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Plug in, press power, green light flickers once per second after a while goes to once per two seconds. then on screen comes up saying " no signal". then it goes ( according to the now orange light} to stand by mode. It then needs to be unplugged from mains to repeat this. merely pressing power button switches the orange light off and will not restart the procedure. Barney Waylen

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It sounds to me like your computer is not sending a signal to the monitor. If you switch monitors (borrow one if you don't have one) and the results are the same, I would look for the problem in your computer. Assuming you never see anything on the monitor when starting up the computer, the video card is suspect.
Of course, you need to check the cable connections and see if the video card (if an add-on card) is tight in the slot in the motherboard.

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