Having problems with your Acer AL2016W 20" LCD Monitor ?

Monitor only works with DVI/VGA adaptor.

\015 I have just bought an Iiyama 24" screen Prolite B2409HDS. It will only work with a DVI to VGA adaptor connected to my graphics card( as it only has DVI connectors). and connecting to the VGA socket on the monitor. If I connect the DVI cable it boots up to the desktop then goes to black and displays the messgae "Input Not Supported". I have never encounterd this before. I took the monitor back to the supplier and it worked on DVI just fine. There must be a problem with the set up somewhere, but I am at a loss where to start. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.\015\012\015\012Thanks in advance.\015

Answers :

With the DVI connected press F5 or F8 when windows is booting up and choose to start windows in VGA mode. When windows boots up it should start at 640x480 in 8bit. This will allow you to change the resoloution to what your monitor can handle. The DVI output on the card is more of a HD display than the standard VGA connection.
If your monitor came with a disk try installing the drivers again you might still have the drivers for the previous monitor you had with your system if not try going to the manufacturers website and getting the drivers and install them
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