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PC issues I have a Medion M3 Compressor 5200 PC desktop. When I try to turn on the computer, I hear the fans start but the keyboard doesn't work and the monitor says : Self Test, Check your PC and Signal Cable, Monitor is working. I'm not sure what the problem is and I don't know how to open the CPU case to check or fix any problems. Any help is much appreciated. Thank you.

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    This is the exact same problem that I have. I am currently in the early stages of identifying and resolving the problem.



    If anyone has guidance please let me know.



    Thanks.

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Do any of the lights on the keyboard light up, even for a second? Your monitor is probably working right, but I would unplug both the power and video cables from the monitor & pc and re-plug them, then turn it on and see what happens. Also, you could try hooking up another monitor if you have one available. If you still have a problem after this, I would suggest getting a different video card (if it's the FX5300, it's a pretty low-end card anyway). To open the case (after unplugging the power), take the 2 screws off the back. The side with the fan vent will slide off the back; this may take a lot of force. Don't be afraid of breaking the case, it's quite heavy-duty! Try a different video card from someplace that will let you return it if that doesn't fix the problem. Please let us know how it goes!

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There are one or two screws on the back of the CPU tower itself. Remove those sccrews and the side should slide off. Once in there and make sure that the power cable is unplugged, remove the memory and then reinsert the memory. It will have two tabs one on both sides. Check that first then if that fails it almost sounds like it might be a mother board problem.

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