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Hp pavilion slimline s3100n boots up - fan on - monitor reads no video signal

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The most common causes are:

  1. Loose video cable on either monitor or back of desktop
  2. Bad monitor (only way to test monitor is hook it up to another machine or hook up a known working monitor to your existing machine.
  3. Bad video card - this is less likely since most video cards are on board but if you have a different card, check to ensure it's seated properly on the motherboard.

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SOURCE: hp pavilion slimline s3100n doesn't

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First,try hooking it up to an external monitor if you have access to one.Unfortunately,we need video to start checking for what may be wrong.
Try the monitor and post back to let me know what happens,and if it shows on the external display we can start looking at potential problems and fixes.
Bob

Posted on Aug 21, 2010

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