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I have a Dell Monitor model # E172FPb which was given to me and the power button flashes on and off, when you first turn it on the desktop shows and then it's gone. What can I do to fix it and where can I get the parts required?.

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Hello,

We have posted on our web site a full repair guide to fix that model LCD monitor. It requires a bit of soldering but still an easy fix. A parts kit is also available, go to: www.ccl-la.com/badcaps.htm for the repair info.

I hope this helps, If so please rate our solution.

Buddy
Corporate Computer
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Posted on Sep 12, 2009

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