Question about LaCie Electron IV 19" CRT Monitor

1 Answer

Flickering crispy screen

I have 2 LaCie 19 screens, 1 about 4 years old and the other about 3 years old on 2 different pc's. The newer one is fine but the older one has started to flicker. I can see a light horizontal line move erratically up and down at the bottom third of the screen and it makes a crackeling noise when it moves. Lately, the whole screen starts to flicker. Any diagnoses?

Posted by on

  • Bru Ark Mar 06, 2007

    It's not magnetic interference. I have degaussed many times. I have turned the monitor off and on, I have turned the PC on and off. I have made contrast and brightness adjustments. Everything has a very temporary effect. It will clear up, then sometimes after 5 minutes or 30 minutes, the moving horizontal lines appears again then the crackling and flickering starts again.

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 4 Answers

Maybe ur screen was put into a lot of magnetic interference. so check for any magnetic rays emitting devices like speaker adapters etc. a simple check would be to degauss( its in the screen properties). raja

Posted on Feb 28, 2007

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

HDMI from new laptop is causing intermittent flickering.


i would suggest a different refresh rate. should be in display properties.

Jun 17, 2015 | Sharp Televison & Video

2 Answers

Sharp aquos lenovo sl410 hdmi cable


I would look for a newer driver from lenovo. Has 8.1 got a fix?

Jan 19, 2014 | Lenovo ThinkPad SL Series SL410 (2842F7U)...

1 Answer

I have a Compaq flatscreen LCD TFT5000 I picked it up used when i pluged it in the colors are all messed up whit has a red hue red is verry bright blue is verry bright and green shows up as Black the...


NO PC stated, 1984 to 2017, 10,000 models, stated.
NO OS stated, XP what? must we guess the OS?
no posted photos, of ugly screens presented by you.
why do that? leave out the #3 most important fact.s
michean, = machine, say "PC runs great, "
no PC stated, no OS stated but it runs great but colors not.

Compaq monitor TFT-5000 ccfl
very very old monitor. 4:3 square screen old.
15 inches sized (tiny)
18 years old in fact, in dog years that be 126 years old,(lol)

in all cases of all PCs made ever,
there can be many causes, no need to guess or for me to list them ALL.
but here is the MACRO view (from afar)

Did it fail plugged in to ANOTHER GOOD PC
no, didnt fail, then,...
1: The PC graphic chip is overheated. ever clean unstated
2: PC has CPU oveheating
3: PC has power supply problems, causing chip to malf.
4: PC video card bad, or if laptop GPU chip problems.
5: PC has corrupted or wrong or virus infected Video drivers.
end.


anyone else with same problem would do tests or through it away, if bad, its has $0 zero dollar street value like this.
ever consider upgrading, to something 2010 or newer. ?
a REAL LED LCD screen. (11 years newer?????)
your screen has CCFL lamps that turn yellow old, and then go dead. yellow make white look yellow.
see?

Oct 16, 2017 | Compaq Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Blueish flickering


Try to put speaker distance from monitor.
Try to remove the display card and fixed it again.
Then boot up your and see .

Apr 21, 2008 | Acer AL1913 19" LCD Monitor

2 Answers

The Contrast screen pops on all the time


It looks like your UP button contact is demaged.
SOLUTION is to insert a piece from your business card mostly above the button to adjust it down or up. It works fine.

Dec 09, 2007 | ViewSonic VX910 19" LCD Monitor

1 Answer

Screen rolls


Hi,
I'm writing to you on a screen that is rolling and sometimes flickering right now. I've tried 3 different screens on the same outlet, and they all have the same problem.

1. If you have any speakers near your monitor, try moving them away, this might help because they might not be shielded enough.

2. Try another screen, if the problem persists, it may be your power outlet.

3. If you don't want to spend money on a new screen, spend some time looking for a 3-prong grounding adapter.

I used the 3-prong grounding adapter, those little adapters that plug into the wall using 2 prongs, and then you can plug a 3 prong appliance into them on the other site, and it helped make the rolls not appear as often, and not as dark.

I think it is something with my power or the plug I am using.

Hope this may have helped a tiny bit

Oct 25, 2007 | Acer AL1916W 19" LCD Monitor

2 Answers

Laptop screen went out/bad


Hi falcon30, first thing I would suggest you do is plug the laptop into an external monitor to check that the graphics card/the laptop itself is functioning ok. All your need is a standard PC monitor with a VGA cable, plug the VGA cable into the blue port labeled 19 on the picture below. Turn on the laptop and if nothing appears on the screen, hold down the 'Fn' key and press f5. If nothing still shows than this suggests a different problem. If it shows ok on the screen however, and boots fine then it would suggest that something has failed screen-wise. This could possibly be fixed yourself if you feel confident enough, but without having access to the laptop I am unable to tell you which part of the screen has failed, so the whole screen part of your laptop would need to be replaced, spares for this sort of thing can be found on ebay, and disassembly instructions can be found at this link: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/manualCategory?product=299255&cc=us&lc=en&dlc=en&product=299255&dlc=en&lang=en , you need to download the PC service manual. Otherwise you can continue to use the laptop with a normal PC monitor. If you need any more help just let me know, good luck and all the best. Si :)

Sep 26, 2007 | HP Pavilion N5415 Notebook

1 Answer

HP f1903 LCD Monitor mild flickering & color variance


I would bet it is the cable or connection. Have you tried connecting the monitor to a different PC?

Feb 14, 2007 | HP Pavilion F1903 19" Flat Panel LCD...

1 Answer

Grey screen, white lines


adjust your screen at the back of tv flyback down you see the fucos and screen adjust the sreen ok

Nov 06, 2006 | Panasonic CT-36G34 36" TV

1 Answer

Lacie 19" Electron Blue - Black screen with a brilliant white line across


I have 2 of these monitors and have this problem. I was so frustrated turning the monitor off and on until the white line disappeared that one day, I punched the screen. And it worked! So now whenever this happens (about once every other day) I use my palm and smack the lower left corner of the monitor until the white line disappears. I like the color on these screens so I don't want to replace them until I have to. I will NOT buy another Lacie though.

Sep 13, 2006 | LaCie Electron 19" CRT Monitor

Not finding what you are looking for?
LaCie Electron IV 19" CRT Monitor Logo

Related Topics:

282 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top LaCie Computers & Internet Experts

pankaj rautela
pankaj rautela

Level 3 Expert

1252 Answers

Alun Cox

Level 3 Expert

2678 Answers

Marvin
Marvin

Level 3 Expert

81285 Answers

Are you a LaCie Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...