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Monitor worked, but after updates doesn't!

Q: Monitor worked, but after updates doesn't!

Hey I have a SAMTRON Samsung brand I think DF X F X DF that is what it says in the Display tab monitor for my computer I have had it for about three years now Just like any other week I go to my Windows Update and install all the latest updates for my computer Now this week I installed some of the quot hardware amp driver updates quot one of which was for my monitor It went fine I downloaded and installed the updates then finished up some things and restarted my computer I have my monitor set at x pixels with Highest bit color quality However when I restarted my computer it turned on like normal but the color quality was terrible set at Lowest bit and the screen resoulution was set at x pixels When I noticed the changes I went to the display and settings tab and changed my screen resoultion and color quality to what I wanted it to be my normal settings First I tried it without restarting my computer It just stayed the same Then I tried it with restarting my computer It doesn't! but updates after worked, Monitor stayed the same also It will just go back to the Lowest bit colors and the Monitor worked, but after updates doesn't! x resolution Any suggestions as to how to get it Monitor worked, but after updates doesn't! back to my normal settings Help nbsp

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A: Monitor worked, but after updates doesn't!

Okay, a little edit:

I've called my local tech store, BestBuy, and they gave me some useless information. I can get it to 800x600 pixels, but that is the highest I can go. It still won't let me get past Lowest 4 bit color quality. It is starting to make me angry.

I think I am going to go a little in-depth here and give you the whole story. I installed a Windows Update for my SAMTRON 76DF Monitor, and when I restarted the computer, all of my display settings where different. When I went to change them, I put them where I wanted them to be and clicked apply, but it just stayed the same. BestBuy said to get on an internet chatroom/forum and see if anyone else has had this problem.

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A:It worked, now it doesn't

Checklist for networking Windows Machines with TCP/IP
-----------------------------------------------------
- PCs which are not XP must have TCP/IP installed.
- Each PC must have a unique computer name.
- Each PC must have a network share defined.
- ALL NICS must be on the same subnet (e.g. IP 192.168.0.* subnet mask 255.255.255.0).
- XP PCs must have Netbios over TCP/IP enabled (only essential for XP to talk to W9X PCs).
- MS Client and file & printer sharing must be enabled on each machine.
- All NICs must have their node type = anything except p-node (peer to peer, or point-point).
* To check, open a command prompt and type IPCONFIG /ALL.
- XP's ICF firewall is permanently disabled. (Only necessary for pre XP SP2).
- All 3rd party firewalls are disabled, uninstalled and deleted (until connection is working).
- PCs have the same workgroup (helps, but not essential for XP/2K, necessary for 9X/ME).

Allow 15 mins after rebooting a PC for that PC to appear in the workgroup, or
for it to see all other PCs. Or you can search for the PC by its computer name.
Additional things to check if you still have problems:
-----------------------------------------------------
- Check your Services are Started on all PCs: Workstation, Server, TCP/IP Netbios helper, Computer Browser.
- XP gives access to its shares via the Net Guest Account. (Note, not the same as the local guest account in user accounts which should be off). Net Guest Account is enabled by default in XP, but to check it, open a command prompt and type: NET USER GUEST
Should return a line with 'Account active yes'.
Check XP Security policies:
--------------------------
- Access this computer from the network: add guest
- Deny logon locally: remove guest
- Network access:Sharing and security model... -> Guest only
- Deny access to this computer from the network-> check Guest is not here.
 

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I have been playing movies in it just fine. Now all of a sudden, it won't play anything. I have no idea what happened. Took a disk out, put a new one in and nothing.

Any help would be appreciated.

Thank you!

A:DVD drive worked, now it doesn't...

  
Quote: Originally Posted by penquin7


I have an ASUS laptop K60IJ.

I have been playing movies in it just fine. Now all of a sudden, it won't play anything. I have no idea what happened. Took a disk out, put a new one in and nothing.

Any help would be appreciated.

Thank you!



same happened to me.. i'm still fighting it on a Dell E6500... i have a dvd+-RW, and the pc see's it... device manager... everything.. but i cannot burn cd's or anything.. the burning software doesn't recognize a drive.. says no drive avail.... .. i've tried the matrix storage update... the firmware update.. deleted some reg keys like they said...the reg keys got me my drive back in "My computer".. have fun.. i'm still trying... i'll post here if i get it fixed.. or find a fix...

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A:Win 7 Ult 64 Audio worked, and now it doesn't?

Did you try the System Restore? That would have been the first thing I would have tried.

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A:Solved: Game worked now it doesn't

Okay I figured it out. I had to go over all the changes that I did so I could figured what was wrong. Before restoring windows to an earlier setting, I deleted many of the early games that I saved in this game. For this game to boot up I believe I had to have saved game #000 still in the saved games file for this game to operate.
 

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A:New Computer Build: Monitor doesn't turn on / Monitor doesn't initalize

your vga could be causing the issue, but that's only if you dont have onboard video as well.

Next time you post with a problem, make sure you give us detailed specs of your rig, when you dont its like saying "Hey, I have a red car, and it wont start."
 

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A:Brand new laptop: Wireless worked at the start, now it doesn't

run IPCONFIG /ALL

if it shows the current IP address as 169.x.x.x then the issue is not finding
(or being blocked from sending/receiving ) the DHCP service in the router.

ALSO, if you see an IP address like 0db8:85a3:0000:0000:8a2e:0370:7334
then you have IPv6 enabled on the laptop;
1) google for disable ipv6
2) apply the solution for your {XP,Vista,Win/7} laptop

reboot and reconnect
 

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thanks
Gab

A:Windows updates 0kb 0% for long time yesterday, then worked

Deleting all the 'updates temp files' will extend the time taken for WU, since it has then to destroy and rebuild the database it has for updates.

So long as it works in the end, there is no problem. Just leave it to do its thing!

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A:Pc rebooted during updates worked fine for awhiland now is not genuine

Are you sure your version was genuine?

Run this to double check http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=52012

Copy and paste all the contents here.

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A:Video/web camera doesn't work on IMs - Worked before on diff. comp

Bumping.
 

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A:Second monitor black screen, worked earlier

It would seem that you have damaged the connection in some way. You mention bent pins in one of the connectors. It's possible that you have damaged the socket on the GPU. Have close look at it & see if there is any damage.

Have you tried changing the lead to the monitor.

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A:HELP!! The new build that worked fine out the case doesn't work in the case!

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You are addressing wrong crowd, you should take it to MS !!!

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a "DISM.exe /image:C:\ /cleanup-image /revertpendingactions" run via Commant Prompt does allow me to reboot the system successfully afterwards but of course, reverts all Windows Updates again, so I'm back to square one :/

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Try this:Unplug the converter.If you're running XP, click Start > RunIf you're running 7, click the Start orbthen in either type in appwiz.cpl and press [Enter].
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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/548124/microsoft-doesnt-show-all-updates/
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is there a specific error? perhaps a screenshot.

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Got it. Using some magic in cmd (thanks to Microsoft Community) and restarting explorer.exe did it

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A:External Drive doesn't work after latest updates

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Louis

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A:Problems Installing Updates (My Comp. Doesn't Shut Down)

*Have you checked in Event Viewer ?
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Check for any red error messages to do with this problem.
FYI -
Re your update settings -
*I suggest you change them to notify you but let you choose to download.
*Do a few at a time only.

http://www.sevenforums.com/windows-updates-activation/170453-problems-installing-updates-my-comp-doesnt-shut-down.html
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CBS logs attached.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/my-monitor-doesnt-work-right.64576/
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A:I went back to my old monitor, but now it doesn't look right.

I don't know what brand of LCD monitor you bought but to compare a LCD to CRT is like 10 to 0 for color, clarity and contrast. But folks choose what they like. Did you run the Clear Type routine for LCDs? It's an option on the Display menu. This should be run to adjust how the text appears on the screen.

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A:My Monitor doesn't display red...

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A:Monitor Doesn't detect PC

Try this instructions are for a laptop but will work for a Desktop too: Black Screen Issues and Troubleshooting

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/monitor-doesnt-detect-pc-687393.html
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A:Monitor doesn't turn off

You might have ticked the "Put computer to sleep after" ten minutes...

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A:Monitor doesn't power off

Hi Peekstra,

Welcome to Vista Forums.

Double check to make sure that the monitor is set to shutdown at least 1 minute before the computer is set to sleep in Power Options.

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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A:Monitor doesn't work

klnaj said:

Hey, When i turn the computer on, the monitor doesn't display anything on the screen. The little display light by the monitor power button will go from green to orange then to nothing.

I know the hard drive and processor are working because there is a beep sound after the computer is on. I checked all the power cables on the monitor and the cpu and all of them are well connected. I also change another monitor but still having the same problem.

If I turn off the computer and restart the computer after 20-30 minutes, the monitor will work fine. But this doesn't work all the time because sometime even been waiting for 45 minutes and I still don't get anything from the screen.

Any suggestion or helps? ThanksClick to expand...

probably a gfx card problem, if you can try your monitor on anothe rpc or try a different monitor on your pc just to take that out of the equation
 

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A:Monitor on SLI doesn't (always) work

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A:Monitor doesn't get signal

Hi Lebon,

If the monitor shows the no signal bit, then probably not that. Have you tried your Dad's monitor on your computer? If it works, try booting into safe mode (info here if needed: Advanced Boot Options) and reinstalling the cards driver.

Hope this helps.

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A:My monitor doesn't gives signal

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A:Monitor Problem Sometimes doesn't come on

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A:monitor doesn't display anything!!!

2 options:

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Try the monitor on another machine, if that works, then there's something wrong with your hw.
I also assume you checked the vga cable that goes from the monitor to the pc...

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A:monitor doesn't display anything

...you don't have anything in system specs about the computer model number or the monitor model number... so boot the computer from your install disk, remove the driver from the video card and reboot, hopefully the driver will reinstall without corruption...hopefully it is not the gpu going south...

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A:My monitor doesn't work

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i took the CPU and graphics card off to blow the dust out...Click to expand...

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A:Random Redirects, AVG 8.5 updates blocked, MBAM shuts down or doesn't start at all.

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A:Solved: Gateway doesn't offer any device driver updates for Windows 7??

Hi,
Have you tried one of these sites?

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http://support.gateway.com/product/default.aspx?partNumber=1009153

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A:Monitor doesn't displays anthing

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Does the back of your monitor feel very hot, when you are having issues?

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A:Monitor doesn't respond to computer?

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