Broken computer Tags: Computer Brother Laptops Last response: November 12, 2012 9:19 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share allen47 November 12, 2012 9:53:37 AM My bro's laptop is broken. It's an Asus X42DE. When it is turned on, the light from the on/off switch is still on but there's no display. My brother was watching movie and it suddenly turned off. So, what's the problem of my brother's computer? More about : broken computer | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove drwho1 November 12, 2012 10:15:38 AM not certain but it looks like your screen is dead. your laptop has a connection to an external monitor, so I would try to connected to an external monitor and see if still works. This would prove if my suspicions are right (about the dead screen) If not then it could be something more serious. Check also if your computer is under warranty. | Report abuse allen47 November 12, 2012 9:19:06 PM Yep, the external monitor didn't turn on.... | Report abuse allen47 November 12, 2012 9:19:15 PM I don't know if the warranty is still on but it about 1 year already (i think).... | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Laptops & Notebooks>Broken computer> Related ressources: ForumBroken screen need to transfer data to another computer ForumHow do I know what part of my computer is broken ? BLACK SCREEN ForumComputer broken ForumBought a computer and it's broken , wondering what could be wrong? ForumBroken computer and 2 dead power supplies... ForumBroken Computer ForumSapphire 7850 broken after cleaning computer (PLEASE HELP)? ForumHelp. Is my RealTek PCIe broken on the motherboard? ForumHow to recover data from a broken external hard drive ForumHELP! Broken DDR3 Memory slot lever ForumRecovering data from broken hard drive ForumBroken Need Help PLS ForumBroken Rig?!? ForumComputer Broken ForumBrand new computer , broken 2 cpus. ForumI think i have broken my computer please help ForumMy Computer driver is broken ForumCPU or Motherboard broken ? ForumGaming laptop under 1000 ForumIs my current computer fast? More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !