Having problems with your Dell Computer Monitors ?

The brightness/contrast adjustment screen pops up randomly and often. It then scrolls through the 3 options and the only way to remove it is to turn off the monitor. How do I make it stop?


Answers :

Sounds like your buttons are stuck. Try loosening them up by pressing them, then popping them out again with some sort of pin or needle.

If all your buttons seem fine and pop in and out normally, then its probably a problem with the connection between the button board/strip and the main board of your monitor. If its an LCD, I would suggest opening it up and checking out the cable between the button board and main board. If its a CRT, I would just try and find a free one on craigslist.

If you feel adventurous and want to open up the LCD, I'd unplug the monitor. Then be sure\015\012to ground yourself and get rid of static electricity by touching some\015\012metal object near you. Then take apart the monitor and take a look at the cable between the button board and the main board. Unplug then plug it back in again. Also check for any folds or nicks in the cable. Then put it back together and try it.

To\015\012open it up, you need to first remove the stand, then unscrew all screws\015\012on the back, then pry apart the casing at the seam with a small\015\012flat-screwdriver or something like that. That should get you into the\015\012casing, then you just have to look around and see where to go from\015\012there. You may have to remove other covers to get to all the cables.\015\012Also, I wouldn't touch the cable between the monitor and the main\015\012board, just in case.

If you're not comfortable doing that, then find someone with experience in fixing or opening electronics and/or PCs. Good luck, hope it works out!
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Dell Computer Monitors

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Can't set up network w linksys modem


Video card:Your computer has an integrated video card but has a "PCI Express" expansion slot for an upgrade. After the upgrade you will be able to play most games without the choppy frame rate...depending on what card you buy. Since ... PC Desktops

1. My ideapad Y430 easy cam doesnot working after i reinstall windows vista ultimate. Not i cant use it for my password. 2. I also try to partition it into four but it doesnot support i can have only two partition. 3. i cant install Windows XP3 in this machin. plese halp me.


This is all I can offer in your situation.....one option is to..use the...Novo buttonThis button functions as a reset button; use with caution. Press the1. Novo button to enter the main interface of OneKey Recovery while thepo ... Lenovo 3000 Y410 Notebook

Computer dies on me (can't say it better due to no technical knowledge; pls read :-)


The 'click' sound you hear when your computer goes off is the hard drive head parking itself.  It does this whenever the machine shuts down to prevent damage.As for the problem itself, I believe your computer is overheating.  Th ... Acer TravelMate 290LCi Notebook

Re: your suggestion for my Dell Lattitude D600 Hard Drive Problem


Ok, now we have some good discourse! While I'd always prefer to use a friend's laptop to test my fringe hypotheses, having your own is a fine option too. And it sounds like you have an enclosure too, so you are pretty much all set. It's r ... PC Laptops

Computer ranbdomly shuts down


Your last question was very observant. NO, without an O/S, there is nothing to make a anti-virus program run.I suggest the problem in the beginning, was that the laptop was overheating. Once the processor becomes too hot, (Processors have ... HP Pavilion dv4015CL PC Notebook

I have win32 virus in my pc...


The following instructions pertain to all current and recent Symantec antivirus products, including the Symantec AntiVirus and Norton AntiVirus product lines.Disable System Restore (Windows Me/XP). Remove all the entries that ... Computer Utilities & Maintenance

Notebook will not boot


The recovery partion is hidden partiton you can not delete this partion. The only way to delete it to RUN FDISK command of the old DOS commad or Win 95.\015\012\015\012Here is a link for you. Go there it will make bootable disk/CD for you ... Gateway MX6421 Notebook

Webcam Not Working on Sony VAIO VGN-FE670G


I use a VGN-FE670G as well although I've never had any trouble with the integrated camera. However, here's where you want to start (assuming Windows XP Media Center Edition with all the updates): Open your Control Panel (Classic View, not Category ... Sony VAIO VGN-FE670G Notebook

It turns off for no reason unexpectedly - Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook


Is the Air Intake Duct dirty? (Bottom of laptop where air is drawn in)If so, this is an indication that the entire cooling system is dirty, as well as the other components inside the laptop.[Laptop off view the bottom. Laptop ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook

Xp wont turned on it will not boot to the desk top it frezers


This should fix your problem. Even w/o your installation disk. I have used this program to fix Pc's I have picked up off the side of the road. I would hit the power button, it would show the BIOS then it would stop and shutdown. This fixed 99% of ... Gateway MX6030 Notebook

Computer in black screen, no energy outputted


A few possibilities(the only problem is if you never get any display to try many of these suggestions):\015\012\015\012-Suspend. With suspend, everything is put to RAM and the computer goes to low power state, shutting off USB, HD, and most other thi ... E-Machines eMachines T3830 PC Desktop

I have a hp a288n desktop. It quit responding as it has done previously and it wouldn't turn off, so I turned it off by the power button. When I went to turn it back on it would not start. I have unplugged everything and plugged it back in but still nothing. Any suggestions would be helpful.


I've attached the steps needed to be taken if your computer does not turn off.\015\012If you pc is turned off and you can't turn it on now, please provide me more informations like;\015\012\015\012what is ... PC Desktops

The brightness/contrast adjustment screen pops up randomly and often. It then scrolls through the 3 options and the only way to remove it is to turn off the monitor. How do I make it stop?


Sounds like your buttons are stuck. Try loosening them up by pressing them, then popping them out again with some sort of pin or needle.If all your buttons seem fine and pop in and out normally, then its probably a problem with the connec ... Dell Computer Monitors

How do I save my Cyberlink?


Check in your control panel add remove make sure none of the programs you uninstalled are showing if they are remove me\015\012also check start and then programs sometimes you need to uninstall through there if they give you the uninstall optio ... E-Machines T3958 (827103050974) PC Desktop

Blue screen on start-up saying 'stop: c000007b bad image' etc


Errr...sounds like fun.OK well I would stop trying to get Windows back in working condition until after you backup your files.The easiest way is to remove the hard drive from the system and place it into a usb enclosure. ... Dell Inspiron 1300 Notebook

I have a bad virus and need to crash my hard driveand relaod


Hi tuliejudge, Well, if you do have a virus infection, reformatting your hard drive and reinstalling your operating system from recovery disks is a sure way to remove any infection and regain control of your system again.Ther ... PC Desktops

Dell 1501 Inspiron w/Vista won't boot up -- virus?


Hi Erika, have you tried pressing F8 when it starts booting (keep pressing it before dell bios screen fully loads)you should get a black screen with options, scroll up to with arrow keys>> "last known good co ... Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook

My hp pavilion a336n will not turn on. When I plug the power cord in the light on the back of the hard drive will turn on, but when I press the power button nothing happens... any suggestions?


To resolve this issue you may need to open the chassis (the computer cabinet). You can call HP specialized support for help but they charge you for the support. You can call them at 866-211-5207. \015\012\015\012OR - Follow the given step ... HP PC Desktops

Our computer is so slow lately. It takes ages for it to respond to a comand. There is no apperant reason for it. Could it be that there are different programs hindering each other? I am very new to the computerworld, so excuse my naive way of discribing the problem. Thank you so much in advance! Gaby


Well there is many causes slow your pc do this steps:Remove any programs you donot use it .donot install more than 1 anitvirus program on ur computer.delete cookies and temporary files.change the virtual memory size, give it t ... PC Desktops

Turn off without warnning.


I believe your first diagnoses was correct, and your second diagnoses is correct also. 1.Laptops have a poor cooling design. For one, all the hardware components are crammed into a small box. Very little room, for the needed airflow to ke ... HP Pavilion DV6500T Notebook

CPU doesn't turn on!!


\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012Power supply light on or flashes\015\012Perform the following steps, in order, until power is restored or it is determined that there is a hardware failure ... PC Desktops

Fast green blink


Perform the following steps, in order, until power is restored or it is determined that there is a hardware failure:1.Disconnect everything from the computer, including the power cord.2.With the power cord disconnected , press the p ... HP Pavilion a340n (DQ099AABA) PC Desktop

Missing NTLDR file


The first thing to do is try to change back whatever hardware or software change you just made (this could be as simple as leaving a floppy disk in the drive or you need to reseat the IDE cables). If the contents of the drive are especially important ... ASUS Eee PC 2G Surf Notebook

No power to a SR1420NX.


Power supply light on or flashes\015\012Perform the following steps, in order, until power is restored or it is determined that there is a hardware failure:\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012CAUTION: \015\012This product cont ... HP Compaq Presario SR1420nx (SR1420NXPS69AA) PC Desktop

Samsung 931 B - Dual monitor setup. one monitor no longer shows anything - LED is blinking about once every 0.75 seconds. either power cord or either source cable works with other 931B, but broken one shows nothing on screen, ever. screen actually blinks SLIGHTLY at same interval as LED. not using DVI cable- using old school rgb on each. i need two identical monitors. fix this one (myself or professionally) or get new one?


The caps (capacitors) in the powerboard are going out. This is a very common problem in all class and price ranges of modern lcd and plasma tv's/ monitor's. I don't know if this problem has been like this for awhile or it just started, but either way ... Samsung SyncMaster 931B 19" LCD Monitor
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.9905 seconds