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Old 09-17-2010, 08:27 PM   #1
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Ihave a custom bult desktop computer at home. A few months ago it stopped sending a signal to the monitor when I turn it on. The tower turns on but nothing shows up on the screen. If it does start then it freezes almost right away. i took it in to get viruses cleaned off of it and it did solve the problem for a few weeks. it started doing the same thing about a week ago. A guy at best buy told me i needed to update my graphics card via flash drive...but how can i upload a flash drive if there is nothing on the screen? I have a NVIDIA Geforce 9600 GT card now. Another guy at our comp help at school said my card was just dying and I needed a new one. I just got a new one at best buy (XFX ATI Radeon 1gb ddr2) IT STILL WONT WORK! Please help me out!

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Old 09-17-2010, 10:37 PM   #2
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What about power supply

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Old 09-18-2010, 05:58 AM   #3
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yeah you gotta make sure that your power supply can handle the card too. if it cant then you wont get anywhere. haha. it would help too if you told us what card it was exactly. XFX makes alot of 1gb ATI cards lol
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