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MONITOR WONT STAY IN DVI MODE

I have a gateway FPD1975W which wil show teh boot screen over the dvi input but after the monitor shows no signal and switches to Vga.(this is after i had only teh dvi connected and it will not show past that). I took the monitor to my freinds hous and it worked perfectly. I have an Ati Radeon 1600/1650 graphics card. Does anyone know how can i force the card to out put to dvi only/ thanks.

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Did you try the card in your friends machine? That would be the next step. The card could be going bad.

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FPD1975W TFT LCD monitor my monitor blinks a blue power light and flsahis a white screen but it does not turn on ?


Hello,

A flashing power light indicates a failure of the power supply, this will also cause the white screen. Here is a link to a page showing what parts need to be replaced to repair the power supply board and get your monitor back running again.

http://www.ccl-la.com/blog/index.php/gateway-fpd1975w-monitor-repair/

I hope this helps, if so please rate my solution,

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This is the strangest thing I've ever seen. I have a Gateway FPD1975W TFT Monitor and its always worked great. The other day it went into a sleep mode via windows, and now it wont boot up the input...


Hello,

Your monitor problem is causes by the power supply. What is happening is the power supply voltages are not stable, just enough to power the unit up. When you connect it to a video signal the power demands slightly increase and the power supply can't handle it. This is a very common problem with LCD after a few years of use. The issue with the power supply is the capacitors have started to fail. These parts are used to filter the output voltage and when they start to fail the outputs start rippling hence the problem you are having. Here is a link to a repair article that shows how to repair the Gateway FPD1975W monitor.

http://www.ccl-la.com/blog/index.php/gateway-fpd1975w-monitor-repair/


I hope this helps you get back going.

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My LG E2250V-PN turns on and my Macbook goes to a blue screen, indicating that it is picking up a signal, but then nothing happens. My Mac screen never shows on my LG. Also, even if i try to press the menu...


Hi sophie,

I see you want to extend you monito to an LG external monitor.

Have you tried selecting the input PC or the input that is for the cable that you are using for the Video.

If you are using HDMI select the Input HDMI on your LG if you are using DVI then you should select the input DVI to be able to get the signal from the Laptop come out of your LG.

I hope this helps.

Have a nice day,

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Computer required restarting due to problems with mouse. Once computer was restarted gateway monitor would not work


Not enough information. Please describe any monitor activity when
you turn it on, do this while the computer is still off, unplug monitor, then
plug back in. It should start automatically, then show the gateway logo, then
go blank for several seconds, then show no input signal box, then shut down on its
own. If it fails to do this it is probably that the power printed circuit board
is failing, not delivering the proper power to the main board and/or the back
lamps. One can have this board repaired inexpensively by a qualified electronic
technician.



Email me at Sprint6@zoominternet.net

and we may be able to get your unit working properly again.



Have it repaired soon to avoid additional component failures

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Fpd1975w display flashes on and off


what resolution are you setting your screen to? if you are setting it too high or to a resolution/frequency that your monitor doesn't support, it will do this. Try setting it to 800 x 600 w/ 32 bit color and a frequency of 60Hz. If you do this and the monitor still blinks, you may just have a bad DVI cable.

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"No Input" followed by R G B with their respective colors message


Your monitor is set to the RGB input which is the 3 cable connection that alot of older HDTV's use. There should be a button on the monitor to switch inputs so if you are using a DVI connection make sure it is set to DVI input; same if you are using VGA. Once the proper input is set your monitor screen should come on. Hope this helps.

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Black screen with message about no input signal


might be something wrong with your monitor's data cable

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FPD1975W monitor issues


Check your video card. it may be a bit lose in the port. Also, you should reinstall your video card drivers as well. make sure your monitor is plugged into the correct video card AVI/dvi input port.

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Vista shows monitor as Analog


Are you actually interfacing via the DVI-D connection or the 15 pin analog 'D' connector? Your monitor is equipped with both according to its specs. 

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"No signal detected" when LCD connected with DVI-D Cable


Thank you for providing your configuration details.
You have failed to specify wheather or not your LCD Display is under Warrenty.

Perhaps these simple trouble shooting procedures will get the job done.

1. use the DVI to VGA adaptor that came with your card

Plug in a regular CRT monitor to the Primary Display Output Port using the DVI to VGA adaptor
( either port can be designated as the primary by you )
I like to use the Port nearest to the motherboard as the Primary

2. plug in the your LCD monitor on Secondary Display port using your DVI cable

At this point you should be able to see your desktop on the Primary CRT Display

3. Go to the display properties and use the Nvidia Dual Display Setup Wizard

set both desktops to CLONED at a resolution of 1024x768 and set the refresh to 60Hz
which is default for most LCD displays , some have higher refresh rates , consult your user manuel

If the display resolution and refresh are set incorrectly for your CRT or LCD you will see
Signal Out of Range ( if the display has the ability to display that error message )

At this stage both displays should be showing a Windows Desktop

If you now see your desktop on both displays , you can now put the LCD on the Primary Port



No Signal Detected ( this means the display device is not receiving a signal )

If your LCD display is still displaying the error message
"No Signal Detected" after performing the trouble shooting proceedures
You may need to read the user manuel about how to enable DVI signal input.

If you are certan you have done everything correctly but still see only "No Signal Detected"

Your LCD Display may need replacement

Loch Hime :-)

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