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Monitor not displaying

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by Deltaxecho, May 16, 2019.

  1. Deltaxecho

    Deltaxecho Thread Starter

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    My monitor is not coming out of sleep mode. I have hard booted and reconnected all cables. When clicking on source display comes up for 5 secs stating DVI Active

    I disconnected DVI and connected VGA cable. Same happens. Says its active but displays for only 5secs or so. Keyboard inputs don't activate display

    Now I have both cables connected and same thing happens stating VGA and DVI Active but display goes blank after 5secs

    It's an HP widescreen monitor
    What is happening?
     
  2. etech2019

    etech2019

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    First you need to do a RAM cleanup remove your RAM and insert again and see what happens.
     
  3. Oddba11

    Oddba11

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    Could be the monitor is actually faulty or the computer isn't providing a signal.

    You can test the monitor on another device or computer to confirm whether it is actually functional. And/or test a different monitor on that computer to see if the computer is working.
     
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