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How do i turn the brightness down on a sony TFT

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What model do you have? Either way, there should be buttons underneath or at the bottom of the monitor. If not marked, start pressing until one is displayed that shows choices. That would be your menu settings. If you don't need the choice displayed, do nothing and in a few seconds it will disappear.Most likely, the one you need will be in the appearance of a sun or light bulb. The rest of the buttons will allow you to toggle between choices and then adjust up or down (or left and right for positioning). If you don't like changes that have been made, there is always a selection that lets you restore to factory default settings so have fun experimenting.
If you have a display with dual inputs - one for analog (blue cord ends) and digital (white cord endings), make sure you don't choose the wrong input. Your screen will go black until you put it back to the correct input. Let me know if you have further questions.

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Troubleshoot a TFT Monitor
TFT monitors can suffer from many potential problems, ranging from simple screen brightness issues to disconnected inverter or LCD cables.
These can cause video- and backlight-related failures on your TFT monitor.
Fortunately, you can attempt to repair these problems, even if you have no experience fixing a TFT monitor.
The only tool you will need is a Phillips screwdriver, although opening your TFT monitor will likely void its warranty.
Check the brightness settings on the TFT monitor.
There are dedicated adjustment keys on the bottom face of the TFT monitor.
If it is a screen incorporated into the design of a laptop, you'll find monitor adjustment keys on the top row of the laptop's keyboard.
A TFT monitor that has its brightness turned all the way down will appear to be almost completely dark.
Ensure the TFT monitor's power cable is still plugged in, if it is an external monitor. In the case of a laptop, make sure that the power cable is plugged in or that the battery is properly charged.

Disconnect the TFT monitor from the power source. If the TFT monitor is an external model connected to a computer tower, disconnect the video cable as well.

Remove the battery from your computer if you are using a laptop.
This is an important safety measure.
Turn the laptop over and slide the battery release mechanism over.
This mechanism is just below the horizontal outline of the battery on the underside of the laptop.

Remove the screws on the bezel of the TFT monitor.
The bezel is the plastic piece surrounding the TFT screen.
The screws will likely be covered with plastic seals for aesthetic purposes, so pop these seals off with your fingers and remove the screws using a Phillips screwdriver.

Pry up on the bezel gently and remove it.
Start at one corner and work along the bezel's perimeter with your fingers.
There will be small plastic latches between the bezel and the rest of the computer you'll need to disengage.

Check the TFT monitor's inverter cable.
This black cable lies at the bottom center of the monitor and should connect to a socket on the inverter board, which is the green color horizontal strip that lies just below the inverter cable.
If the cable is loose from the board, the TFT monitor's backlight will fail. Pull up on one side of the socket and slide the cable back in, then press firmly down on the socket to lock it down.

Remove the metal brackets on either side of the exposed TFT monitor if the inverter cable fix does not solve your issue.
There will be two to three screws in each bracket that must be removed using your Phillips screwdriver.

Pull the TFT monitor carefully away from the rear casing of the display to reveal the LCD cable. This cable runs from the back of the TFT screen and should be connected to a socket in a similar fashion to the inverter cable. If it is disconnected, lift up on the socket, slide the LCD cable back in, then press down on the LCD socket to lock it back down.
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