Having problems with your Computer Monitors ?
Screen shows for 2 seconds then goes blank, if switch off and on again it shows for 2 seconds then off again.
The probelm can be bad power supply due to bad caps (bulging top), bad inverter circuits, or bad lamps. Open it up and post back what you see so we can guide you further, see example of failed monitors due to bad caps: http://s807.photobucket.com/home/budm/allalbums
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Blank Laptop Screen
The same thing began to occur on my (old as the hills) Dell Inspiron 2650 about 2 months ago. I have tried updating the BIOS to the newest Dell has for this laptop but it didn't help. I also tried to update the video drivers (no help), regressing t ... Toshiba Satellite 1410-S173 Notebook
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Benq FP937s Monitor - no display
Usually this type of problem is due to a faulty electrolytic capacitor on the monitor's power supply board or the inverter board that powers the backlight lamps. If you have a soldering iron and some technical skill it's possible to repair this your ... Gateway FPD2275W LCD Monitor
IBM T40 Screen goes off after few seconds
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Monitor comes on, shows the screen for a second then goes blank
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I am facing problem with my Samsung LCD monitor, when I switched on my Computer it shows the bootup screen, after booting the LCD screen goes blank, when i turned off the monitor and again turned ON the monitors screen comes alive for 2 to 3 second and after that its goes to blank.
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Screen comes on briefly then blanks out.
Check inverter, memory, and powersupply. ... HP w1907 LCD Monitor
Monitor L17AMTN flashes WinXP desktop, then blanks.
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Blank ACer X221W Monitor
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The panel initially displays and then goes blank
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LG 1715S faulty
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Monitor displays breifly then goes to blank screen
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E manchine e17tg turn on power you get just a
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My monitor shuts off(goes blank for a few seconds
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Computer boots up shows windows xp and start up then monitor goes black if i switch it of and on it comes on for a couple of seconds and displays desktop then goes black have tried another monitor same thing happens it shows the start up screen and then goes blank and says no signal
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Dear Sir, I am facing problem with my Samsung LCD monitor, when I switched on my Computer it shows the bootup screen, after booting the LCD screen goes blank, when i turned off the monitor and again turned ON the monitors screen comes alive for 2 to 3 second and after that its goes to blank.
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Screen goes blank
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Monitor displays breifly then goes to blank screen
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Blank HP w1907
If the power light does not turn color and stay's green on startup, it is not a power problem. It is most likely the inverter. If the unit is in warranty, send it out ASAP. Contact HP customer care by email and have the issue logged in.\015\012 ... HP w1907 LCD Monitor