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Sony Moniter gone bad?

ummm, i really dont know what happened, hopefully someone will know. my sis was working on the comp and the screen randomly went blank. its a year old sony 17" lcd flat. when i push input on the side bar, the screen flashes for a sec and goes black again instantly. i plugged in my old olddddd compaq moniter, and its working great, dispite the angry head aches from usage. can someone tell me what a probable answer to this problem is?
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well, if you used a different monitor successfully on the same comp that the original monitor crapped out on, its probably the monitor. try to hook it up to a different comp with a known good vid card...

crts are cheap nowadays....
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You should look at it closely when it's on to see if it's still showing the picture. It could just be the backlight that blew.
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That doesnt suprise me a bit. The same thing has been happening all over at the casino i work at the last few weeks. They'll work fine one second then blank, and thats that. Many different brands, all the same problems, most less than a year old.
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Doesn't Sony have 3 year warranty??

Just got a Dell FP1907FP LCD 19" $268.00 shipped 3 year warranty DVI & reg in 1280x1024 res 700 contrast 8rms. Compared to 17 CRT like home theater LOL. (Wanted a Planar but didn't want to spend the $$$.
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yep sent it in and the sent one back...too bad its refurbished. looks new. thanks for the advice guys!
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Chiming in kinda late lol But i work for Sony and i was about to say that all sony computer monitors come with a standerd 3 year warrenty.
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