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ThinkCentre won't start up. Absolutely nothing on monitor. Fan runs, green LEDs on face light. Reseated all drive data and power cables. Reseated memory.

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  • m3sellers Dec 17, 2008

    No, I don't have any external cards. I haven't made any hardware or software changes to the machine for a long time.

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Hi,
Do you have any external cards that you have installed into this PC? Like a new graphics or sound card? If so try pulling them out (actually you may want to try pulling all the cards out of the PC).Please make sure the PC is turned off and unplugged from the wall before doing this.
You would only need a display card in there and if it has a built in one on the motherboard that has not been disabled please try to use it.
Let me know how this works out.
Thanks,
Kaj

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