Monitor won't let me adjust brightness contrast etc?

By Alexyboy123
Jul 6, 2007
  1. Its a SyncMaster 206bw and it won't let me change the brightness, contrast or colours... any ideas.

    The only thing I've done is use a colour profile from here (because it was an A :()
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,183   +225

    What video card are you using with this SyncMaster A?
  3. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,675   +389

    If you are using DVI you have very little on monitor control. Try to make adjustments with the card's control panel.
  4. Alexyboy123

    Alexyboy123 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 63

    I'm using a 8800GTX Ultra and thing is, it was letting change stuff before

    EDIT: Fixed, another forum suggested resetting the monitor by going on onto the menu and holding the source button for 5 seconds
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