1. Joined : Oct 2015
    Posts : 188
    Windows 10
       20 Oct 2016 #1

    Monitor indicator light keeps always on


    My cpu and monitor gets power from UPS. As UPS is kept always on, so whenever I shut down my PC, the monitor also shuts but indicator light of monitor keeps on because monitor is getting power from UPS which is always on. My question is that is there any harm if monitor indicator keeps on or I should give power to monitor from other switch.
    Edit- sorry, the indicator light turns to yellow from Blue when I shut down PC then stays in yellow position.
    Last edited by sam9; 20 Oct 2016 at 01:47.
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  2. Joined : Jun 2016
    Los Angeles
    Posts : 387
    Windows 10 Pro
       20 Oct 2016 #2

    As long as the monitor is plugged into a power source the amber light will be lit when the monitor is off and when turned on will turn blue. This is normal and there is no harm in this. If it bugs you, unplug the monitor power plug.
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  3. Joined : Jul 2014
    Serbia
    Posts : 7,162
    All kinds
       20 Oct 2016 #3

    One of my monitors have an option to show the light, check if yours has it in it's menu.
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  4. Joined : Aug 2015
    Melbourne
    Posts : 198
    Win 10 Pro X64
       20 Oct 2016 #4

    Usually the monitor light is also the on/off switch for the monitor but others might have it elsewhere so once shut down turn it off manually rather than keeping those caps warm all night
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  5. Joined : Oct 2015
    Posts : 188
    Windows 10
       26 Oct 2016 #5

    spunk said: View Post
    As long as the monitor is plugged into a power source the amber light will be lit when the monitor is off and when turned on will turn blue. This is normal and there is no harm in this. If it bugs you, unplug the monitor power plug.
    Thanks
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