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Computer monitor display blank, LED flashes green

I have a Dell flat panel display E151FPb. The green LED light next to the power button is constantly blinking, but the display is blank. What might the problem be? Everything is plugged in properly, the display was working a few hours earlier. I went in to use the computer and the green light next to the power button is flashing and the screen was blank.

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  • megangatlin Jun 01, 2010

    Yes, I was able to solve the problem. It was the monitor. Thanks

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There are numbers of causes for the monitor black out. The most likely case with yours is with the over heating problem. What i mean is not the monitor, but the cpu components like processor, ram, hardisk, or whatever it may be. So you need to check them once again. As the first step, please disassemble and clean all the parts inside. If you have coolant paste, apply little paste on the heatsink. Blow away all the dusts, and again after you've finished cleaning, assemble the machine, reconnect everything and reboot the system. Sometimes the display refresh rate can cause the problem, but i don't think, that's related to your problem. If there's no internal defect, we can troubleshoot and fix it somehow. There are number of measures. If the above given tricks can't fix it, let's try another. Do let me know. Good luck.

Posted on May 29, 2010

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  • megangatlin May 30, 2010

    Unfortunately, that did not work. I cannot tell if the monitor is off or on. If it is plugged in the power light constantly flashes green, regardless of whether the computer is on or not. I cannot make the light stop flashing unless I unplug the monitor.

  • Lebanon Raingam
    Lebanon Raingam May 30, 2010

    Can you please try it on another Pc? If it works on another system then we'll only need to deal with your cpu not the monitor, but if isn't then, there's problem with the monitor which needs to be serviced. Please let me know, awaiting your response.

  • Lebanon Raingam
    Lebanon Raingam May 30, 2010

    I am still waiting for your response, even if you are unable to sort out, please let me know. It's been almost two hours now.

  • megangatlin May 30, 2010

    I won't be able to try it on another PC until Monday. I'll let you know if it works. Thanks

  • Lebanon Raingam
    Lebanon Raingam May 30, 2010

    Ok, thanks for your immediate response. Good luck and once again Thank you for using FixYa.

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