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No power to E17T4 monitor

My emachine monitor was working a couple of days ago. My computer shut down, and when I tried to turn it back on again, there was no monitor power light and no power. The computer itself did get power, so I assume it was booting up properly. I removed the monitor from the computer. I have verified that the power cable is supplying power to the monitor, and that the connection is secure. Is there a fuse that needs to be reset on these flatscreen monitors? If not, is there anything other than opening the monitor to check for? Thanks for the responses.

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Due to the power surge, it is highly possible that the monitor was given a boot by your computer on it's way out.

This will short out a very small transistor inside the monitor on the video board and in turn, then monitor cannot see that there is a signal so goes to sleep.

If you get brave enough to venture inside the screen, then check near the cable input. The transistors are only around 3mm and have 3 legs (two one side and one in the middle on the other).

If you find anything like that burnt (get a magnifying glass) then replacing the board is the easiest option. Just don't be tempted to wipe the board before you look at everything very closely, you may wipe away the tiny bit of evidence you are looking for.

Hope it helps =)

Posted on Apr 09, 2008

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It could certainly be a fuse inside the monitor, although it's more likely to be an electrolytic capacitor. These kinds of repairs are possible but only by a skilled technician - with the right tools and knowledge. If your monitor is still under warranty, I recommend returning it to the manufacturer. If not, a TV or computer repair shop might be able to repair it, but it will probably be rather expensive.

The problem is probably localized in the monitor's power supply board, and a possible fix is to replace that board. If you can find another one you might be able to replace it and repair the monitor - but finding one might be difficult.

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It's seems your Acer monitor backlight inverter are burnt out. Need to replaced a new inverter. Since is a company monitor asked your boss to get you a new one.;) Hehehe...


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If it's getting no signal, make sure the monitor is set for the correct input. This would be either analog (if your cord has blue ends) or digital (if the connectors are white). Depending on wt yhat your monitor is, a button on the monitor will help you set that. If it's set for the correct input signal, then switch out a different cable to see if perchance you have a bad cable out of the box. If there is another PC or laptop setting around, plug your monitor into that to make sure it's good and maybe even plug THAT monitor into yours to make sure there is nothing wrong with your video card. Let me know what transpires. If this takes care of things, please help me out by rating it accordingly.

Posted on Jan 13, 2009

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