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Old 06-04-2004, 11:39 PM   #1
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Unhappy think i broke my comp

k, so i used reforce to change all my resolutions frequencies to 100. My refresh rate is 75 mhz and i use a nvidia geforce FX5600 Ultra 256 MB and a plug and play monitor. Sure enough, i go to reboot and the green light on my monitor never comes up, as far as i can tell the computers not working at all. I switch off / on my monitor and green light comes up for a second and says "off mode in 5 seconds" then the light goes back to yellow. The lights on my keyboard wont even light up, and i triple checked to make sure everythings connected right. i cant access setup page cause nothing ever comes on screen, what can i do????!!!!

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Old 06-05-2004, 09:10 AM   #2
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that's a puzzle, but i suggest that you try to use another monitor on your pc. and same thing with your monitor try it on another cpu. Its just a matter of trial and error thing and a little bit of experiment.

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Old 06-06-2004, 09:43 AM   #3
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Refresh rate of 100Mhz is pretty high. You sure your monitor can take it? I would have expected it to test that refresh rate before allowing you to switch the computer on and off so you can't do anything. Erm. I don't know how to sort that! Sorry.
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Old 06-06-2004, 08:17 PM   #4
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short your cmos jumper reset everything to original settings, that should clear it up.

what you have done is push your monitor too far.
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