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  • Turn a broken laptop screen into a portable light table for drawing

    These are a few LCD displays I had to work with. You will note, I bypassed the adjustable intensity altogether. I did nothing fancy, just reverse engineered what pins to connect to what outside sources and viola! the screens lit up!The two pins connected together in all the models I have listed below may be played with to get an adjustable dimming. I don't know how.Make Model PCB CN1 pins Usage Chip Used lengthAcer Extensa 5420 P1 blk +19vdc MP1010BEF 13”’ P2 brn +19vdc P3 red +5vdc P4 org +5vdc P5 yel gnd P6 grn gndCompaq Presario 1610 P1 red +19vdc ti5001c 10” P2 blk +19vdc ...

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    These are a few LCD displays I had to work with. You will note, I bypassed the adjustable intensity altogether. I did nothing fancy, just reverse engineered what pins to connect to what outside sources and viola! the screens lit up!The two pins connected together in all the models I have listed below may be played with to get an adjustable dimming. I don't know how.Make Model PCB CN1 pins Usage Chip Used lengthAcer Extensa 5420 P1 blk +19vdc MP1010BEF 13”’ P2 brn +19vdc P3 red +5vdc P4 org +5vdc P5 yel gnd P6 grn gndCompaq Presario 1610 P1 red +19vdc ti5001c 10” P2 blk +19vdc P3 brn +5vdc P4 org gnd P5 yel gnd P6 wht +5vdcHP Pavilion Ze4300 P1 blk +19vdc OZ960S 12” P2 wht +5vdc P3 gry +5vdc P4 brn n/c P5 shd gndHP Pavilion dv9000 P1 pur +19vdc OZ9910 15” dv6000 P2 n/c n/c 13” P3 blu +5vdc P4 gry +5vdc P5 wht gnd P6 n/c n/cToshiba unknown P1 grn +19vdc OZ9910SN 13’’ P2 blu +19vdc P3 rd-w +5vdc P4 gr-b +5vdc P5 ye-b n/c P6 red gnd P7 org gndLCD DISPLAY PCB CN1 pins Usage Chip used CCFL “Hitachi TX39D89VC1FAA P1 grn +19vdc MP1015 13” P2 blu +19vdc P3 pur +5vdc P4 gry +5vdc P5 wht n/c P6 shd gnd P7 shd gnd

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