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Dell228wfp on start up pwr on is green screen

Dell228wfp monitor on start up power on is green screen says auto detect power save mode goes dark power on goes yellowish gold has worked fine until now any ideas thanks

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Either the cable is not connected to the proper port or the display-source is not configured properly.Here's what you can try.

  • Ensure that you have connected the VGA/DVI cable in the correct port. If you have an extended graphics card in your computer, use a DVI cable(Digital input) else the VGA would be the only option available.
  • If the cable seems to be plugged at the right place, press the first button from the left on the front panel of your monitor (Button 1 shown in the front view: http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/monitors/E228WFP/En/ug/about.htm#Front_View), once. This toggles the digital mode to analog mode of your monitor, and vice versa.
  • If the first two steps do not work, its not an issue with the monitor. It could be a failing cable or a defective video card, or the system itself is not completing the POST.

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Abhishek

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