEL. If you dont know with brand is installed: install this program to find out: http://www.astra32.com/ good luck! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhy does Toshiba screen go blank ? ForumAcer aspire laptop screen going blank ForumHp laptop with ati hd3200 screen going blank ForumLaptop turns on, with blank screen and then off ForumWindows going into blank screensaver mode seconds ForumBlank screen when laptop is turned on ForumWhy does my tv screen go blank when streaming video ForumWindows XP Setup Blank Screen ForumComputer turns on, blank screen. ForumBad MB or PSU? - Screen goes blank while PC keeps running. ForumAcer aspire 8920 laptop screen going blank after start up ForumKyocera 2325 Display Going Blank ForumWhy does a gigabyte screen go blank after swtiching it on? ForumBlank dvd in dvdrw xp shows as cd with 0 free space- WHY !? ForumLaptop won\'t boot and has blank display until VGA is uninstalled ForumGaming laptop under 1000 ForumI cant boot my m54n neo laptop ForumStolen hp laptop Forum[Solved] Trying to decide on an under $400 laptop solution. ForumAMD vs Intel Laptop More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !