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I have the above monitor that i use with my Apple G5. I turned it on this morning and the computer booted fine making all the usual sounds, but the monitor stayed black ! The power light is slowly dimming and increasing in light, but there is no response when I move the mouse. Does anyone have any idea what's going on ? Thanks Al

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  • algreen Nov 08, 2008

    Thanks for that. I found out what it was in the end, I had recently changed the disk drive in my mac and i'd dislodged a metal cover from the back of the mac that was touching the video card cutting out the image.

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I think your monitor PSU is cycling on and off, may be the horizontal stage is faulty, either way u have to take it to a service tech

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    Rifaa-ath Razei Nov 09, 2008

    hehe...glad u didn't damage the video card.
    Happy tht ur problem is solved, still if u post a problem next time. please give a few more details on any prior attempts, then we will be sure how to guide u.
    Cheers
    Rifaa


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