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Original Message    Posted by: harry m.      19 Jul @ 22:26
packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop has power,but wont load up or boot up.just shows black screen when turned on...

Posted by: Chris P. PCIQ IT ProfessionalPCIQ IT Professional      20 Jul @ 09:47
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

Good morning,

Take out the battery and disconnect the power supply. Press the power button a few times. Connect only the power supply and try to boot.

If no joy...

You can try re-seating the memory. Make sure you're correctly grounded to ensure there's no risk of static damage.

Other than that, it could be the motherboard (most likely)

Kind regards

Chris

Posted by: Jon S. PCIQ IT ProfessionalPCIQ IT Professional      20 Jul @ 12:13
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

Harry
how old is it? Packard Bell machines tend to be short-lived and usually not worth repairing if the motherboards go wrong

Posted by: harry m.      20 Jul @ 16:44
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

thanks.Chris and jon for your prompt replies.Have tried the power button option .Will try the memory re-seat.Will let you know if it works. Had a idea it might be the motherboard..
Laptop less than 2yrs old..

Posted by: Robin N. PCIQ IT ProfessionalPCIQ IT Professional      20 Jul @ 21:10
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

Hi Chris, just be absolutely sure before you bin this laptop.
When you say "won't boot up, just black screen" do you mean that absolutely nothing happens when you press the "on" button? Or, do you hear any whirring or clicks from inside the case, or see any of the LED's light up or flicker?
If so then the mobo may be fine and your problem is with the screen or the cabling to it.

Posted by: Chris P. PCIQ IT ProfessionalPCIQ IT Professional      25 Jul @ 14:37
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

Hi Harry,

How are you getting on with this laptop? Is it booting yet?

Kind regards

Chris

Posted by: Marvin .      22 Apr @ 21:42
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I have the same problem, i tried to reset the memory and it works for about 5 minutes and after that it goes back to black screen again. is there any solution rather than dismantling the laptop?

Posted by: Daniel  A.      8 Feb @ 19:25
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

Hello.

Can someone help me I have a similar issue I take my laptop on and it gets to the login page when I put my password in then the screen goes black this has happened since windows had a update on laptop I don't know what to do I have turned off and on without mains ect..

Regards

Dan

Posted by: Alan D. PCIQ IT ProfessionalPCIQ IT Professional      9 Feb @ 14:09
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

It sounds as if the update has not completed properly. Try turning the machine on, and after the BIOS messages, if any, press F8 repeatedly. This should give you the startup menu. You could try Safe mode, or Last Known Good. See if either of those work.

Posted by:  .      18 Nov @ 19:19
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:58
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:58
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:58
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:58
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:58
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:58
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:58
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:58
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 08:58
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 09:05
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 09:05
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 09:05
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 09:05
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 09:05
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 09:05
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 09:05
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 09:05
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 09:05
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by: Drana  M.      26 Oct @ 09:05
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

my pb laptop wont turn on but the charger works just fine. There's really not sort of system sound even after turning it on, just a blank screen.

Posted by:  .      26 Oct @ 09:06
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

Posted by: Peter  G.      30 Jan @ 16:46
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

My wife has one of these they are pretty useless but I stumbled on your site, took out the battery, connected the power turned on and pressed function f8 loads of times and the start screen comes on but nothing else. I suggest everyone with one of these meets up wherever PB are based and lobs them in their car park!

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:35
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:35
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:35
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:35
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:35
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:35
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:35
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:35
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:35
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:35
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:35
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:36
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:37
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:37
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:37
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:37
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:37
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:38
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:38
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:38
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:44
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:44
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:44
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: florida W.      13 Sep @ 11:44
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

I am using a Dell Alienware gaming laptop since last year and recently I watched a movie and my laptop automatically restarted after some interval I stucked then my friend suggest me to take help through https://www.delltechsupportnumbers.com/dell-alienware-support/ and I took help and they helped me very nicely and fix my all laptop related issues.

Posted by: Lisa H.      17 Aug @ 10:43
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

Hello my pc won't get past ON Packard bell screen

Posted by: Lisa H.      17 Aug @ 10:43
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

Hello my pc won't get past ON Packard bell screen

Posted by: Lisa H.      17 Aug @ 10:43
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

Hello my pc won't get past ON Packard bell screen

Posted by: Lisa H.      17 Aug @ 10:43
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

Hello my pc won't get past ON Packard bell screen

Posted by: Lisa H.      17 Aug @ 10:43
RE: packard bell laptop black screen

Hello my pc won't get past ON Packard bell screen

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