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Monitor repeatedly flashes Acer logo and computer display in cycles

The Monitor turns on correctly but then goes through a cycle where the Acer logo is displayed for a few seconds, then fades out, then you see a flash of the display from the computer, then repeats. Tried multiple off/on cycles, disconnecting from the computer, etc., without success. When disconnected from the computer the green light remains on and the monitor still cycles between a black screen and the Acer logo.

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We had the same problem with the 17" we bought in Aug. Sent it back for repair. Acer sent it back without fixing the problem. Started doing it again in Nov. This time I called a supervisor and they sent me a new monitor. Well yesterday it started doing the same thing. You can fix it temp buy unplugging it and holding down the on-off switch for 30 seconds. Please let me know if you have a better fix.

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