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2-3-4- years old benq FP19G = returned to office after lunch - burned out electronic smell in air - whole section of office electrically dead' - did reset = computer fired up ok - but screen blank ?=led-not-illuminating... - no visable fuse to fix ' have tried alt-power-cable=nope = bright ideas invited - John :)

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Benqs have had some quality control issues but from your description the inverter board went on you. It needs to be replaced or repaired. Expect to spend about $100 for the repair so you may want to consider just replacing the monitor.

They can be fixed. The monitor I am using right now was one of those dead ones. It took a few hours to find as the rest checked out and it turned out to be a bad ground. Unfortunately when you smell burnt electronics you are not going to get off that easy.

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