Monitor turns off and back on Tags: Handheld Gaming Video Games Hewlett Packard Monitors Last response: October 22, 2011 10:40 PM in Video Games Share Katie Swierenga October 21, 2011 4:29:21 PM Can anyone tell me why my monitor shuts my video games down after only playin for as little as five minutes? I have had to re-hook up old HP Pavillion monitor since my flat screen went bad. Thanks for any help! More about : monitor turns back das_stig a b α HP a b C Monitor October 21, 2011 9:15:59 PM It's not receiving an active signal, change the video cable, if it still happens its the monitor. m 0 l Katie Swierenga October 22, 2011 10:40:31 PM das_stig said:It's not receiving an active signal, change the video cable, if it still happens its the monitor. Thank you for your quick response! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Monitor turns off, then back on on Forum Monitor turns off and won't come back on Forum Monitor turns off, must unplug & replug to get picture back Forum monitor turns off, then turns back on constantly! Forum Monitor not turning back on after turning off display due to inactivity Forum Monitor keeps shutting off and wont turn back on Forum I turned off the defaullt monitor now I cannot get the screen to come back on Forum GTX 670 - Fans hit 100% and monitor turned off, Unable to turn back on Forum Monitor Reset (turned off and back on) Forum SolvedComputer turns on for 1 second, then back off. Tried everything. Forum SolvedNew computer suddenly turns off, won't start back up. Forum Solvedpc turns on then right back off Forum SolvedComputer turns on them turns back off. Pleas help Forum SolvedComputer Turns off, then shortly afterwards turns back on without a beep or any start up process Forum SolvedGraphics card turns off, but then back on. Forum SolvedComputer turns on then off then back on and stays on... Forum Solvedcpmputer turns on then off then back on Forum Solvedlaptop wont post fan turns off then right back off Forum SolvedComputer turns itself off and wont turn back on for a few minutes Forum SolvedComputer turns off, and then won't turn back on until...? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Video Games categories Console Gaming PC Gaming Handheld Gaming Nintendo Playstation Servers Sims World of Warcraft Xbox 360 !