I tried troubleshooting it but the registry hack was unsuccessful and there were no driver updates available that would resolve it.
So naturally the only solution left was to buy a new monitor. I waited until my financial situation improved and then bought a gaming monitor.
|Atron Vision AVF240 24-Inch 144 Hz FHD Gaming Monitor with Built-in Speakers.|
To be honest, it's okay. It seems that you can only turn it on using the remote control which seems pointless.