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Turning off theft deterrent on Gateway FPD1975W

Power switch blinks with nothing on the screen

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I have a 94 camero just replaced ignition starter switch but when I turn the key to start position I get nothing no click nothin wat else could it possibly be?


Is that why you changed the ignition switch in the first place ? No crank - no start ? Did you check the park neutral switch ? Is there a theft light lit ? Theft deterrent relay ? You have to know how it works if you want to fix the problem . When you turn the key to start , the B+ power goes through the park neutral switch for automatic transmissions or the clutch start switch for manual transmissions , to the theft deterrent relay , to the theft deterrent module . If there is no anti-theft system problems the theft deterrent module energizes the relay ,closing the contacts inside sending B+ voltage to the S terminal on the starter solenoid . Go to www.bbbind.com/ for free wiring diagrams an check it out !

Feb 04, 2016 | Cars & Trucks

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FPD1975W TFT LCD monitor my monitor blinks a blue power light and flsahis a white screen but it does not turn on ?


Hello,

A flashing power light indicates a failure of the power supply, this will also cause the white screen. Here is a link to a page showing what parts need to be replaced to repair the power supply board and get your monitor back running again.

http://www.ccl-la.com/blog/index.php/gateway-fpd1975w-monitor-repair/

I hope this helps, if so please rate my solution,

BuddyMc

Oct 09, 2011 | Gateway FPD1975W 19" LCD Monitor

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My moitor fpd1975w blinks blue power button and a white screen but does not turn on ?


The blinking power light is a good indication of a failed power supply board and the white screen backs that diagnosis up. Here is a link to information show what to look for and replace on the power supply board to get the monitor back up and running again. The repair involves replacing parts called capacitors on the power supply board and can be done in less than 20 minutes once you have the parts needed.

http://www.ccl-la.com/blog/index.php/gateway-fpd1975w-monitor-repair/

I hope this helps,
BuddyMc

Oct 09, 2011 | Gateway FPD1975W 19" LCD Monitor

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Monitor message says "Theft Disable


The theft deterrence system can be disabled temporarily by unplugging the monitor's power cord. Then it will start the counter again. (The default is 60 minutes and is set in the EzTune software.) The software locks the monitor to one computer (the one running the EzTune software). To disable the theft deterrent message, enter EzTune and click on the Extras tab. Then select the Theft Deterrence section and enter the PIN. The PIN can be saved online and then you can request it if forgotten: https://pinreg.portrait.com/index.php?OEM=gwy&PRODUCT=dtune&ULANG=enu .

The EzTune software is available here: http://oem.portrait.com/dtune/gwy/enu/upgrade.html .

The user's guide and other documentation is available here: http://support.gateway.com/s/MONITOR/7005574R/7005574Rnv.shtml .

I hope this helps.

Cindy Wells

Mar 15, 2011 | Gateway FPD1975W 19" LCD Monitor

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The monitor is a Gateway FPD1975W TFT LCD Monitor. I do not know the age of the unit. As of late it will not turn on. When the power button is pushed it will just blink like it it in standby mode even...


It was released about 2006.
I do hope you do have the PIN to unlock it, otherwise you will have to contact Gateway.
Please read this:
http://www.gateway.com/retail/fpd1975w.php

GatewayShield™ Security Available
Protect your hardware using the EzTune™ Anti-Theft Software and reinforced lock slots. The slots, paired with a cable lock, physically anchor your display to a secure fixture. The software keeps the monitor secure using a unique PIN code. In the event the display is removed from the PC without the code, its full functionality is disabled.

It may have hardware problem inside due to bad caps.

Basic LCD monitor and TV troubleshooting guide:
http://www.fixya.com/support/r6150077-basic_lcd_monitors_troubleshooting
http://www.fixya.com/support/r5093881-lcd_flat_panel_tv_troubleshooting_guide
Failed TV and Monitors: http://s807.photobucket.com/albums/yy352/budm/

Learn about bad caps: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capacitor_plague

Capacitors kit: http://lcdalternatives.auctivacommerce.com/ he can make you a set of caps for you.
Or www.digikey.com just make sure to use caps with low ESR, 105c, high ripple current, long life rating such as PANASONIC FM or FC series.

Dec 24, 2010 | Gateway FPD1975W 19" LCD Monitor

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Power went off and now my gateway monitor displays GatewayWhield theft Deterrence. I never set up a password how do I fix this problem. Connect the monitor to the pc you would think fixes it but no. Help


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Disable GatewayShield Theft Deterrence

  1. Launch EzTune.
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  2. In the EzTune window, click the Plug-ins tab, and then click Theft Deterrence.
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  3. To deactivate theft deterrence, click Disable Theft.
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  4. Type the PIN for the monitor in the appropriate field, and then click Accept.
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  5. A screen confirms that theft deterrence is now disabled.
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Dec 03, 2010 | Gateway FPD1785 Monitor

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Theft disable menu pops up and won't go away and it keeps turning off my monitor


You need to install EZTUNE from Gateway, but you need to go here first:
Portrait Displays' Theft Deterrence minimizes theft or unauthorized relocation of your display. Theft Deterrence does not prevent the display from being stolen, but hinders the operation of the display once it is removed from the 'Theft Deterrence enabled' host computer.

This site is provided for you to securely store your PIN in the event you should need to retrieve it at some point in the future.

Please select from the following options.

Change your PIN. https://pinreg.portrait.com/change_p...=dtune&OEM=gwy

Forgot your PIN? https://pinreg.portrait.com/remind_p...=dtune&OEM=gwy


User manual:
http://www.retrevo.com/support/Gateway-FPD1975W-Monitors-manual/id/1071ag416/t/2/

Apr 14, 2010 | Gateway FPD1975W 19" LCD Monitor

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Theft Deterrance system


If you ever have this problem but cannot get to the 'extras' button, leave the computer on that (hopefully) already has the eztune software installed, pull the power on the monitor (the cord, not just press the power button) and then plug it back it...it should unlock automatically. It ticks me off that I just got off the phone with gateway tech support and they wouldnt tell me that because my monitor is 'out of warranty'...purchased 4/8/08 and problem today 7/15/09...bums. Anyway, they offered to fix for a fee. I got it fixed.

Sep 29, 2008 | Gateway FPD1975W 19" LCD Monitor

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