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Futura HD17A Computer Screen

I have two of these screens. One failed by showing a blank screen only and no graphic display. The second is now showing a shimmering screen which makes reading the display, particularly characters, difficult. Is this a problem of a graphics card or, as I strongly expect, a screen problem. Is there a repair available or should I ditch them? Thanks, boyoboy.

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  • Thunderwind May 05, 2008

    some of the parts of the screen is going crazy like they are changing colors. how can i fix it??

  • paulsnauith0 Sep 17, 2008


    i have a futura hd17a monitior .

    it was working fine from new (18months)

    then without warning,after switching it on,

    the screen lit up,white,then after a couple of seconds the monitor goes into standby mode.

    is it a driver/software problem...

    or as someone suggested,the "inverter card"?

    as electronics is a black art to me,i have know idea what an inverter card is ,

    help please,as i cant afford to replace it at the moment.



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Hi,to me it would seem real strange that TWO monitors would fault simultaniously. I would be more inclined to believe that it is the Video card itself... The ONLY way to find out is try a replacement and see... try the monitor(s) on another PC see if they work.... if they do then it's ya card 4 sure.. if it's still the same well then it IS ya Monitors good luck.

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