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I connected my acer monitor to my dvd - screen appears the switch to amber light black screen

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What kind of the adapter are you using to connect the DVD video output to the monitor VGA/dvi INPUT? Need more information.

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The blinking Amber light can mean two things, one is that the monitor is not getting the video signal from your PC, or it can be problem in the monitor power supply due to bad caps. Please try it on another PC first before opening up the monitor. If is it the monitor then read below so you can make up your mind if you want to DIY or not.
Most common failures in the LCD monitors are bad capacitors (bulging top/seal or leaking) in the power supply, failed inverter circuits (blown fuse, shorted transistors, shorted/open transformers), bad lamps (poor solder connections or worn out lamps). You will need to open it up and inspect the inside, see example of failed monitors to get some ideas what to look for: http://s807.photobucket.com/home/budm/allalbums
Post back what you see inside so we can guide you further and it will help out other people in the future also.
http://www.badcaps.net
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capacitor_plague

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