Question about Gateway FPD1760 17" LCD Monitor
I have a Gateway FPD1760 (Silver) 17" LCD Monitor, and I've for a couple of years, (possibly 2 to 4 years) and all of a sudden, it shut offs. when I tried turning it back it didn't work. I unplugged it and then plugged back, It started to make a weird hissing sound. I checked every wire and I thought it was the cord to plug into the wall I'm probably wrong. No light turns on and nothing shows up on the screen. I stopped using it for a few hours and still nothing, I unplugged and then replugged and no light comes up and it makes a hissing sound? Should I get it fixed? or is it the cord for the wall?
Does the cord plug directly from the wall into the monitor, or is there a power "brick" adapter between?
If there's a "brick" listen to see if the hissing is coming from the monitor itself or the brick. If the hissing is coming from the brick you may just need a new power adapter.
If there's no brick or the hissing is coming from the monitor, the monitor probably needs repair. With the price of LCD monitors these days compared to the price of labor, you're probably better off getting a new LCD monitor. Just make sure you take your old one to a proper E-Waste facility so it doesn't pollute the environment.
Posted on Apr 05, 2008
a 6ya Technician 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 repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Technician (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 26, 2015 | Gateway FPD1760 17" LCD Monitor
Sep 10, 2010 | Gateway FPD1760 17" LCD Monitor
Mar 14, 2010 | Gateway FPD1760 17" LCD Monitor
Feb 04, 2010 | Gateway FPD1760 17" LCD Monitor
Mar 15, 2009 | Gateway FPD1760 17" LCD Monitor
Jan 12, 2009 | Gateway FPD1760 17" LCD Monitor
Mar 31, 2008 | Gateway FPD1760 17" LCD Monitor
May 31, 2017 | Gateway FPD1760 17" LCD Monitor
Jul 07, 2017 | Gateway FPD1760 17" LCD Monitor
1,073 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!