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06-01-2010, 09:56 AM
Hi there,
My wife has cracked her new laptop screen, (stepped on the closed laptop accidentally). I have now passed the stage of lecturing her about how she should be more careful with her things and would like to help her sort out.
Her laptop is a Sony Vaio. Can anyone offer any advice on where to go and approx cost.
Thanks in advance

06-01-2010, 10:00 AM
Claim on your contents insurance.

06-01-2010, 10:14 AM
Thanks for your reply KD
we have an excess of $500 would the cost be much more than this?

06-01-2010, 10:34 AM
Does the laptop still go if you plug an external monitor into it?
If it doesn't it may need more than just a new screen.

06-01-2010, 11:13 AM
I will check, thanks. The monitor on the laptop does still work.

06-01-2010, 11:19 AM
So the laptop screen still works?
The laptop boots and loads the operating system normally?

06-01-2010, 12:38 PM
The laptop works fine, there is an obvious crack (maybe internally) on the screen

06-01-2010, 12:56 PM
Maybe this'll help with costing (take it to a reputable service agent and get a quote; you could do it yourself, buuut very tricky).