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    My Dell Laptop Screen Keeps Flickering ?

    my 600mhz p3 dell laptop keeps flickering and sometimes the screen goes off, then u tap the back of the screen and it comes back on, also they grey windows sometimes go pinkish then tap it on the back and they return grey

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    Sounds like a loose ribbon cable

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    Quote Originally Posted by UK_MP3Car
    Sounds like a loose ribbon cable
    Used to work with these and I do rember the above been true. The also break on the hinges and the catches broke after a short while, oh and marks where made on the screen but I cant rember why.

    In all they where design faults and a good reason I never bought Dell....

    Terran

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    I had this with my laptop, the screen would go blank for no apparent reason, and when i moved the screen it flickered back on, it turned out to be a loose ribbon cable as MP3car stated.

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