Advice:N:Samsumg SyncMaster 215tw dying?

By pot1234Dreadlox
Jun 20, 2012
Post New Reply
  1. Hi, hope this is the right forum.....
    My Samsumg SyncMaster 215tw doesn't come on when machine is booted up. need to turn on and off and then it gradually gets brighter. If I click in it straight away to work goes dark; if I wait about 5 mins then it stays active....feels like something is dying ... can anyone give me advice and/or fixes? It is part of a dual monitor set up, W7 64 bit
    thanks in advance... apologies if this is not the right forum.... DL
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 21,916   +203

    It definitely is a monitor problem. The internal power supply circuits may be failing. This is something for an experienced electronics repair tech to handle. I have a Samsung 245bw monitor. It is 4 years old, and still working fine.These monitors are very similar to laptop LCD displays electrically, using CFL back lights and inverters
  3. pot1234Dreadlox

    pot1234Dreadlox TS Enthusiast Topic Starter Posts: 111

Similar Topics

Add New Comment

TechSpot Members
Login or sign up for free,
it takes about 30 seconds.
You may also...
Get complete access to the TechSpot community. Join thousands of technology enthusiasts that contribute and share knowledge in our forum. Get a private inbox, upload your own photo gallery and more.