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Dell E172FPb screen blinking

Hi there, my dell E172FPb come on try to show the screen and then turns of again try to show the screen and goes off, power button comes on and off.
i have checked the cables i have checked the PC everything else is fine, i can change any part from the circuit borad if i know which one is faulty.can you help me?
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  • a2z_isme Nov 04, 2008

    i can also provide pictures of the circuit board if some1 can help out by having a look. thanx

  • a2z_isme Nov 08, 2008

    yeah i know there is some faulty component on the inverter board but i dont know which one is it. if some1 can help me with that, itwould be great. thanx

  • jeff928 Nov 13, 2008

    I've exactly the same proble as posted by a2z_isme on Nov 04, 2008. Screen comes on for second then switches off. How do i get the back of the LCD screen off to get to the capacitor / circuit board without distroying the casing? Any particular trick / knack? i've tried, but it's a stubborn little bugga.



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Hello,

If you've tested turning the monitor on without the VGA cable and it's still blinking I'd say there's a problem with one of the capacitors on the power supply card on your screen, when you're able to check it would you mind telling me the brand / reference of it ?

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