Question about Computers & Internet
The monitor, when on and heated to normal specs has a smudge or smear . It's at the top about .12" down, across about 6" of the screen. What ever color I choose for the background the smudge takes on that color being darker; that's how I see it. I have attached to to 2 different box's, used both the analog and digital connections, still there. I was able to take a picture of the anomaly, talked with LaCie, sent it to them. They set it up and can not see anything wrong with the monitor.
I have used the cables on a different LCD monitor but no strange smear.
They want to send it back to me.
I called today and asked them to do a rigorous power supply check. I thought it may be a 'weak' power supply: thinking that LaCie's power in there shop is FAR better than mine in my home office. I have run a dedicated home-run to the main box at HO to connect my equipment.
OH yes, the small icons on the LaCie are not nearly as clear as the ones on the other monitor.
I am using native resolutions and speeds.
thanks for your time,
Sounds like an inverter problem. If the power supply is internal replace the capacitors coming out of the voltage regulators. These are usually 1000mf and/or 470mf. If that doesn't do the trick look up the numbers on the 8-pin chips that drive the secondary transformers on the inverter to see if they are getting the right voltages.
Posted on Feb 20, 2008
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Nov 01, 2012 | HP PSC 1600 InkJet Printer
Nov 07, 2010 | Samsung SCX 4200 All-In-One Laser Printer
Oct 07, 2009 | Computers & Internet
Dec 06, 2008 | Toshiba 46HM95 46" HDTV
Jul 12, 2008 | Gateway FPD2275W LCD Monitor
Jan 27, 2007 | LaCie Electron 22" CRT Monitor
591 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!