no display after boot !!

  yozzer1 19:26 09 Feb 2006

my sons machine appears to go into power saving mode after boot up. ( no graphics )I have tried
his graphics card in my PC with no problem. his PC starts in safe mode ok !! and have run a system restore, but to no avail, Help !!!!!!

  teak goblin 19:52 09 Feb 2006

have you tried running the pc from the last known working configeration as this sometimes sorts problems out

  yozzer1 20:07 09 Feb 2006

yes tried this without success

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:09 09 Feb 2006

In safe mode uninstall the graphics card.

Reboot the pC let XP find new hardware and then reinstall the card and retry.

  g0nvs 20:31 09 Feb 2006

Daughter had similar problem last week. Re-installed graphic card and now all is well.

  yozzer1 21:41 09 Feb 2006

re-installed graphics card and booted up ok,but screen was at lowest resolution, each time i attempt to increase resolution i lose the picture. also if i leave resolution low and restart im back to square one !!!

  VoG II 21:45 09 Feb 2006

Try lowering the refresh rate.

  yozzer1 22:08 09 Feb 2006

refresh rate already at lowest 60Mhz.
monitor just switches off!

  g0nvs 16:44 10 Feb 2006

Try a diferent graphic driver.

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