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Computer not booting up

My computer and monitor both power up. However the computer does not boot up. I recieve a message in a red, blue and green screen stating
SELF TEST
CHECK CABLE CORD
MONITOR IS WOKING
Please tell me if there is a solution to his problem.

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Sounds like a video problem you may want to replace your video card.

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Could be one of two things:

1. Signal cable from monitor isn't hooked up. (either monitor end or computer case end)

2. Video card in the computer is damaged and not putting out signal. This is unlikely though as usually this will trip the motherboard into beeping when you turn the computer is turned on.

3.

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