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Sceptre D50X black screen

I have just purchased this monitor from a thrift looked new...the bags were not opened...the power cord still in the original bag..etc.... I plugged it into my computer and it came on for the windows loading screen then went black..the lights seem to be going through some kinda scan but will not stop and the monitor will not come on(light is on but no picture)Is there anything I need to do besides just plugging it in, like drivers etc...I am using windows XP for my OS and the monitor has a date of 2001 on the sticker. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks Kenny

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  • naturemomm Aug 13, 2008

    Have had the screen working on our computer for over two years. Last night it just went black. It will come on for a second or two after you power off and back on again. Any suggestions?



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If a monitor shows a normal screen at startup but goes bad after the Windows logo disappears, your Windows video setting is probably not compatible with the monitor. You can start Windows in safe mode to select a compatible resolution for your monitor.

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