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Black screen on monitor

I turn it on and I get a color display that says no signal ;then screen goes black ;the tower and the monitor are on but the screen is black

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Hi there
Remove the side panel from the desktop and clear the cmos >>> black screen on monitor - cce5f1a.jpgmove the plastic jumper to the other position, and turn the machine on, if nothing happens, you have cleared the cmos, put the jumper back in its original position and see it the PC boots. If there is no Jumper, take the battery out for an hour.
Remember to remove the power cord before you take the side panel off.
Post back with the results please

Good luck and thanks for using Fixya!!

Posted on Feb 23, 2009

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