Screen turns on red and then turns off Tags: Battery Dell Laptops Last response: March 20, 2012 9:38 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share cellarjeff March 20, 2012 6:59:12 PM Dell atitude D610. Turns on with red screen for a couple of seconds, then the screen blacks out. Replaced the ac adapter and didn't help. Shouldn't it work without the battery in place? I tried removing the battery and it seems to work the same. More about : screen turns red turns | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove WR2 Laptop Master March 20, 2012 8:21:19 PM Hello cellarjeff; It kinda sounds like the screen itself has gone bad. Or it might be the graphics chip on the motherboard. | Report abuse scottiemedic March 20, 2012 9:38:57 PM I would also throw out that the inverter might be bad. Do you have video when you connect an external monitor? Can you put a flashlight to the screen and see anything? | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Laptops & Notebooks>Screen turns on red and then turns off> Related ressources: ForumScreen turns purple/green/ red ForumComputer turns off then on, No screen after upgrade to new cpu cooler ForumScreen turns purple/green/ red ForumComputer won't boot, turns off and on? help! ForumFreshly Built PC Boots Up Then Turns Off After 5 Seconds Forum[SUICIDAL COMPUTER] Turns On for Few Seconds Before Turning Off ForumPC turns on, then off , then on and boots normally ForumAsus P7P55D boots for a second and then turns off ForumOn initial starup. It turns on then off . ForumATX PS turns off when blue(-12V) and red (+5) get loaded ForumI turn on my pc then 2 seconds later it turns off . ForumNeed help computer turns on but black screen at boot up Forumnew system turns on for a sec. then off plzz help ForumComputer turns off power light blinks red ForumBack light or Inverter? ForumInspiron 1545: No boot, no beeps, no screen/backlight ForumHP DV6 Laptop screen issue ForumWindows screen on my laptop turns green and fuzzy ForumBlack screen help on HP G71-343US ForumDell 1721 laptop turns off soon after More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !