Screen Problems with Acer Aspire 8920G

RosalieLee wrote on 6/2/2020, 1:42 PM

I have no idea if I am posting this on the right place so apologies if not. I have an Aspire 8920G and everytime I start up, the screen goes blank. I have to keep turning it on and off loads of times before it eventually works. Can anyone please help because its driving me mad, Thanks.

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johnebaker wrote on 6/2/2020, 2:29 PM

@RosalieLee

Hi

This forum is for Magix products, if the issue you are having is on startup of the Acer then this is most likely one of 2 causes:

  1. a Windows issue

    or
     
  2. given the age of the Asus, the hard drive is beginning to fail

In either case you need to see a computer technician for advice.

This topic will be closed if the issue does not relate to a Magix product.

John EB
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DJPatientX wrote on 6/3/2020, 4:53 PM

The screen is either on its way out, or check cables or reinstall drivers. usually a black screen is signs of failed ram memory. possible lcd backlight has failed on your screen. Ps if you can swap out memory, see if that works, if not buy a new laptop.