Losing DVI signal

By sy69
Mar 29, 2009
  1. Having trouble with monitor/graphics card.
    All was fine till late this after noon,now when i turn my monitor off with the power button and i turn it back on im getting a 'no signal message'
    Meaning i have to reboot my pc every time i turn the monitor off.
    This is only happening when using dvi connection,its fine with d-sub connection.

  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    A virus or other malware can be infecting your computer... It could be a dieing power supply too
  3. sy69

    sy69 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks for the reply.
    I brought a dell monitor home from work and that works fine every time.
    I am using a acer p223w monitor so i rang them today,the guy on the phone did suggest it was a monitor problem and that seems the be the case.
    Its only 3 months old so still under warranty.
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