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Motherboard graphics card not working, trying to install MicroStar G4MX420D nividia

The motherboard video not working, monitor comes up with check pc cable and connection. The monitor works when plugged into my laptop. I have bought a MicroStar G4MX420 card have inserted it into the correct slot.
How do I install the driver when I have no monitor to guide me through the installation?

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  • Webgirl66 Oct 16, 2008

    The monitor is not working at all with the pc except for when I turn the computer on the only graphics I get is the Monitors Check pc connection and cable prompt. There is no other graphics displayed.. The monitor works when plugged into my laptop tho.

    Therefore I cannot know wether I have gotten in to the BIOS setup.

  • Webgirl66 Oct 16, 2008

    It was all included in the motherboard and ceased working, I was advised that if I got a new card to hook the monitor up with that it should all work fine and by pass the one on the motherboard. I cannot revert back to the original as it doesn't work. The only card the pc had prior to this breakdown was a modem card. I think the only answer now is a new pc. Thank you for your help.

  • Webgirl66 Oct 17, 2008

    It is the oncoard video connector that is not working that is why I am trying to install a new video card, So therefore I have no monitor to view the installation procedure on.

  • Webgirl66 Oct 17, 2008

    Yes I get that message with both.

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Can you get into the BIOS setup? Usually, it will say "For Setup Press Fn" when you start booting up. When you get into the setup, look for a menu item that deals with "onboard video". Set it to disable. Then "Save and Exit" the BIOS. The new video board should allow you to view the screen, at a reduced resolution, until you load the new software.

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    Wayne Mineard Oct 16, 2008

    What were you using before you got the new card? Can you remove the new card and revert to what you were using prior? Let me know what happens.

  • Wayne Mineard
    Wayne Mineard Oct 16, 2008

    Are you saying that there IS an onboard video connector on the motherboard? If so, remove the new graphics card and hook the monitor to the onboard port. See if you can get something that way and we'll go from there.

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    Wayne Mineard Oct 17, 2008

    My apologies. It was the first thing you said. Must have been asleep.



    So you get the same message, "check pc cable and connection" with both the onboard and with the new card?







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