Having problems with your Gateway FPD 1730 17 in. Flat Panel LCD Monitor ?

Monitor comes on momentarilly, then screen turns black. when power is turned off and back on again, screen comes on for a second, then goes black again. Is this a bad monitor?


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The only problem that causes the power on and off is a bad power supply. Go onto http://www.ebay.com and search for the monitor (power supply). My dad's old LCD screen had a bad power supply, but I found my old printer power cable (HP PSC 750 All-in-One Printer), and the monitor turned on successfully. It's not a bad monitor, unless the PSU hookup is like the PC ATX/Baby-AT PSU cable, then it might be the issue. Monitors before 2004 or 2005 have the ones, like the HP PSC 750 uses. The monitor is either defective, or the power supply is dead.
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\015\012p.s.: check the voltage, amp usage, etc. on the PSU for the monitor for better results.
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