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No power light and flickering screen

My monitor has some age on it the monitor wont power up and the screen flicker the power light doesn't come on when it does come on i can get the setup menu to run to set the resolution and adjust the screen can my monitor be saved or is it time for a new one?

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Try to replace the cables first. if it that doesnt help then replace the monitor.

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