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X220 - screen goes suddenly black

2017-03-30, 22:25 PM

Hi there,


I am facing a awkward problem with my X220 (2540M, SSD). Sometimes, most of the time when I play some games (Need for Speed for example), after some time, screen on my laptop goes blank. I have my AC adapter plugged in and battery is fully charged. There is only one more symptom left, the battery indicator on the back side of the lid is flashing orange. The game still runs in the background, I can hear it, but the screen is completely shut off. All I have to do at this stage is close the lid and open it again (I set my Windows to NOT to enter sleep mode, if I close the lid). The battery indicator then begins to light steadily in green colour (like the battery is fully charged) and everything is working fine again, and then, after some time, it happens again.


Does anybody know, what might be wrong? Any help would be very appreciated! Thank you!

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