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Pc Boots but no signal

Q: Pc Boots but no signal

Recently tried to upgrade computer with a new motherboard and some ram, computer started with all fans spinning and lights on but no signal to monitor or power to keyboard and mouse. Took everything apart and put old mobo and ram in and now the same thing is happening! All fans on but no signal and no power to keyboard etc.
Was working perfectly fine the other day, any ideas on what is up with it?? Thanks very much!

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Preferred Solution: Pc Boots but no signal

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Not too long ago I posted about an ongoing problem with my PC. The motherboard's northbridge chipset fan had failed, and it wasn't starting up, only showing a BSOD, or freezing. Eventually, all it would show was a blank screen - the fans would go on, and the power lights, for a while, as if it was starting up, but t wouldn't respond to attempts to shut it down. A Zalman passive heatsink solved the problem temporarily, but only a month afterwards, my PC was back to being unusable. Asus finally gave me a replacement chipset fan, and this ressurected my PC again, for a while. I also discovered that the vga port had not been tightly installed at the back of the case, allowing the graphics card to wiggle about, which apparently had been part of the problem.

But now, I'm getting a slightly different problem. This developed overnight, without any hanging or any of the other crash symptoms it had last time.

There is just no signal to the monitor. The PC seems to start up, fans on, hard drive noise, etc, and this time, it seems to actually be booting to windows - it responds to keyboard commands, its shared folders show up on the network, and I managed to play an mp3 with it using the run command. There is just nothing on screen.

I tried reseating the graphics card multiple times, each time, with the vga port tightly screwed in at the backplate. I tried a different monitor, I tried a different VGA cable, I tried using the DVI port instead of the VGA port, usi... Read more

A:no 'vga signal', but pc boots fine

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I was on my Acer burning a DVD when it froze. I rebooted then after I logged on again I attempted to burn the DVD again. Needless to say, the blue screen popped up and shut down the computer. Now the PC boots but sends no signal to the mouse, keyboard or monitor. The speakers are powered by a computer's USB drive and they power up when I turn the computer on, but they make no sounds, like the Acers login screen. I called up Acer support but of course it's out of warranty when I only bought it in Feburary. I plan to take it into a computer shop but before I do does anyone know whats wrong with it and if there are any possible fixes? Feel free to ask any questions and thanks in advance.
 

A:Computer Help- Boots But No Signal

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So i went on a vacation for a month and after i came back from my vacation i turned on my hp desktop windows vista (booted normally) browsing through the web then suddenly it restarted by itself and hp monitor went black and said no signal. I boot up my desktop i hear the fan starting keyboard lights blinks cd drive blinks and monitor still says no signal
 

A:Desktop boots up, Monitor no signal

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Hi all
I 've had a bit of a PC issue which came to head today. The pc is about 4 years old and had a new motherboard and psu, about a year ago. A couple of weeks ago it a problem started. Whenever it boots there is a continual slowinsh beeping sound right through boot up, but once booted works fine.

I decided to tackle the problem today and after reading a few forums I followed a hunch that it was either my graphics card or bad memory, neither of which are particularly new, so I started a process of elimination.

1) Took out the graphics card and blew off the dust - replaced it, now pc sounds like it's booting up, same beeping but now no video signal! - blank monitor screen, nothing...

2) After thinking oops, decided that I would take the card out again and check it was properly seated. same problem

3) Tried taking the RAM out and put it back in - same problem

4) Put a different graphics card in, which I know works fine - no change

I have DDR 2700 RAM and no other same speed available to check so I'm thinking it could be the RAM, does this sound right before I go out and buy some new RAM? or does it sound more serious?

I'd really appreciate any help.

Cheers
 

A:PC Boots but no Video signal - not a new build

another thing

Probably quite an important omission, just forgot

When I took the graphics card out the first time, when I powered up i heard a feint poof type of noise followed by a familiar electrically burning smell ( to use the technical term) I sniffed inside the case and it appeared to be around the area of the graphics card & CPU. Difficult to accurately pinpoint.


In reply to above - my mobo is an asus a7v8x, had a look for beep codes but didn't find out anything to help yet.
 

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So you guys are going to love this. Recently we hooked up an older unit (Lets call it CPU1), threw in some HardDrives... won't boot past BIOS. Safe mode, VGA mode, normal mode: nada. Figured maybe it was the windows install on said HDD's. Threw in a working HDD with a known working instalation of windows from (CPU#2) into (CPU1) and oh hey, same exact thing happens. Stupid old computer!!!!!!

So we shrug it off pop the HDD back into CPU2 and oh... now CPU2 is giving us the EXACT same problem. Boots past BIOS but will show no semblance of a Windows splash screen, just "No Signal" and CPU reboots.

I mean... WTP?! (What the PooP?!)

Ideas? Good Jokes? Help?
 

A:Solved: No Signal When Unit boots.... x2?!

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So im getting no signal from my vid card even though everything seems to be working, all fans seems to be spinning properly but i just cant get a signal from my display

i was able to get a signal using my onboard video and was able to get into windows

My power supply fan seems to be running slow

My video card fan seems to be working fan

Is it my vid card(8600GT) or my power supply?

Should also note that it takes a while to hear the POST boot beep and sometimes it doesnt even boot that i have to press the power button again

this just happened this morning, everything was working fine last night
 

A:PC boots, no signal to vid card, not a new build

What are your complete computer specs including the power supply and Windows version?
 

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I can boot fine in safe mode, then I tried disabling the display adapter and rebooted. This worked fine, turned it back on rebooted and it boots to black screen, then eventually says no signal and automatically reboots.

I'm guessing it's a driver issue? I did download the new nVidia driver for my card (GTX 570) but that was a few days ago, and it has been working fine up until today. So I don't really know what the issue is then.

Any body know how I would go about fixing this?

EDIT: Tried a clean installation of the latest nVidia drivers and still no luck.

A:PC boots then turn to black screen/no signal

  
Quote: Originally Posted by BarTmaN


I can boot fine in safe mode, then I tried disabling the display adapter and rebooted. This worked fine, turned it back on rebooted and it boots to black screen, then eventually says no signal and automatically reboots.

I'm guessing it's a driver issue? I did download the new nVidia driver for my card (GTX 570) but that was a few days ago, and it has been working fine up until today. So I don't really know what the issue is then.

Any body know how I would go about fixing this?

EDIT: Tried a clean installation of the latest nVidia drivers and still no luck.


Have a look at this thread here http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-d...-boots-up.html It may be of use to you

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New build WIN7u64 updated.
Mother board --Asus A88X-plus
CPU--AMD/APU A10 6800
8GB duel mem
630watts PSU
Asus 1080 monitor.

New Win7 install , normal, install any version AMD catalyst drivers reboot..
after windows logo, screen go black, windows still loads to desktop.
monitor loses signal...stand-by,, black screen. repeat, then stays on stand by.

reboot safe mode. uninstall HD display adaptor ..reboot. IT installs Standard VGA driver.
works fine, still can do 1080 resolution. but not as it should be. in High Definition

AND tiny red dots appear, mostly in dark areas and in videos.

I have tried 2 APU's, both get same results.

PLease any input will help. Im new to this.

A:Lose HDMI signal when Win7 boots up

Hi Dexxmann, welcome to Windows Seven Forum.

Have you loaded the software for the monitor, or it may need a driver update.

Is this the only monitor connected to your computer, if it is you could try using the DVI connection instead of the HDMI one. The DVI connection is generally preferred as the better option.

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The computer boots up, I can access the UEFI bios and everything before but as soon as I try to let it go into windows, the point where the login screen usually opens up... instead it just blanks out and states no signal on my display.
 
I just refilled my watercooling loop and everything was working fine prior to this, I was worried that I did something to the video card but I dont think that would be the case since the display its connected to shows the post screen and the UEFI bios.

A:PC boots, shows bios, but "no signal" when going into Windows

The BIOS and Safe Mode both use a different graphics driver than the one used in normal operation.
 
Boot into Safe Mode and see if the problem persists.

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When I start my computer with drivers installed my monitor loses the signal when I should be receiving a log in screen. I can boot up fine in safemode and/or if I'm using Standard VGA Graphics Adapter. To my knowledge I do not have an onboard graphics card as there is nothing to plug an avi or vga cord into aside from my graphics card. I should also mention I tried using an NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT and experienced the same problem.
I am running 64 bit windows 7 and my graphics card is an NVIDIA GTX 560.

*not sure if this should be posted in Drivers section instead, if so please let me know
 

A:Monitor loses signal when Windows boots up

Get into the bios and check the video settings. PEG (PCIe) should be set as the first display device
 

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When I start my computer with drivers installed my monitor loses the signal when I should be receiving a log in screen. I can boot up fine in safemode and/or if I'm using Standard VGA Graphics Adapter. To my knowledge I do not have an onboard graphics card as there is nothing to plug an avi or vga cord into aside from my graphics card. I should also mention I tried using an NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT and experienced the same problem.
I am running 64 bit windows 7 and my graphics card is an NVIDIA GTX 560.

A:Monitor Loses Signal When Windows Boots Up

Boot into safemode and delete the nvidia drivers, then boot normally and install fresh drivers. Not 100% sure it'll work, but it's worth a shot.

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I built my first PC that worked for a few months. Here's the problem:

PC was alseep-I woke it up-fans kicked on sounding like a jet trying to take off. Screen stays black no signal. I turn off PC and restart no signal.

I RMA the graphics card-new card-windows boots (I hear the windows chimes) no video signal.

I have changed monitors, graphics card, and multiple sets of ram. No dice.

I am confident in saying the problem was never the graphics card since a new one didn't fix the problem. However, I don't touch the PC for a week, I walk by one day and hit the power button and everything worked. For a few months now all has been good until last night.

Last night I wake up the PC and it sounded like a jet all over again-no video signal.

I have taken out the battery, re-seated the graphics card in a different PC I slot and tried the 'dram OK' button with no positive results.

I hear windows boot but no signal-any hew ideas for me?

Thanks in advance.
 

A:Solved: Windows boots-no video signal

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Hi there,
I have a problem on my pc, an example would be when i would turn it on the morning the pc boots fine with a signal to the video, but when i turn it off and turn it on later on the same day, maybe 1 or 2 hours later, it boots fine and you can even hear the vista sound but theres no signal to the monitor, I tried restarting it using the power button to no avail, so finally frustrated, i turn it off, the next hours maybe 3 to 4, it starts up fine with the screen showing up. I dont believe it to be a video card problem because i can play games like devil may cry or dragon age to for 4 to 5 hours without any crashes or black screens. basically this happens only during bootup, but when it boots fine theres no problem whatsoever.
I'm not a hardcore gamer, i just play for fun
I hope this is not a video card problem
What seems to be the problem?
my specs are
windows vista32 starter home
P5Kpl-am se
2gb ddr2 ram elixir
1gb ddr2 ram elixir
500w power supply- newly changed
geforce 9400gt
160Gb HD
 

A:Solved: windows boots fine but sometimes theres not signal on monitor

Hi, first please unplug and then re-plug the video card on the board. If it doesn't work, you can check the power supply of the card. If possible, you can re-plug all the parts(RAM, video card etc.) in the case.
Btw, check whether the connection between ur monitor and the board is well.
Greetings.
 

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Problem: My monitor is receiving no signal from my video card.


Video Card: XFX Geforce 8600 GT

It started after I had shut my computer down after playing Left 4 Dead 2 and went to work. When I returned home the same night, I turned on my computer only to discover that I did not have a signal on my monitor.

1. Only have 1 POST beep.
2. Tried removing RAM, but same problem.
3. Tried changing video cards. Got the same problem.
4. Turned the volume on my speakers up and waited to hear Windows fanfare which I did, leading me to believe the computer is booting up just fine.
5. Tested the monitor on another computer and it worked fine.
6. Tested a different cord that I know works and still nothing.

EDIT: Forgot to mention I have no onboard video, and I have tried using another PCI Express slot as well. I aslo reset the BIOS. no help =/


I am absolutely stumped, any help at all would be great. Thank you.
 

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i recently cleaned my pc,after i got a new hard disk,i installed it,after when i started it ,nothing happens.i have checked the ram,,,it gets no signal from the pc, i got a new video card, it is working it is booting,before i press the start at the cabinet,please help,
 

A:no bios screen,no signal for screen but pc boots

few questions
make and model of PC
you have doe quite a few things
cleaned PC
installed new HD
New video card

can give a lot of detail - why have you done the above and what did you do.

did you have onboard video before - or just replace the card - some make and models would help here to
 

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Hi folks!Unfortunately, my 2 year old pushed some buttons on my Lenovo B590 laptop and something isn't right. Upon start up (Windows 7 64), I get a black screen with a moving cursor. Ctrl+alt+del doesn't bring up the task manager.I double checked the boot order in BIOS and that looks OK.Restarting in Safe mode works.I also updated the video drivers, and (strangely) I was able to restart in normal and everything looked fine. However, when I restarted again after that, I was back to the black screen in Normal.I've been Googling all morning, and done what I've found. If anyone else has any other suggestions, I'd be grateful for them. And if you have any questions for me, please don't hesitate to ask.Thanks!

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Hi everyone,

Ive got a few issues with my PC at the moment.

The first issue is that it boots twice before the third attempt which boots windows properly.

Once it does boot it seems to continually display Windows 8.1 Build 9600 on the bottom right screen of the desktop.

My computer also has an issue with the network adapters after it turns on. It doesn't display any adapters and the light where the ethernet cable usually lights up does not light up anymore when plugged in. Also the network adapter's folder is empty.

It is very difficult to find information due to the fact that I cannot acess the internet once my pc has booted due to the issues so finding a solution is difficult and posting specs of my pc is also difficult.

Im just worried maybe it is an issue with the power supply?
 

A:Boots twice then boots properly on 3rd attempt

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I recently got Comcast cable internet. I have 2 computers, the one downstairs (the one I am using now) has the wireless router and modem connected to it. The computer upstairs has a PCI wireless adapter.

The computer upstairs had a great connection for about... 1 day. Then yesterday, The internet upstairs gave out for like 2 hours (It couldn't receive the internet signal, but it could receive the router signal), then went back on again.

This time, It hasn't picked up the Internet transmission.. for like.. a long time. Anyone know what the problem is? Any help will be appriciated.. thanks.
 

A:LINKSYS PCI wireless adapter picks up router signal, but not internet signal!

I'm not sure if this apply's to your model, but it might be the same answer.
http://linksys.custhelp.com/cgi-bin...2VhcmNoX3RleHQ9cGNpIG5vIGNvbm5lY3Rpb24*&p_li=
It's better if you give all the info on what version Windows your using and the model numbers of Router and PCI card so that we are not guessing.
 

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My Sprint HTC EVO phone is cheaper and faster than my AT&T broadband connection so I want to drop AT&T and use sprint.

The problem is I have a few devices such as a Blu-ray player, a Direct TV DVR and other items that need to be hard wired.

I want to use my phone as a WiFi hot spot then pick up the signal with a device and plug my Direct TV DVR into the device with an ethernet cable.

Sprint was unable to help and someone on another non-tech site suggested a Engenius Network ESR9850.

Does anyone know if this will work, or if there are other options available
 

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Hello, I just noticed that my wifi signal bars stay at full bars and does not change even if the signal is truly low. I realized this only recently when I transferred to our bedroom which supposedly had the worst signal in the house, but the signal bar still stays at full. Whenever I click on it, the real signal will appear and does not currently match the one shown in the system tray icons.

Note:
My current wireless network adapter is Intel Dual Band Wireless AC-7265
Updated to Windows 10 Anniversary Update on August 17, 2016

Solutions I've tried but failed to fix it:
1. Uninstalling the wireless network adapter, restarting PC and scanning for hardware changes, although it did show the true signal for a second then went to full bars
2. Updating the wireless network adapter to no success in fixing it. Also tried rolling back the driver to the original one.
3. Turning Network system tray icons on and off in the windows 10 settings

And BEFORE doing that, I was also trying to fix various problems that also came with my laptop.

1. Updated Intel HD Graphics 530 and Nvidia drivers which seemingly fixed my BSOD problems that never again happened since then.
2. Updated my BIOS to the latest which fixed black screen/restarting problems when laptop wakes up from sleep.

NOTE: all the drivers ive installed came from the manufacturer's/model's support website for my specific laptop

I've fixed all the other problems of my laptop, but I can't seem to fix the wifi si... Read more

A:Wifi Signal always at full bars - not matching real signal

You do not need to scribble out the names on that screenshot, since it will do nothing for any of us. That signal graphic is just like on a cellphone. It does not mean anything. There are a lot of factors why you can have great radio signal, but have interference causing a blackout or outage. If you want to see a snapshot of all signals your wifi adapter is seeing, open up a Command Window as administrator and type it 'netsh wlan show all'.

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Hello, I am owner of Hp Pro 450-G3  and I have very low wifi signal, even when I am next to a router. This problem occurs with ubuntu 16.10Thank you!

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Hi I have a HP Probook 6550b, The problem is. I can't get my intern microphone and webcam to work. The IDT (audio) drivers are given NO sound and NO microphone signal, alsothe webcam is not working under Windows 7 (64bit) Think it's a very, very bad driver support from HP on their notebooks. Tried everything.I read that many Probook 6550b users have the same problem, not working internal microphone and  webcam without given any solution till now, shame on you HP Running windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit How can i fix this? Kind regards

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We have a nice signal from the router until about the same time each day. Only cable tv modem is available. Evidently the country neighbors do lots of internet during the afternoon.

Is there a way to boost the signal coming down the cable line ? The cable tv company has installed new cables from the pole into the house. We have installed all new cables in the house.

All of the boosters I've seen are for after the wireless signal gets to the cable modem.

Thanks !

Jim

A:wireless signal boost to help low signal from cable tv ?

This is a known issue with cable connections. When its not heavily used the signal, speeds can be good, but when it is used heavily things can deteriorate.

However, how do you know that the cable signal is changing? Unless someone from the cable company has measured the cable signal you don't know that is what is causing the problems. I don't think the signal level on the cable side will affect the wi-fi signal level on that side. They are two separate functions. If your wi-fi signal is deteriorating it has to be some other interference.

Going back to the cable signal level, I had a change every day around 1PM and the cable modem would lose sync. It turned out to be a bad underground cable between the main cable distribution amp and an intermediate amp in our neighborhood (every thing is under ground). It took a special crew to find and fix this, the tech that came to the house knew "nothing". I had to keep calling everyday when it went bad and after the problem went "chronic" then they got the cable crew on it.

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Hello im having a problem with my pc. I turn on my computer and the green light comes on it says signal is recieved but screen doesnt come up and there is no power to my mouse or keyboard. Would it be my mother board or my ram? i only have 1 ram stick so i cant verify if its the ram. ive tried it my 4 ports. and im using windows 10 home
 

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WIN 7 BOOTS TO BLUE SCREEN , GOT THAT FIXED AND THEN BOOTS TO DELL SPLASH, THEN JUST BOOTS TO SAFE MODE AND THATS WHERE IM AT NOW!! HERES THE INFO...... HERE; Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 32 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Pentium(R) D CPU 2.80GHz, x64 Family 15 Model 4 Stepping 7
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 2046 Mb
Graphics Card: Radeon X300/X550/X1050 Series Secondary (Microsoft Corporation - WDDM), 2 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 76216 MB, Free - 27670 MB;
Motherboard: Dell Inc., 0FJ030
Antivirus: Microsoft Security Essentials, Updated and Enabled
 

A:Win 7 boots to blue screen then boots to dell splash screen

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 32 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Pentium(R) D CPU 2.80GHz, x64 Family 15 Model 4 Stepping 7
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 2046 Mb
Graphics Card: Radeon X300/X550/X1050 Series Secondary (Microsoft Corporation - WDDM), 2 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 76216 MB, Free - 27670 MB;
Motherboard: Dell Inc., 0FJ030
Antivirus: Microsoft Security Essentials, Updated and Enabled
Click to expand...

You appear to have a 2005-2006 era Dell Dimension 9150/XPS 400 desktop.

What's the "service tag" and/or "express service code" number on it?

How long ago was Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit installed in it?

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Hello all, i recently bought a 1070 gtx but i am still using my old monitor until i can afford a new one.

The 1070 has no VGA slot so i had to buy one of those HDMI to VGA adaptors in order to connect it to my current monitor, however i get no image at all while i connect it.

This is the adaptor : https://s13.postimg.org/8iqt3l6ef/00054569abx.jpg Hama HDMI to VGA converter.
The card is the G1 version from Gigabyte.
Monitor is an old Samsung SyncMaster 933sn

PS : i also looked for a DVI-D to VGA adaptor but i can't find one at all. Any chance of a bit of help in trying to figure out what's the issue ?

Thanks for reading.
 

A:No signal : HDMI to VGA adaptor - no signal

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My e-mail from AOL last night told me that my broadband had been enabled so therefore they have changed my payment accordingly which now means that anytime online I pay for per minute. The modem and software arrived this afternoon and since 4pm I have been getting more and more frustrated.
I followed all the instructions, I've done everything as instructed but I cannot get the broadband up and running. When I try and connect with it I get a 'DNS server unreachable or unavailable' error. To fix this I did as instructed, reactivated the connectivity settings which made no difference. I have checked the XP firewall settings and Norton Anti-virus settings, again these are fine. My brain however is no longer fine.

I run the diagnostic checks and these tell me that my phone line is busy. I don't understand this - there is no-one using the phone, which i even disconnected to test, nor do I understand anyway why a DSL connection should report a 'busy' line. I thought broadband was separate to your phone line because of the filter. And yes, i swapped the filter incase that was at fault. It told me to run a BT & and AOL DUN test, gave me the codes to type in following the 'connect' button asking for these codes, except there is nothing like that, just the status box which amazingly tells me that there is "No Signal" (something I figured out hours ago) and the two diagnsostic tests here, which upon trying to start, tell me that the... Read more

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I have a strange problem.

When I press the power button it boots up as normal up until about 3/4 seconds into booting, it just shuts off automatically.

DAMN!

A few seconds after that, it boots up again automatically by it self and just does the same process. On inspection (I look in the case) I see that the CPU fan only spins once, thats for like 1 second then the 3/4 secs later the PC shuts down.

So lets break it down:
I press power button to turn it on
Computer boots up for 2 - 4 seconds (CPU fan spins for 1 or less second)
Computer shuts down
2 seconds later computer starts powering on
Repeat cycle until I shut down manually (pull plug/hold down button)
Let me just give ya'll a bit more of a back story. Recently I have been having quite a few problems. Computer shut down and wouldnt be turned on. We decided to buy a new powersupply ToughPower 500w over my poop SUNPRO 470w. That wasn't the problem - it was the graphics card. So we had to DOWNGRADE as a tempoary from the 8800GT to the 8300GS.

I am unable to acess my main PC at all. I'm posting this from another one.

SPECS - NO OVERLOCKS:

500w ToughPower PSU
Thermaltake Soprano Case
NVIDIA 8300GS (Downgraded from 8800gt as a temp)
E6600 Core 2 Duo
GA-965P-DS4 Mobo
 

A:Boots up, Shuts Down , Boots up

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I have an HP Desktop Envy All in One. I used an HDMI cable to connect my PC and my Samsung UHD TV so I could use my TV as a 2nd Monitor. I have verified the cable is fine along with the HDMI ports on the TV. When I use the "Source" button on the remote and select HDMI port 2, it tells me there is NO signal or it's not strong enough. When I try to adjust the "Display Settings "on my computer, it appears my PC won't even detect the TV. So, whatever the issue it, it's my computer that is the problem and I am sure it's a simple setting. I am lost and very, very frustrated.
 

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Need a little bit of help here! Ive just turned on a pc which I havent used in around 6 months, and its giving me SIGNAL ERROR. I have tried 2 graphics cards, 2 monitors but still. I have tried different RAM, no difference. The CPU is seated fine and fans working. PSU is giving power to IDE drives i.e dvdrw & hard drives. Tried different IDE cables... And the mobo cant be dead, the sound card is working, ethernet adapter is flashing..... Anyone got any ideas? If I get any good advice theres a few gigs of webhosting in it for ya Thanks all. Also I do not recieve any beeps... but my other computer is working fine I dont get beeps on that either!! lol
 

A:Signal Error, Ram, G card, cpu, mobo, psu are fine.... Still Signal error!

Try to replace the(COMS) baterry . It could be old ...
 

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This is my first time posting.

I just bought an ATI Radeon R4350 graphics card. I followed the (brief) installation instructions, but received "No signal" on two separate monitors, both of which had no problems previously. After reading some forums, I though I should disable the onboard graphics first, so I backtracked by removing the new graphics card and returning my monitors to their original ports. However, after returning to my original setup, I still got "No signal". I've already reset the BIOS, but still no results.
 

A:No signal after installing new graphics card, no signal after removing new card

Please indicate your computer specs.
Are you sure that your video card is compatible with the motherboard ?
 

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sir, i am Muhammad Ehsan, i want to ask a question that i use evo and use internet on it but when i do window to laptop and plug in evo it shows evo for a day and run the internet but after some time the laptop do not show evo signal as evo do
not connected to laptop but if i do the wifi of laptop on it gives the full signal of evo and then i put the evo wifi password it run internet as wifi connected, but not as evo connected. please send me its solution i thankful to you for this.
 urdu:
              sir mein evo istimal krta ho internet k liye laptop per lekin kuch roz phly meine apne laptop ki window krwai or aik do din jb b meine evo lgai evo phle ki trah apna connection show kr rhi thi
lakin bad mein pta nhi kia hua k jb b mein evo connect krta ho to evo apna connection show nhi krti lekin jb mein laptop ka wifi on kron to evo apne wifi k signal ful show krti hei or wifi k zriye internet b chlati hei lekin ye evo signal sow nhi krti to kyun?

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hello

i have a intel desktop d915pbl board and intel petium 4 processor. this morning it booted up but now. i am not sure if it is the memory the cpu or the mainboard itself. i know for a fact that the power supply is ok because i can see a greenlight on when the power supply is hooked up. the fan on the processor also wont work or run. i am wondering what can i do to fix this?

or if it is needs a new mainboard.

please help
 

A:nothing boots

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I have an e-machine with XP Home and it has been working fine till my niece decided to stick a floppy disc into it. first it froze then tried task manager that froze so I had to restart. When it restarts I get the 1 system beep from the mobo and then when its finished theres no screen just that I can see my mouse cursor. I have trien different moniter,power supply,new battery,cleared the cmos and tried boot in safe mode and stll got notta,nothing,zilch. Can anyone point my in a different direction?


Larry

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Hello everyone!
My wife's laptop has been dead for the last couple months. It's old.... Samsung Sens P10. It was stuck in an endless reboot loop, so I tried to reformat it using a Windows cd. Unfortunately, the CD drive is broken, so I made a USB Boot/Install using WinToFlash.

Everything installed ok, and the computer is running fine now. The only exception is that I need to use the USB everytime to boot up the computer. I know this isn't horribly inconvenient, but I used my 16gig flash drive that I often use, and I don't have another one handy.

If I don't put the flash drive in, I get a message about a problem with my disk hardware. It can't read the disk and have to check my booting hardware. I am sorry, but it's a Korean OS and I am not fluent in Korean.

Thanks for the help in advance.
 

A:XP Only Boots With USB

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I'm kind of frustrated right at the moment.

I came home from work tonight and found my PC had shut down. When I rebooted, all the icons had shifted over to the left, and the first thing I noticed after that was that my antivirus wasn't running.

If I click on any icon except the short cut to my computer, I get the spinning cursor and then ... nothing happens. at all. no error, no program. just nothing.

I am able to get into internet explorer via going to the directory and clicking on the executable - however, nothing else runs via this method. I can access all my drives. I have unplugged the USB flash drive and have only the onboard drives connected.

There are no programs listed in the task manager, and nothing suspicious in the processes list (other than a surprisingly large number of SVCHOST tasks - about 8 or 9 of them).

I can't run AVG to scan for viruses, I can't run malwarebytes or hijack this.

One site I tried (from my partner's PC) suggested deleting the user account and creating a new one. Tried that. didn't help. Another suggested using regedit to alter two registry entries - but the entries didn't exist in my registry.

At this point I'd be out buying a new drive to re-install on, except that it's 11:30pm and nothing's open.

Anyone got any suggestions?

A:PC boots, but nothing will run

Welcome to SevenForums Azhdragon,
Have you tried booting in safe mode and doing a system restore? You could also try running your av and malwarebytes from safe mode. Give pushing f8 or f10 at boot a try for safe mode or safe mode with networking so you can update your av's. Good luck to you with this problem.

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I installed windows 7 on a brand new hd from a usb. It will boot up normally with the usb stick. If I remove it, I will get a blinking cursor. If i go to the bios and load up from the hd I get a blinking cursor. I have tried the startup repair yet no errors were found. Does it have something to do with the reserve partition having a different drive letter assigned ?

I installed linux after the problem hoping that grub would fix the boot problem. It gives me the option to load windows from 2 spots but neither will load without the usb. Linux loads up fine.

I am stumped. 2days trying to get this to work. Reinstallation failed to fix it as well.

A:Only boots from the usb

I removed the drive letter from the reserve partition and windows still will not boot without the usb

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I recently bought a new pc and every since it seems to go down hill.

It has recently started to not boot up on the first try.

The power light will come on and the fan on the power supply and processor will start up, but the hard drive does not start.

The screen just sits their with no signal.

After a few tries the pc will power up completely, but windows freezes and I have to reboot it and then it works.

Now, this week the pc will not boot at all ,not even after a few tries. The fan and power supply activate and even the dvd drive, but that is all.

PC specs:

Intel Pentium 4 2.4gz

512 megs of ram

windows xp service pack 2

dvd/ cdrw drive
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I have a 3 or 4 year old pc that runs 5x better than this new machine.

I did not want to go out and buy a new power supply if that is not what it is.

I emailed the tech support people who made the machine.

They said service pack 2 can cause the pc to hang after installation.

The pc ran fine after installation of service pack 2, this began a few weeks after sp2 was on the machine though, so I do not think that is the problem at all. Besides, even if windows was the problem wouldn't I still get a screen signal from the pc.

Thanks.
 

A:PC boots. Sometimes...

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I haev a refurbished T42 laptop. It was working all day, and suddenly the screen went blank as if hibernating. I was loading a CD to rip into iTunes, so oculd have hit a function key or something. The laptop was hooked up to an external monitor at the time, and that went blank - I thougth I just pulled to cord out to the monitor since it was only plugged in temporarily. Could not get it to respond to anything. Had to unplug and remove battery to power down. Disconnected internet, external monitor and all other accessories. On reboot, windows starts, an I get to what aperas to be my normal desktop - but nothing will run from here, inlcuding the start menu. Icons onlower right of screen are not what normally loads, so I wonder if windows is not booted all the way? The power and battery light are on, and the hard drive indicator light is steady on (not normal). Help!

A:IBM T42 Boots, won't run anything

seriously not a joke, you didnt buy this off someone in the park right?
once ran into someone who bought an ibm with "xp" and it was windows 98 with an "xp theme" including xp splash for boot time. LOL. but no joking. ibm's have serivce tags like dells which on the website will tell you what os they are supposed to come loaded with. if your unit has a non- properly licensed os, we will not help you here =\ but if your specs support xp go out and buy a copy. sometimes newegg has em on sale for a few bucks less !!!
i only mention this as refurb units are poping up like rabid bunnies everywhere without correct licensed os's on them. ibm should also have diagnostic software for your model on their site as well.
model t42 came in ALOT of flavors.
good luck

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My PC boots up by itself some time later after I have powered it down.
I have a Gigabyte GA-7ZM motherboard, 600MHz Duron, Nvidia Riva TNT2, W2K pro. I have tried playing with the ACPI/power management settings and Wake-on-LAN settings in the BIOS but to no avail. This PC worked fine witn w98. Never booted up by itself. I installed w2k pro and applied sp3 last week and I noticed that the PC was booting up by itself every day some time after I power it off completely. Besides unplugging the power cord, I don't know how else to fix this.

I have also de-selected the reboot automatically option in the Startup and Recovery section of System in Control Panel but it didn't help.

Any other ideas? Anyone know what the problem is?
 

A:PC Boots up by itself

Does the system have a network card installed, is it on a network??

If so have you gone to device manager / network card / power management ????

How are you shutting down??

Are your power off settings within power option properties set to standby or power off???
 

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my dell dimension desktop has started booting to the MBR. t has win7 and all updates that i know of.... i have tried all rmedies that i know of.
someone please help me.

jerry

A:BOOTS TO MBR

I would first boot to Dell Windows Installation Dvd and run chkdsk /r:
https://kb.wisc.edu/page.php?id=6565

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Hi,
I opened my PC last night to clean it and now it's not working. I removed the RAM and reseated it as I was getting long continuous beeps after the clean. It had been worked loose even though I had been very careful. This solved the problem of the continuous beeping and so I presume that this problem has been sorted. I checked the graphics card, reseated that also just in case, and it seems ok as in when I unplug the monitor it asks for a connection and when I plug it back in it seems okay. Changed graphics cards but still nothing on screen.
The Motherboard is powering up okay but I'm not getting anything on the screen. Changed monitors and I'm still getting nothing.

When I power up the PC it seems to boot okay but I'm not seeing anything on the screen.

Subsequently:

I've removed the graphics card but I am not getting any beeps on reboot??

Then I removed the RAM to see am I still getting the continuous beeps but nothing either ??

Seems to be going from bad to worse.


Any solutions??

AMD Athlon 1800+
256 RAM
ATI Radeon 9250 graphics card.
PC about 5 years old
 

A:PC boots up but then Nothing !!

i had the same thing happen to me once my ram was taken out of the computer and i had to reinstall a OS to get my computer to work
 

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Hello,

I have a problem:
When I resume my laptop from sleep, it automatically starts my desktop, if the desktop is in hibernate or sleep.

I tried many things: Disabling remote desktop etc, but I cannot find out what is causing this on the laptops end.
On the desktops end, it is always the inconclusive message when doing powercfg/lastwake what points to a booting from lan.

Does anyone know how to help?

I am really frustrated.
Sometimes the PC just starts for no reason.

A:Help please - one PC boots the other

It looks like maybe your desktop is set to wake on LAN. But, right now I am unable to put my finger on where to change the setting. I was thinking that this setting was in Control Panel > Power Options, but can't find it.

I don't understand: "when doing powercfg/lastwake what points to a booting from lan." But, it sounds like something about setting power configurations and waking and LAN.

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Please Help! I followed all steps to remove the virus listed in the "topic description". updated all microsoft updates and all virus updates. ran adaware SE. ran spybot search and destroy. disabled system restore. i went into safe mode and ran virus scan. all files were clean. went back into normal mode and enabled system restore. everything seemed to be fine until i visited a website that i normally visit. this time there were red x's on pictures that you could normally see. and then i got an error message saying the following...QUOTE Explorer.EXE-Application ErrorThe instruction at "0x77f580db" referenced memory at "0x00000067". The memory could not be "written".Click On OK to Terminate Program. I ran Hi-Jack This and here is the log. thanks for your help!Logfile of HijackThis v1.98.2Scan saved at 4:47:03 PM, on 3/4/2005Platform: Windows XP SP1 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)Running processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\Program Files\Roxio\Easy CD Creator 5\DirectCD\Di... Read more

A:HJT - boots

You are running an outdated version of HijackThis.. Delete the copy you have and download the latest version of HijackThis!: Download here HJT 1.99.1. Save it on your Desktop. You will need now to unzip hijackthis.exe to a permanent folder, such as c:\hjt . This has to be done as HijackThis creates backups. You may need to use these backups.First create a new folder:A. Click My Computer icon on your desktopB. Click C: driveC. Click the File menu --> New --> Folder, a folder "New folder" will be created.D. Rename it HJTUnzip hijackthis.exe to the c:\HJT folder.Please post a new hijackthis log.

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Please help! my PC is running slower than a tortoise! Can you see any problems in this log?Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1Scan saved at 8:39:46 PM, on 4/12/2005Platform: Windows XP SP1 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)Running processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\Program Files\Roxio\Easy CD Creator 5\DirectCD\DirectCD.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccApp.exeC:\Program Files\Zone Labs\ZoneAlarm\zlclient.exeC:\WINDOWS\BCMSMMSG.exeC:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exeC:\Program Files\Norton AntiVirus\navapsvc.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\nvsvc32.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\ZoneLabs\vsmon.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\wuauclt.exeC:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\ntvdm.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exeC:\Downloads\HJT\HijackThis.exeR0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\M... Read more

A:HJT Log-boots

Boots, there is no malware apparent in the log. You might want to open Task Manager (right click on the task bar, select Task Manager), then the Processes tab and see if anything is using excessive CPU time. You should see 'System Idle Process; at 90+%.

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