Sony laptop boots up but screen is blank Tags: Laptops Sony TV Last response: December 7, 2012 1:04 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share biffo76 December 7, 2012 9:27:49 AM Hello, My Sony laptop boots up but has a black screen, I connected it to my TV and it is OK, I can access it from there, any ideas what's wrong with it please. More about : sony laptop boots screen blank marsay001 December 7, 2012 11:42:32 AM check your video settings, you could have disabled the the built in display so the external display on shows up, although that wouldnt justify it not shwoing bios etc on the laptop screen, if your comfortable the only thing to suggest is taking the LID off the screen and checking connections, you'd be surprised how easy it is for them to be knocked out of the connector, zdbc13 a b D Laptop December 7, 2012 1:04:29 PM While it's booting up press F8 a bunch of times. If it shows Safe Mode options choose VGA Mode, log in, and reset your resolution to the proper one for your screen. Make sure you know the proper resolution first by checking the specs of your laptop. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumMotherboard Boots with Blank screen until Windows, then OK ForumSony Vaio black screen when booting ForumInspiron 1564 boots to blank gray screen ForumLaptop Blank Screen ForumSony vaio laptop won't turn on but is receiving power ForumRepalced LCD only white blank screen ForumLaptop Screen goes blank after 10 seconds ForumBlank Screen ForumHP Mini won't boot , blank screen flashes white once per second on powerup. ForumSony laptop model pcg 7184L won't POST or boot up ForumAcer aspire 8920 laptop screen going blank after start up ForumMy computer wont boot , it doesnt start,i only got a blank black screen ForumScreen goes blank and buzzing ForumLaptop Screen is Blank /Only Starts in Safe Mode ForumBlank screen on boot up ForumToshiba Satellite L305D-S5900 LCD screen is completely blank & quit wo ForumGaming laptop under 1000 ForumLaptop for programing and multimedia ForumComputer screen crashed but laptop working ForumUpgradeable Laptop More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !