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I have a samsung syncmaster t240 monitor. Boots up normally but the desktop appears for a brief time (1 second) then goes black. I used the torch technique and saw the desktop icons. When I switch the monitor off and on the screen appears again for a second before again going black...any ideas as to what might be happening? No one has yet mentioned that they're screen works for a split second before going black.....HELP!

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Hello,

I believe the power led button is still on while the screen goes black, if yes, it means the picture board of your monitor is bad that is why it appears for a second and goes black after that

Since the power led button is on, It means the picture board on your monitor is faulty that is why it appears for a second and goes black.

The best thing for you to do now is to take the monitor to a local repairer or any service center within your vicinity to help with the replacement of the picture board because the fault is not something you can fix yourself in other to complicate issues.

Take care.

Posted on May 01, 2010

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