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LCD shuts off in the middle of use randomly on a PC.  Bad LCD or Bad Video card ?

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Last Modified: 2013-11-08

XP PC
To get it back I unplug / replug the LCD and it returns straight away.
Note the PC is up and running during all this.

 
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Another thing to check...make sure that the power cord isn't loose that connects your LCD...

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I had no spare LCD or video card with me to check.
Will meed about two weeks on this one before I go back on site there agian.
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test the monitor on another PC - as said
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If all you do is unplug the LCD monitor and plug it back in, I think it's the monitor - a bad video card would not likely come back up just because the monitor got reset.  This sounds like a power problem in the monitor.
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