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Paul Kersey
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      05-06-2005
Thanks for all the suggestions.

Brother removed and tested the video card and confirmed it is working
(another pc).
Placed it back in the PC and it refused to function. Disgusted, he tried to
boot one last time,... after a late night battle with the PC,... it finally
worked. It is not clear what resolved the problem. If I had to guess, I
would say the card wasn't seated, but have no way to verify because he lives
200 miles away from me.

Thanks again for all the trouble shooting suggestions.


PK












"Paul Kersey" <Paul http://www.velocityreviews.com/forums/(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
news:yvbde.4127$(E-Mail Removed) m...
> Gave my brother a used pc. When sent the PC worked perfectly. BTW just a
> Computer, Keyboard, and mouse. No Monitor was sent.
> Any way, he can not get any of his monitors to work with the PC. He has

two
> functioning monitors, verified with other PCs in his home.
> He gets the yellow stand by light on the monitor when it is plugged into

the
> PC. He opened the PC to verify that the video card is seated. Which it
> was,...it fact the small processor fan was running on board the card ...so
> the card is being powered..
> What are some of the possible resoultions to this problem?
> Is it possible that his monitors will not support the video card?
> One question I did not ask, was if there were any beeps when he attempts

to
> boot. He didn't mention it, so I assumed there was just the standard beep

at
> boot.
>
> Any suggestions are appreciated.
> PK
>
>
>



 
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