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Old 02-20-2011, 07:07 PM - Thread Starter
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I'm the happy owner of a Denon AVR-791, but I have one little annoyance, which seems to be related to the way the unit sleeps/sends EDID data...

Everytime I turn the unit on--no matter what input it is on--my gaming PC monitor blinks off then on, maybe 2 or 3 times...

I understand this is probably caused by the HDMI handshake, but it's really annoying when I'm doing something important (like playing a game!) and my wife turns on the PS3 and my monitor blanks out at a crucial moment!

Is there any way to fix/reduce this problem?

My setup is a Radeon HD4890 w/DVI-HDMI adapter -> AVR-791 -> Viewsonic N4285P TV...

I'm hoping to have a new Radeon HD 6950, so perhaps this will fix the problem
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Old 02-21-2011, 04:42 AM
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If the HD4890 has an HDMI-CEC setting, turn it OFF, otherwise you could simply unplug the HDMI cable to the 791 when you're gaming.

If you think your AVR is defective, refer to the Owner's manual and reset the microprocessor a few times in a row.
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