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LCD Monitor turns off or goes blank after a couple of seconds being on

LCD goes blank after a couple of seconds being on, the led is still green but its totally blank on the screen, the monitor doesn't turn off, cause you can still the that the LCD is still lit up but nothing is being displayed, I tried un installing the display adapter which is a GeForce 7100 GS but this hasn't worked, any suggestions?

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I too have an LCD Xerox - it worked fine for a while, then kept going blank. Unplugging and reconnecting from both pc and power seems to reset it. It hadn't happened for months but started again the other night when it occurred to me that I have downloaded MS security updates - I've removed the ones that I downloaded just before it started happening again and the problem seems to be solved. Hope this helps someone.

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An all too common problem with lcd's, you would think they would be more reliable after being on the market for years, alas they are not. See if it does the same thing on a friends PC if you are able; if so the you will know the lcd is faulty.

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