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Old 07-01-2012, 07:35 PM   #1
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Unhappy help me i have a strange problem with my PC

2 days ago i have done installing my new pc
my computer specs is

motherboard gigabyte P61A-D3
Core i5 2500 2.80ghz
kingstone 4gb ram
HD 7850 GDRR5 (2GB)
Samsung cd dvd drive
WD 500 HDD
600 watt PSU coolmax

i have installed everything the correct way and everything seems to work. the cpu fan is running and the graphics card fan is running too everything seems to work well but there is no display i don't have a monitor that supports DVI i'm use an 20 inch HDTV i have used it with 3 high end graphics cards and it works well using hdmi but right now my new pc doesn't display anything on the screen i have tried both hdmi and dvi to vga converter becasue my hdtv supports vga i've tried them both but i still get nothing on the screen it makes me sad it's been 2 days i can't get to the bios and install my copy of windows

if you are an expert please tell me what's wrong with my build

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Old 07-01-2012, 08:48 PM   #2
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Try re-seating the RAM, video card(s) and all the power connections. If that doesn't work try using known good RAM and a known good power supply to isolate those parts as a problem. Also try unplugging all devices like hard drives so only the Video card, RAM, and CPU are plugged in to eliminate any of the connected devices as a possible cause of you not getting video.

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Old 07-02-2012, 04:10 AM   #3
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Default Re: help me i have a strange problem with my PC

May seem a daft comment, but: Make sure the monitor is on

Also, unplug the power from the back of the PC, press the poer button on the front 3-4 times, plug it back in and try switching it on again.
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