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Dropped Dell inspiron 1501 need screen help

by PhAnToM_PhRaG / January 12, 2010 3:19 AM PST

Ok so my laptop fell off the table today and now the screen looks like this. What could the problem be? New screen, backlight, inverter i'm not sure if it's something simple or just need to buy a total screen for it.

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A few hundred buck item.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 12, 2010 5:03 AM PST
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almost gone
by PhAnToM_PhRaG / January 12, 2010 11:55 PM PST

Well I woke up this morning and the really bright spots are fading away and getting back to normal. They are almost gone down to a spot about a inch tall and 5 or 6 inches long but they are in spots and slowly vanishing. Can anyone tell me why they are going away and if you think they will eventually all go away.

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Why.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 12, 2010 11:59 PM PST
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To explain this you may never find a good explainer. But you could research what a LCD is, how it's made and think over in your head how an impact could change how it works or fails.

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