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No driver appearing in Vista

I'm using an AL2017 acer monitor, and as soon as windows loads the monitor loses signal. No driver appears in device manager for this monitor. I have download the recent driver, but there doesn't appear to be anywayn to install the driver. No .exe file ion the pack sent. I have run out of idea on how to get to install and Acer tech support is completely useless.

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Sorry this is late but:

Unplug the monitor from the PC and then boot.
after you hear the windows starting sound wait for it to load everything up (say 1 min) and plug in the monitor

Windows then plays the "i have found an unknown device" sound and begins to search for drivers

Wait 5 min for it to do this and then shut down the computer with the power button.
Re boot

Monitor should work.

Note: you must be connected to the net for this to work.


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Posted on Apr 19, 2009

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