20 Most Recent CTX S762A 17" LCD Monitor Questions & Answers


I opened up and fixed a monitor just like this. The reason it only stays on for a second is because there are 4 or 5 bad capacitors on the power supply board that have over heated and gone bad due to cheap parts or poor ventilation. All I had to do was replace them and the monitor worked fine after that. Also i resoldered one joint on the bottom. While I dont reccomend the average home user to try this it is an extremely easy fix if you have the right tools.

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Jun 18, 2015


separate your wiring. Touching wires cause cross-talk of signals. Should be immediate results.

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Jul 22, 2014


1. Verify the monitor's power cord is plugged firmly into the wall outlet and the back of the monitor.
2. Verify the monitor cable is firmly connected to the computer and the monitor.
3. Verify that you have turned the monitor power switch on.
4. If the power light on the monitor is not on, test the wall outlet (plug in a light or something you know works).
5. If the power light on the monitor is not on, try a different power cord.
6. If the power light is on and yellow or flashing, but nothing displays, borrow a monitor from a friend. If that works, your monitor needs replaced.

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on May 28, 2014


Press the menu button again (or when done adjusting) and it will go away.

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Sep 27, 2012


I would suggest turning the monitor off and unplugging it. Then retry the settings.
Try this manual:
http://support.octek.com.au/Downloads/Files/CTX/S762A.pdf

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Jan 15, 2012


Did you try this monitor with another PC yet to find out if it is the PC video card problem or the monitor problem.
Most failure in the monitors are due to the bad capacitors in the power supply section as you can see in my albums of failed monitors and TV's.
http://s807.photobucket.com/albums/yy352/budm/

Basic LCD monitor and TV troubleshooting guide:
http://www.fixya.com/support/r6150077-basic_lcd_monitors_troubleshooting
http://www.fixya.com/support/r5093881-lcd_flat_panel_tv_troubleshooting_guide
http://www.fixya.com/support/r7406380-tv_training_manuals
Failed TV and Monitors pictures: http://s807.photobucket.com/albums/yy352/budm/

Learn about bad caps: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capacitor_plague

Capacitors kit: http://lcdalternatives.auctivacommerce.com/ he can make you a set of caps for you.
Or www.digikey.com just make sure to use caps with low ESR, 105c, high ripple current, long life rating such as PANASONIC FM or FC series.

Post back what you find.

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Sep 11, 2011


Hi,
Sounds like a faulty capacitor on the board inverter circuit. Or one of the lamps needs replacing. Either way, not an easy home fix unless you know what your doing. You can pull it apart and resolder the internal solder points. That fixed mine.

Thanks,

Adam.

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CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Feb 18, 2011


hurm,try change the processor fan.. or your monitor did not support the vga card.... monitor have the resolution.. or you can change the power supply to 500w..

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Oct 08, 2010


Thsi model has known problem with bad solder joints due to contamination, you need to remove the old solder on the four inductor leads, clean the leads eal well and resolder, see my pictures here: http://s807.photobucket.com/albums/yy352/budm/HP%20F1703/
Al so look to see any one of the capacitors have bulging top, they should be completely flat top.

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Jun 06, 2010


jamaa195, Suzan, You may want to visit this link to find out what might be L1908 problem of black n blank or black screen and options you have open to you. http://www.lesliewong.us/blog/2005/05/02/hp-pavilion-f1703-flat-panel-dislpay-blackout-solution/ Yes, your display may have developed an internal problem on the power supply printed circuit board if your unit acts same way when connected to a different "known-good" pc as a test. If a known good monitor works perfectly when connected to your pc then you know your monitor is having a problem. Try these thing first. Get back here on fixya if you need more help in deciding what course of action to take. 12fixlouie north of Windy City.

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Apr 26, 2010


Change power management setting to "always on" or to a length of time of your choosing.

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Apr 21, 2010


Try to do this: Just before the Windows start up screen (after the bios loading) press F8 and log in at safe mode settings. If at this mode you can see your screen change the resolution settings at a lower set. Save and reboot normally. Now try step by step to increase your resolution. In case of a blank screen appears at a new setting, don't do anything; after some seconds the monitor will come back to the previous settings. Save and go on.

In case of a problem or clarification, don't hesitate to post.

Thanks and regards
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Stelios

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Mar 05, 2010


go to properties in desktop n look for screensaver then power then look for monitor off time

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Feb 25, 2010


Check your cable that is coming from the video card. Try wiggling the cable to see if the monitor comes back, if that does then your have a bad cable.

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Nov 27, 2009


try lowering the screen resolution

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Oct 20, 2009


When does it do this? Is it a power saving mode? Check the connections to the VGA cable are secure.

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Jul 20, 2009


ITs the Vedio card issue, the power on your screen is on but the image is not there coz the vedio card is not shooting any picture, check the vedio card connection, the one comes from computer to screen , make sure is well connected and on the right place, if it doesnot work, open the computer and make sure your vedio card is pluged well and not out of place, if all this doesnot work change ur network card. but before that when u put ur pc on did u hear any beeps? if yeah let me know how many beeps you hear and if its short or long so i can help you. Regards

I’m happy to help further over the phone at https://www.6ya.com/expert/mustafa_06f84c65ab5cc745

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Jun 14, 2009


firstly i personaly would not use a magnetic screwdriver pc components are delecate did you use an anti static wristband? static from you can fry components. however you may have just pluged somethig in wrong can you upload photos to a web server or something so i can see whats pluged in were?

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on May 18, 2009


Look for a plastic screw cover at the top part of the table stand. You will have to use a plastic pry bar or plastic putty knife to unlock the inside holding clips. This procedure will have to be repeated when you remove all the screws from the rear panel to unlock the rear plastic casing from the front panel casing. Be careful not to apply to much pressure or you may break the plastic locks that hold together the case. Hope this helps you with your problem.

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on May 03, 2009


Inside of the base support there is a spring mechanism. I have seen the spring come off from its support, or some parts of the mechanism itself go defective. In some cases I had to order a new support from the manufacture.


Jerry G.

CTX S762A 17"... | Answered on Apr 26, 2009

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