Half the screen goes black Tags: CRT Monitors Acer Monitors Peripherals Last response: January 18, 2012 10:38 PM in Computer Peripherals Share chris2030 January 18, 2012 3:31:58 PM I have a acer AL2416w monitor that all the sudden half the screen went very dark. Can any one tell me what this is? More about : half screen black PhilFrisbie a b C Monitor January 18, 2012 6:53:55 PM Connect to another PC. If it is fine then your video card is bad, but if the screen is still half dark then the monitor needs to be replaced. m 0 l Ubrales a b C Monitor January 18, 2012 10:38:36 PM Welcome to Tom's Hardware Forums! Reset the monitor to factory defaults. Set resolution to native resolution. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSamsung HL-R6178W DLP TV half of screen goes black Forum Ln46A530 tv half screen goes black Forum Vizio 46" lcd screen goes half black and then back on Forum SolvedMonitor goes half black randomly!? Forum SolvedWhen booting computer it goes to black screen BEFORE Windows logo Forum SolvedMy screen will go black and goes back to normal during gamin Forum SolvedNVIDIa GEFORCE2 mx400 goes black screen Forum SolvedAlright so I logged onto my computer today and after I logged in my whole desktop screen goes black and I can't see anything I Forum SolvedSometimes my screen goes black and after a few seconds it will reboot. Forum SolvedScreen goes black when playing games with settings above medium Forum SolvedEVGA FTW GTX 780 (screen goes black & Fans hit 100% & System reboot) Forum SolvedComputer turns on, loads Windows 7, then screen goes black for about a minute? Forum SolvedScreen goes black when playing or red and computer freezes with any game on newest Nvidia drivers and older ones. Forum SolvedScreen goes black at very random times, PC still running. Forum SolvedTop half of the screen black during cutscenes. Forum SolvedScreen goes black after overclocking GPU Forum SolvedIdk which AMD APU Driver do I download and when I choose one and download and it's installing, my screen goes black. Forum SolvedLaptop goes black screen Forum Solvedscreen goes black after admin task Forum Solvedwhen i move laptop screen it flickers and goes black Forum More resources Read discussions in other Computer Peripherals categories Printers CRT Monitors Flat Panel Monitors Digital Cameras Webcams Scanners Logitech !