Laptops forum

Question

HELP Laptop screen with weird colours and lines...... ???

Hello guys.
So i just got a new laptop from my brother. It was ACER Aspire E1 series...... model number V5WE2. It was good and i was using it for my school work...... one day i was watching a youtube video. My headphone was connected and my iPad. Everything was fine and suddenly my laptop screen started flickering..... at first it was just some weird colours on screen. And then it went black with coloured horizontal lines. I googled the issue and tried a few thing. Like turning off/on, removing battery, charger. Then I connected it with my monitor and everything was showing there...... but screen was still black... since i live in other country i cant return or show it to the company. I asked someone to fix it but he asked for a lot money to change the LCD...... now i was saving money for it... but after 2,3 days i turned it on and the screen was okay display was back like nothing happened.... then i did something stupid i connected my headphone the screen went black again with weird lines..... I don’t know what to to do.... if i should save money to change LCD... but if there was something wrong why did it work again??? And why it happened again when i plugged my headphones.. i asked that dude if something else was wrong he just said to change the lcd. What if spend money on lcd and connect something and it happens again??? ?????

Answer This Ask For Clarification
Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: HELP Laptop screen with weird colours and lines...... ???
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: HELP Laptop screen with weird colours and lines...... ???
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.

All Answers

Collapse -
Answer
I can't tell what happened either.

In reply to: HELP Laptop screen with weird colours and lines...... ???

The best advice is to turn it off and on again. That and the generic resets (remove power, battery, press+hold power button 60 seconds, release, test.

Collapse -
Headphones.

In reply to: I can't tell what happened either.

How are they connected to your laptop? Headphone jack, USB, or other. Does it always happen when you connect headphones?
Dafydd.

Popular Forums

icon
Computer Newbies 10,686 discussions
icon
Computer Help 54,365 discussions
icon
Laptops 21,181 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 16,313 discussions
icon
Phones 17,137 discussions
icon
Security 31,287 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 22,101 discussions
icon
Windows 7 8,164 discussions
icon
Windows 10 2,657 discussions

REVIEW

Sublime suburban chariot

High on style and technology, the 2019 Volvo XC90 is an incredibly satisfying everyday crossover.