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 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove das_stig 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. | Report abuse 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! | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Video Games>Monitor turns off and back on> Related ressources: ForumMonitor turns off , then back on on ForumMonitor turns off and won't come back on Forummonitor turns off , then turns back on constantly! ForumMonitor turns off , must unplug & replug to get picture back ForumI turned off the defaullt monitor now I cannot get the screen to come back on ForumScreen shuts off after windows 7 logo then turns back on. ForumPC turns off immediately being turned on, then turns back on again ForumComputer turns off then back on at random time intervals... ForumGTX 670 - Fans hit 100% and monitor turned off , Unable to turn back on ForumLG W2261VP turns off , doesn't turn back on ForumProblem - Turns off and won't turn back on for a few minutes ForumComputer turns on, then off before the bios, then back on. ForumMonitor blinks and turns off then turn off ForumMonitor turns off and on randomly ForumMonitor turns off when playing Oblivion ForumMonitor turns off and on randomly ForumEvery game stops responding ForumPlaystation 2 to PC monitor? ForumPS3 to PC Monitor ForumConnecting 360 to PC Monitor - Need Help! More resources Read discussions in other Video Games categories Console Gaming PC Gaming Handheld Gaming Nintendo Playstation Servers Sims World of Warcraft Xbox 360 !