LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Laptop and Netbook
User Name
Password
Linux - Laptop and Netbook Having a problem installing or configuring Linux on your laptop? Need help running Linux on your netbook? This forum is for you. This forum is for any topics relating to Linux and either traditional laptops or netbooks (such as the Asus EEE PC, Everex CloudBook or MSI Wind).

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 11-06-2003, 07:24 PM   #1
stevenhasty
Member
 
Registered: Mar 2003
Location: New York, NY
Distribution: Slackware-current
Posts: 169

Rep: Reputation: 30
LCD is REDDISH after resuming from power-saving mode


when my laptop's LCD powers down (either by BIOS and the lid button or APM) and is then powered on after resuming, it has a reddish tint that goes away after about 3 minutes. Is this cause for concern? Is my LCD dying?
I have approximately one month left on my limited warranty. What's your take on this?
 
Old 11-07-2003, 01:33 PM   #2
eviltangerine
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Nov 2003
Location: Bellevue, WA
Distribution: slack, freebsd, gentoo
Posts: 9

Rep: Reputation: 0
call customer service and get your warranty in check.


Then send it in.


It could be some connection is loosening or something, I don't know for sure, but I'd sent it in anyway, because you're on your last month of your warranty.
 
Old 11-07-2003, 04:10 PM   #3
bolinux
Member
 
Registered: Oct 2003
Distribution: Fedora Core 1 with KDE 3.2
Posts: 257

Rep: Reputation: 30
That happens with my LCD but it only lasts 15 sec. You should search google for the answer and try to contact the manufacturer.

I don't know if this will help but try to mention what kind of laptop you have. There is nothing wrong in sending it in because its better to take precautions.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
LCD ViewSonic VP191b - power saving Vookimedlo Linux - Hardware 0 04-11-2005 01:50 PM
My display goes to power saving mode even during games. A.K Mandriva 1 03-22-2005 09:40 AM
power saving mode at login screen hari78 Linux - Newbie 1 03-07-2005 10:43 AM
Power Saving mode in Redhat 9 montgom Red Hat 0 04-12-2004 06:34 PM
mouse doesn't work after resuming from standby mode malo_umoran Slackware 0 01-09-2004 12:14 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Laptop and Netbook

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:41 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration