Monitor Auto power sensing off!

  [DELETED] 22:44 27 Jun 2006
Locked

Hi,

I have just been given my dads old work PC which has been cleaned and had windows XP installed. Everything seems great except when I switch on the PC the Digimate flat screen goes from standby to off instead of on!! This only happens when the PC is left off for a period of time, say overnight.

I have tried updating Windows and all the relevant drivers but nothing seems to work. When I tried my old CRT monitor there were no problems switching on. At the moment I have to start both the XP and 98SE PC's with the Digimate plugged into 98SE and swap the cable once it powers up!

Any ideas would be appreciated.

Alex

  [DELETED] 22:54 27 Jun 2006

Look at control panel>display>Screen saver>power settings. There may be some incorrect settings here

  [DELETED] 10:42 29 Jun 2006

I have had a look but can't see anything wrong.

Have booked it into the my local computer guys to have a look at.

Thanks

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Microsoft Surface Book 2 15in review

How to create explosive dance music graphics

When is the best time to buy an iPhone?

Quel antivirus gratuit choisir pour un PC ?