Having problems with your Sony VAIO PCV-W20 PC Desktop ?
PCV-W20 monitor won't come on
\015 I turn the computer on and the monitor won't come on. The fan comes on but there is nothing on the monitor. The num lock light comes on the keyboard, but nothing else. Any help would be great\015
Actually its not any of the above solutions. The W20 is Sonys all in one unit answer to apples iMac. I have a PCV-W20 and the computer will boot up show the windows logo for a split second and the backlight goes out, if you hit del and f4 to go into the bios it will get to the bios screen for a fraction of a second and turn off aswell. I pulled the backpanel apart and reset the cmos, nothing changed so I thought it was a bad backlight and replaced it. Actually its the video inverter board that is bad. Its a known issue with these because they run hot, however the part to replace it from sony is $375.... I have been looking on ebay and around for a 3rd party part but havnt been able to find one for the last 6 months.
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