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I am working with a Princeton VL2018W that I just got from some thrift store for 20 bucks. It fired up on the machine they had there and so I took it home to test it out. Plugged it in and everything is great! Kinda...

The problem: I am running at 1680x1050 and it works perfectly/looks great, but when I turn it off and come back an hour or two later to turn it on it will flicker a no connection/check cable message and keep flickering black. If I hook up my other monitor to the PC and set it back to 800x600 and plug in the princeton again, it works. I then have to gradually set the resolution higher and higher till I get back to 1680.

I could just leave it on... but... I dont think thats what I want my final option to be

Any tips?
     
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955 BE C3 @ 3.82  MSI 870a Fuzion Sapphire 6950 Kingston HyperX 4x2gb 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Seagate 1.5tb Lg somethin' Windows 7 Ultimate Princeton 20 inch 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Stock HP (actually quite nice!) Antec earthwatts 650w Rosewill Destroyer Razer Tron 
Mouse Pad
wal mart special! 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I5 6600k Gigabyte Z170-X Gaming 7 Diamond 280x HyperX Fury 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 850 EVO LG Blu-Ray burner CM Hyper 212 EVO Windows 10 Pro 
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