Question about Dell UltraSharp 1901FP 19" Flat Panel LCD Monitor

1 Answer

Dell 17" flat screen monitor

Monitor does not come on. Power light flickers intermittently. Might be a loose wire but I do not know how to get the display open. E173FPC
Thanks in advance for your help.
Rich
rhalama@gmail.com

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Novelist:

    An expert who has written 50 answers of more than 400 characters.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 138 Answers

This is the way how to examine where the problem is. You have to check that you can see the image on screen by shining a flashlight into the screen, not directly but find the best angle to the screen and take a look very closely. If you can see the icons (Power on both cpu and monitor), there will be a minor problem. Like me, I can see window image using flashlight and check lamps inside. Some of them were broken. It can be easily replaced. If you cannot see any icon on the screen. I would say that there are some problems with inverter board. If you have soldering tool and want to fix it by yourself, check the caps first. It may cause this problem. Some caps might show leaking or dark spot on the board because of too high temp. If you don't have soldering tool, you better go get a technician to do so.

Posted on Feb 10, 2008

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

Monitor intermittent power problem and horizontal green flickering lines


separate wiring. touching wires creates cross-talk of signals.

Jan 28, 2014 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Dell 1704FPVs 17


Check you video cable ..if loose tight the screw..if still the problem presist try changing the video cable.

Sep 26, 2012 | Dell 1704FPVs 17" TFT LCD Flat Panel...

1 Answer

My Dell 17 inch monitor keeps dying out. At first, it would flicker black and then go back to the original setting. Now, it flickers black and dies out -- the "on" button goes from green to...


You can verify that it is the inverter going out by turning the monitor on in a dark room and shining a light directly into the screen. If you cannot see anything, then something has happened to the power circuit. Perhaps the solder on the power port has gone bad, and needs to be redone, or part of the circuit board fried. The only way to figure this out is to open it up and take a look-see. If you don't wish to try this, you can always take it to a shop and have them look at it. Be careful opening it, the inverter is high voltage. Don't have any power going to the monitor if you do this.

Mar 11, 2011 | Dell UltraSharp 1704FPT 17" Flat Panel LCD...

1 Answer

The DELL E172FPb LCD Monitor (switch light flicks green)scr black


hi, extremely common problem for dell 17 in monitors. the capacitors and transistors on the power board internally have gone bad. to get repaired, it may cost 40-50 at a shop. i have repaired these in the past and they always come out well for at least 3 more years. may want to find another monitor though. if you would like steps on how to repair, let me know and i will find my old repair threads to give to you.

May 12, 2010 | Dell E173FP 17" LCD Monitor

1 Answer

Describe your Dell E173FP 17" LCD Monitor Problem The monitor seems to be turning itself repeatedly on and off. No picture is ever seen, the screen stays black with a slight flicker.


Sounds like the monitor is cycling power.
Try plugging the monitor into a different power socket. Try not to use the same power bar as your computer

Mar 24, 2010 | Dell E173FP 17" LCD Monitor

1 Answer

Strobe-like flickering in upper half of Dell monitor


The problem is the inverter on your dell monitor this is very comon.

Jun 15, 2009 | Gateway XHD3000 LCD TV

1 Answer

Dell 17'' flat panel monitor power light is blinking


some transistors on the board have shorted they supply power to the inverter to run the lamps, they power is not cut off intermittently and the protection circuit has stopped the monitor. the fix is here

http://josepino.com/other_projects/?howto-repair-dell
goo dluck if you want it fixed for you let me know

Mar 22, 2009 | Dell E173FPf 17" TFT LCD Flat Panel...

2 Answers

Flickering switch light, blank screen


Hi, First of all it is not advisable to open up monitors without proper tools as they contain hazardous elements. Dell monitors however do have a 3 year SEPARATE warranty. Check on the back of the monitor and look for the monitor serial number. is should start with CN-xxxxx-,, or JP-XXXXX-. give that to a dell tech and they should be able to replace that.

Oct 01, 2007 | Dell E173FP 17" LCD Flat Panel Monitor

1 Answer

Power light going to blinking amber


Sounds like a problem in the monitor's power supply. This will need component-level troubleshooting.

Jan 01, 2007 | Videoseven R17PS 17" LCD Monitor

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dell UltraSharp 1901FP 19" Flat Panel LCD Monitor Logo

156 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Dell Computers & Internet Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18425 Answers

Alun Cox

Level 3 Expert

2678 Answers

mukhtar21 shaikh
mukhtar21 shaikh

Level 3 Expert

2022 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...