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Black screen after a year of use

I have this same monitor and well , had the monitor for like a year or better , all of a sudden i wake up and the monitor is black , it will not turn over can not see the properties or noting checked all my plugs to make sure they were ok , and they were i get the black screen then a very very dim out line of the Grey box when it starts up tired different plugs even different computers and noting , any clues what this may be ?
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Sine a flashlight on the screen and check for a dim image. If you see a dim image the back light needs to be replaced. After doing that you will want to try using another monitor cable and see if that helps. If it doesn't with the computer on and the monitor on disconnect the cable from the computer. If the monitor shows a no signal error the graphics card needs to be replaced.

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