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by: 3labradors July 26, 2007 6:39 PM PDT

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Monitor - flickering-loose wire?

by 3labradors - 7/26/07 6:39 PM

I have a Gateway7330 laptop. It's about 2-2 1/2 years old. The monitor flickers. It seems like it's a loose wire, if I close the monitor and then bring it back up and adjust it to a certain angle it will stop the flickering. I need to move my monitor around a bit to make it stop. Once it is in the right position and I don't move it at all it is fine.

It of course is out of warranty. When it was under warranty, this was happening and I sent it in to be repaired, it's now doing it again.

Any suggestions-is this an easy fix or should I bring it to a professional?

Thanks for any help with this.

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