Having problems with your Samsung SyncMaster 940N Flat panel Monitor ?

I have a Samsung SyncMaster 931c monitor (2.5 yrs old). Sporadically during the last month, I'd lose the screen image and get vertical stripes on the display. I'd turn the monitor power button off and on and the screen image would return OK. This morning, however, upon first use, I get no image on the monitor at all....just a white screen. I switched it with a second computer with the same results (the computers both work with an alternate monitor). Also, when disconnected to the computer, there


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Jcacolice, Most likely your 931c will need work done on it. When strange things start to occur with any LCD CCFL backlit display I would suspect the "switch-mode-power-supply" first thing!!! If unit is out of warranty you or someone will need to inspect and troubleshoot it. A good place to start will be to see some DIY videos on YOUTUBE. Try search of "lcd monitor disassembly" and "lcd monitor repair" and learn all you can about the TOP CAUSES of monitor failure. Then visit (FYI) www.ccl-la.com/badcaps.htm and www.badcaps.net for more info. Explore ALL your options before you do anything. Then get back to us here at fixya if you still need some asssistance. Read some of my other responses in my fixya profile and other those of other tech's on fixya.
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