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Monitor ( Auto Config.)

Owen Bosma

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Age
78
Last Subscription Date
02/07/2018
I have a flashing "Auto Config. Please wait" banner flashing at me on the monitor. It had been doing this for a while off and on, but now it won't go away.

It seems that the set up buttons and the off on switch have been disabled. The monitor is a Acer do I have to trow it out, or is there a cure.
 
L

Lead Head

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The buttons might be broken, or one of them is stuck in the "pressed" position. If I had to guess, it might be the button labeled Config, Menu, or Auto Config.
 

Thaumaturge

In Memory Of
Age
68
Last Subscription Date
07/12/2019
Look for a connector leading to button board and try just unplugging it... assuming power button is not on same strip.
Doc
 

Owen Bosma

Subscriber
Age
78
Last Subscription Date
02/07/2018
Thanks for the help .............. some of the buttons where stuck including the off and on switch witch had not worked for some time.

I laid the monitor on its back and gave the buttons a good soaking of contact cleaner from the outside, and worked the buttons and left it for a few ours.

All the buttons are free now, and the problem is gone!!
 
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