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Screen Appears Blank

I have a dell e172fpt monitor where the screen appears blank, however upon looking closer at the screen, it is just very very dark.

Have seen the fixes for the dell e173fp monitor, however this model does not appear to have the transistors that have been determined as the problem.

Please advise,

Bill

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Need to replace inverter 20-50 dollars on ebay, lots of tutorials around the web

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