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Monitor went to sleep and won't wake up

After the screen saver times out, the monitor goes to sleep. This is indicated by the blue power indicator flashing. The monitor has gone to sleep, but will not return to normal operation. There is no picture displayed. I have tried another monitor, that works fine. I have tried rebooting, but nothing seems to help, including a power off/on of the monitor. What's happening? Thanks!

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  • 2flustered Aug 15, 2008

    I went to use my HP computer yesterday and it would not wake up. I turned the power to the monitor off and back on and briefly got a message about no input signal received, then back to sleep. I turned the computer off and back on and finally got it to work. Used it for quite a while with no problem. After leaving it for 30 minutes, it was asleep and again, would not wake up without turning the computer off and back on. Any ideas?

  • Anonymous Oct 15, 2008

    Same problem with my HP monitor. What's up? This isn't cool!

  • jules97333 Nov 26, 2008

    I went to use my HP computer and it would not wake up. I turned the power to the monitor off and back on and briefly got a message about no input signal received, then back to sleep. I can't get it to wake up. Any ideas?

  • Anonymous Dec 20, 2008

    Exactly as described above. The monitor comes on enought to say it is going to sleep.

  • Anonymous Jan 04, 2009

    Wake up my hp monitor

  • chastidym Jan 26, 2009

    Same exact thing. I would happen right after my warranty expires

  • lanesx3 Feb 05, 2009

    My monitor goes to sleep and won't wake up until I reset the computer. Today, even with a reset, power off/restart, no luck, monitor light just

    blinks. What to do?

  • martini love Feb 09, 2009

    I turned my computer on this morning and the monitor said going to sleep.

    The blue light on top has turned yellow and i cant get it to wake up

  • enrrikeee Mar 11, 2009

    MY MONITOR GOES TO SLEEP AFTER FEW SECONDS. SO I HAVE TO TURN OFF THE CPU AND THEN TURN IT ON FOR ABOUT 6 OR 7 TIMES AND THEN IT WILL START TO WORK.

    ANY IDEA HOW CAN I FIX IT ?

  • Anonymous Apr 01, 2009

    same problem

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My monitor comes on for a few seconds and then shows monitor going to sleep and then it does. can you please help me as i really need my computer.





many thanks
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Posted on Nov 15, 2008

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    aaron Jul 31, 2014

    let me know please

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Maybe too much dust on the videocard, clean the videocard with an air spray. It was the solution for me.

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