Black Screen with cursor on upper left Tags: Cursor Laptops Toshiba Last response: October 22, 2012 9:32 PM in Laptop General Discussion Share csnorman October 22, 2012 7:43:14 PM I have a toshiba laptop. Was brought to me with just a black screen with cursor flashing on top left. Is this a bad hard drive? More about : black screen cursor upper left noidea_77 a b D Laptop October 22, 2012 8:17:10 PM Any display from the bios before that? When the hdd is bad, it should ask for a proper boot device. Only the cursor sounds more like memory or cpu error. anonymous1 a b D Laptop October 22, 2012 8:36:06 PM Try a linux live disk. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer csnorman October 22, 2012 9:32:13 PM From what I looked up thus far, for a toshiba, looks like the cmos could be bad. I did notice that the time in the bios was wrong so I corrected it but still goes into a cursor state. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Computer has black screen with a non blinking underscore on the upper left Forum Black Screen/White Dash Sign Upper Left Hand Corner Forum Dell latitude d610 loads pay bios screen but stops at black screen with only cursor blinking on top left off screen what can I Forum Black screen flashing cursor in top left can't startup comp Forum Black screen blinking cursor top left Forum Black screen with blinking cursor in the top left HELP! Forum My dell inspiron 537 has a black screen with a cursor in left hand corner Forum Computer wont start cursor blinking in upper left corner Forum Blinking cursor in the upper left corner Forum Blank screen with underline in upper left hand corner Forum Blank screen with underline in upper left hand corner Forum Blank screen with underline in upper left hand corner Forum Red position numbers in upper left corner of screen? Forum SolvedJust installed a new PSU, Now booting process doesn't get past ASUS splash screen. BLACK SCREEN with WHITE FLASHING CURSOR. Forum SolvedBIOS won't come on I get a black screen and cursor.(gigabyte f2a88xn-wifi) Forum SolvedBlack Screen with Cursor after Windows Logo (after Check Disk) Forum Solvedblack screen with blinking cursor... Forum Solvedblack screen, white cursor. no solution Forum Mouse cursor disappears on the top-left of the screen. Forum SolvedComputer boots with black screen and cursor Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptop General Discussion categories Acer Alienware Asus Dell Lenovo Sony Toshiba !