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Dell e1709w stuck in power save mode

I open my computer today but suddenly the monitor says " entering power save mode" and its stuck there. ive tried to do simple ways to fix but still nothing. can someone help me? im using windows 7

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SOURCE: Problem w/Dell E176FPf monitor stuck in power save mode

Ok if it the monitor works fine on another unit discount it out of the equation as a monitor problem.
I would suspect the driver on the PC that delivers the problem, especially the video card.
. Check that the cable is also on tightly. remove it and even clean the pins and replug it .the plug on that PC may be dirty

You May need to replace the video card as the communication to the monitor is intermittent and that is why you get the amber light.
Open the box with power off. clean the card if it has a lot of dust on it ( most do and its always a shock) wipe it over ( BOTH SIDES) and then try to start it up as usual with the monitor connected to see if that fixed it ( sometimes works) if not get another card and replace it. Best I can offer without being there to help on the spot.
A new card should allow you access to install and configure it and these days they are pretty cheap to buy

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Raymond, (did) you solve the problem?
i've got exactly the same problem and i've read more similar complaints on the internet

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