Laptop screen wont turn on, but works when connected to an external monitor Tags: External Monitor Laptop Screen Computer Laptops Last response: January 30, 2013 11:58 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share tarponeye January 30, 2013 7:32:05 PM My momitor will no long come on. My computer (Dell Inspiron E1505) still functions with an external monitor. Can the monitor on the laptop be remover and the computer still function. More about : laptop screen wont turn works connected external monitor | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to tarponeye Register or log in to remove getochkn January 30, 2013 7:41:31 PM I've run laptops with no screen before. Usually not a big deal except taking it apart to get to it. Sounds like the inverter went. If the screen is on, can you shine a flashlight at the screen and see a faint picture? | Report abuse Reply to getochkn Brett928S2 Laptop Authority January 30, 2013 11:58:26 PM Inverter or screen gone and yes to removal.. but be careful...the surround breaks easily.. All the best Brett | Report abuse Reply to Brett928S2 Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Laptops & Notebooks>Laptop screen wont turn on, but works when connected to an external monitor> Related ressources: ForumLaptop screen wont turn on, but works when connected to an external monitor ForumLaptop with broken screen won't show up on external monitor ForumMy laptop detects external monitor but it wont show on external monitor screen ForumLaptop screen wont turn on ForumSony vaio laptop won't turn on but is receiving power ForumLaptop screen wont turn on ForumLaptop screen black after connection external monitor ForumOnly External Monitor Works , Primary ( Laptop T60 Screen ) doesn't ForumMy sony vaio laptop won't turn on! ForumAsus laptop screen wont turn on ForumGaming laptop under 1000 ForumSony vaio pcg-31311m screen replacement issues ForumAMD or Intel for budget "gaming" laptop ForumDecent multimedia laptop with decent battery ForumHey guys.plz help me to choose best budget laptop Forum[Solved] Laptop or Tablet recommendations Forum[HELP]Laptop display dead 2 days after spilling tea. Dual confusion. ForumQuestion about Laptop VGA output. ForumLaptop for around 700 EUR ForumLaptop screen wont turn on, but works when connected to an external monitor More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !