Welcome to WikiWirral, sharing is what we do best.
Forum Statistics
Posts1,014,087
Topics74,841
Members12,886
Forums66
Posts in last 24hrs45
Most Online7,831
Apr 8th, 2013
Who's Online Now
52 registered members (alan128, 11 invisible), 1,002 guests, and323 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


Popular Topics(Views 7days)
123 ISIS
New General Forums
Gaza strip
by venice. 17th Feb 2019 1:30am
ISIS
by casper. 14th Feb 2019 9:32am
Join Us Tonight .. FREE ENTRY ..
by WargamerNik. 13th Feb 2019 12:29pm
Donald Trump
by Salmon. 12th Feb 2019 10:11am
New Wirral History
Bidston Hall
by RUDEBOX. 12th Jan 2014 8:46pm
Morpeth Buildings Brook St
by Ducko. 12th Jan 2009 11:39am
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
WW1 Monument, Birkenhead
No more bridge, never be the same
Topic Replies
What song are you listening to?
by snowshoes. 18th Feb 2019 3:49pm
RAF Tornado Farewell Flypast Tour
by alan128. 18th Feb 2019 1:43pm
Various Free Items
by Thorwalker. 18th Feb 2019 1:11pm
Wheel
by Thorwalker. 18th Feb 2019 1:10pm
School Kids Climate Change Protests
by Gibbo. 18th Feb 2019 9:28am
Vue Cinema and Birkenhead Market For Demolition?
by keef666. 18th Feb 2019 5:01am
Project Fear III
by fish5133. 17th Feb 2019 6:57pm
Creative Gigaworks T40 Series II Speakers
by Catsick. 16th Feb 2019 11:18am
February
M T W T F S S
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28
Recent Posts : What's On ?
RAF Tornado Farewell Flypast Tour
by alan128. 18th Feb 2019 1:43pm
Join Us Tonight .. FREE ENTRY ..
by WargamerNik. 13th Feb 2019 12:30pm
Previous Topic
Next Topic
Print Topic
Rate Topic
Laptop prob #1009420
12th May 2016 7:52am
12th May 2016 7:52am
Joined: Jan 2014
Posts: 356
wirral
L
lincle Offline OP
Old Hand
lincle  Offline OP
Old Hand
L
Joined: Jan 2014
Posts: 356
wirral
Hi Can anyone out there help with a problem with Asus laptop.Fully charged, light green sometimes flashing but screen displaying nothing at all.What I know about technology could be written on the head of a pin so if anyone can help please use language I can understand.My Son has managed to solve prob twice but as soon as I log off then try to restart the same thing happens even after unplugging & leaving overnight. Thanks

Google Ads
Re: Laptop prob [Re: lincle] #1009423
12th May 2016 9:45am
12th May 2016 9:45am
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 1,875
Wallasey
S
Salmon Offline
Forum Addict
Salmon  Offline
Forum Addict
S
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 1,875
Wallasey
Just a thought has the screen been turned off?

Re: Laptop prob [Re: Salmon] #1009428
12th May 2016 10:03am
12th May 2016 10:03am
Joined: Jan 2014
Posts: 356
wirral
L
lincle Offline OP
Old Hand
lincle  Offline OP
Old Hand
L
Joined: Jan 2014
Posts: 356
wirral
Hi Salmon,no I don't think so,can't see a separate button for screen on or off unless it's one of the F buttons along top of keyboard.

Re: Laptop prob [Re: lincle] #1009437
12th May 2016 11:31am
12th May 2016 11:31am
Joined: Jul 2009
Posts: 1,468
rockferry
lansyp Offline

Forum Addict
lansyp  Offline

Forum Addict
Joined: Jul 2009
Posts: 1,468
rockferry
Try pressing fn button and anything that looks like a screen in blue on the buttons

Re: Laptop prob [Re: lansyp] #1009440
12th May 2016 12:45pm
12th May 2016 12:45pm
Joined: Jan 2014
Posts: 356
wirral
L
lincle Offline OP
Old Hand
lincle  Offline OP
Old Hand
L
Joined: Jan 2014
Posts: 356
wirral
Hi,Haven't got any buttons that are blue so I've tried fn & everything that looks like a screen but no joy,thanks for suggestion though

Re: Laptop prob [Re: lincle] #1009443
12th May 2016 1:19pm
12th May 2016 1:19pm
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 1,875
Wallasey
S
Salmon Offline
Forum Addict
Salmon  Offline
Forum Addict
S
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 1,875
Wallasey
Try this, it may work.Remove the battery, unplug the power lead, hold the power button for 1 to 2 minutes, turn on computer with power plug only, then shutdown, put the battery back in and restart.

Re: Laptop prob [Re: lincle] #1009453
12th May 2016 3:39pm
12th May 2016 3:39pm
Joined: Jan 2014
Posts: 356
wirral
L
lincle Offline OP
Old Hand
lincle  Offline OP
Old Hand
L
Joined: Jan 2014
Posts: 356
wirral
Thanks everyone.Its now sorted.My Son saved all my pics etc,wiped comp clean & put it back to windows 8. Ive had to many problems since windows 10 so fingers crossed that everything will be ok. Great advice from everyone as I knew there would be.

Re: Laptop prob [Re: lincle] #1009537
14th May 2016 7:58am
14th May 2016 7:58am
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 203
Bromborough
K
Kieran1981 Offline
Addict
Kieran1981  Offline
Addict
K
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 203
Bromborough
It probably needs a bios update which can be obtained from the Asus website. Sometimes a computer needs its Bios updating before it can use the latest version of Windows. The Bios is in the basic sense the starter motor of your laptop. Don't update the Bios yourself unless you know what you're doing. Sometimes there are different ways of updating it. Either through windows itself or through the Bios were you'd press F11 on startup. Some computers you have to press Escape or F10 or F1 or F2. There's no real uniformity across manufacturers.

Last edited by Kieran1981; 14th May 2016 8:01am.

Moderated by  Mod 

Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
RAF Tornado Farewell Flypast Tour
by diggingdeeper. 16th Feb 2019 12:36pm
European Parliament on now.
by granny. 15th Feb 2019 3:26pm
School Kids Climate Change Protests
by fish5133. 15th Feb 2019 2:08pm
Join Us Tonight .. FREE ENTRY ..
by WargamerNik. 13th Feb 2019 12:30pm
Join Us Tonight .. FREE ENTRY ..
by WargamerNik. 13th Feb 2019 12:29pm
For Sale & Free
Wheel
by Thorwalker. 18th Feb 2019 1:10pm
Creative Gigaworks T40 Series II Speakers
by Catsick. 16th Feb 2019 11:18am
HP Envy 13.3 Laptop AD059NA
by Catsick. 16th Feb 2019 11:16am
Shed/Summerhouse Guttering Kit
by Catsick. 16th Feb 2019 11:10am
Member Spotlight
Gibbo
Gibbo
Oxton
Posts: 2,056
Joined: December 2010
Show All Member Profiles 
Newest Members
Dwynwen, URBen, Kaylawritinglife, Nick_senior, tra1981
12886 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
RAF Tornado Farewell Flypast Tour
by diggingdeeper. 16th Feb 2019 12:36pm
Join Us Tonight .. FREE ENTRY ..
by WargamerNik. 13th Feb 2019 12:30pm
Vue Cinema and Birkenhead Market For Demolition?
by fish5133. 12th Feb 2019 11:35pm
electrician
by lincle. 5th Feb 2019 7:32pm
Calor Gas Stoves
by muzzy2. 3rd Feb 2019 9:05am
News : New Topics
School Kids Climate Change Protests
by fish5133. 15th Feb 2019 2:08pm
Brief brown-out in New Ferry
by Excoriator. 11th Feb 2019 10:53pm
Very ill informed distracted youth " protesting "
by svenlock68. 11th Feb 2019 10:30am
Trees Down
by diggingdeeper. 7th Feb 2019 8:39am
Missed Bin Collections
by diggingdeeper. 5th Feb 2019 4:14am
New Enthusiast Forums
European Parliament on now.
by granny. 15th Feb 2019 3:26pm
RIP Gordon Banks
by diggingdeeper. 12th Feb 2019 1:48pm
NAILS IN DOG BISCUITS
by venice. 8th Feb 2019 10:24am
Super Bowl Chilli
by granny. 5th Feb 2019 2:13pm
Inside Europe
by granny. 5th Feb 2019 10:54am
Popular Topics(Views 24hrs)
20 Wheel
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Mon 7:23am
Sunset Mon 5:28pm
Local Time Mon 7:12pm
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1