Black scfeen of death

  Barista 23:14 04 May 2008
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Twice in the last month, while surfing the net, I have encountered a black screen of death showing 'no signal'. The only way I can return to my desktop is to switch off and restart the computer. Is my graphics card failing?

Barista

  rossgolf 23:16 04 May 2008

could be...
is the computer still running when this happens , i mean could it just be the monitor failin?

  Barista 18:57 05 May 2008

Hi Rossgolf

No, the computer was still running when the monitor desktop died after clicking on a link in a website. There were just two words on a black screen saying
'No Signal'. So I shut down the computer and re-started normally.

Barista

  Ditch999 19:14 05 May 2008

check your connections going in to the monitor and in to the PC. They work loose sometimes.

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