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Why my monitor isn’t turning on?

Why my monitor isn’t turning onWhy my monitor isn’t turning on?

Why my monitor isn’t turning on?

If your monitor is not working then you are suggested to check the following items to make the issue fixed immediately.

Ensure the proper power supply and power light when you press the power button of your monitor. If any of these things is uninterrupted then the monitor will not turn on. 

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On the other hand, if you have a flat panel LCD monitor then perform the following steps:

  • unplug the monitor power cable
  • wait about 30 seconds
  • reconnect the cable
  • then turn on the monitor

These steps will assist you to turn on the monitor.

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What do I do if my monitor doesn’t turn on?

When your monitor doesn’t turn on then perform the following steps to test your monitor and to troubleshoot the issue.

  • Ensure you have switched on your monitor
  • The second step is to check out the socket of your wall
  • Now, it is time to check the backlight of the monitor
  • Check the power supply of the monitor
  • Check the cable of the monitor
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What could cause a monitor to not turn on?

Most commonly the power supply creates an issue and it doesn’t let a monitor turn on. So, check the power supply and data cable to troubleshoot the monitor.

Why did my monitor suddenly stop working?

A disconnected monitor power cable makes the monitor off. Hence, there is a need to check the data cable connections to fix the issue. 

How do I fix a black screen on my monitor?

Fixing a black screen is not a big deal; simply follow the following steps.

  1. Remove the power of the monitor by unplugging it.
  2. Remove the cord from the monitor’s back.
  3. Wait for 60 seconds.
  4. Plug again the cord at the back of the monitor.
  5. Re-press the monitor button.
  6. Your monitor will start working, otherwise, you need to replace the monitor’s cord.
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