Black screen

  Tuvete 20:41 04 Nov 2007
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Hi just today ive been having a strange problem with my pc. Occasionally when i boot up my monitor says no signal. Other times it boots into windows but after say 5 minutes it says no signal again. Its really a pain now as I cant do anything.

My specs are
Ati x1950 pro pciexpress
1.5 gig pc3200 ram
amd 3700+
600 watt psu
audigy 2zs soundcard
viewsonic 17inch monitor
160 gig sata hardrive

  brundle 21:24 04 Nov 2007

Check the monitor connection, unplug it and check the pins (with machine off of course). Plug in and secure it firmly. Try another monitor. Pop open PC case and check the video card is properly seated and secure and that the extra power cable is fitted securely.

  Tuvete 19:48 05 Nov 2007

seems the graphics card is not seated properly because of my case it wont sit properly, hard to explain but been using since i got home from work and seems fine now strange anyway thanx for the reply :)

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