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Monitor goes black

My monitor goes black suddenly. I would be working on something and the monitor goes black and switching it on and off does not work. the led stays green and i can see the cursor too. the cursor can be moved, but without a restart themonitor dos not come up agian at all. This is a new monitor and am having this problem from the past 2 weeks

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Re: monitor goes black

If U can see the cursor then your monitor is fine, the culprit is your graphics card. It could be a virus, or a driver error. Try installing the drivers and check for viruses, if no help then Your graphic card is the most likely fault

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disconnect all the cable from the monitor except the power cable .
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The monitor will not turn on. When power button

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My monitor is new .. the screen stays black and the power button flashes green ... how do i fix this ????

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Your problem is the power supply or the inverter on your board, you can replace it and it will be fixed.
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