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Monitor displays properly then screen goes blank

Monitor displays properly, then after about 2 seconds, screen goes black. This happens even in the test mode with no input cables plugged in. The green power button remains lit. If I power it off and on again, it again displays for about 2 seconds, then goes off.

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It seems tht the monitor has gone bad & needs to be replaced....try running a monitor self test by unplugging the monitor cable frm the back of the cmputer & make sure the monitor is receving power frm the wall outlet....chk if the monitor displays anything......let me knw if it wrks

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