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i've had this monitor for years and now when i pug it into any computer it is black. i know it is getting something to the monitor because when i plug it into a com. it turns a different shade of black. Plus when i turn the monitor off then back on it show me a quick glimpse of what the screeen should look like if it worked. i presume there is a short in the monitor. i believe it is a cft monitor. b4 i open it up i want to know if there is a simple diagnoses. oh and i did try messing with the brightness and contrast. i wouldn't be suprised if i had to open the monitor. i le it sit for a few days to allow the capacitors to discharge. i am really good with a soldering iron so if i have to replace a resitor or capacitor it'll be fine. and p.s. is there a way make a tesla coil out of simple parts like a day creation? and to all those who have jailbroken ipods and iphones with installer is anyone els experiancing problems downloading Cracked apps? thanks -miiwii3 some one help

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memyselfand1 (author)2009-07-02

Have you tried it on a different computer? If it's just the one computer it could be an internal fault. Also, check the monitor plug. If there are any pins missing it won't work.

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Oh, and it's crt not cft.

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miiwii3 (author)memyselfand12009-07-02

not to be rude but i said," when i plug it into an computer" i tried it in 4 computers. two laptops and two desktops.

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