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Now only PC starts booting up but then stops dead, blank screen

I was having problems adjusting the resolution (broken characters, screen too bright, etc.), so I decided to run the Forte Manager program (which seemed to have already loaded itself when I turned on the monitor for the first time. This made the problem worse. LG support suggested I re-hookup my old CRT monitor and see if it worked okay. It didn't; same problem. II finally decided it made sense to uninstall Forte Manager (must have installed itself when I plugged in and inserted the cable...), then to reinstall. That's when I got the blank screen and only the boot startup. I kept pressing F2 to try to manual bootup in safe mode, but NOTHING. Someone said I must have uninstalled the video driver, but how can that have been if there was one on the PC before I got the new monitor and I only uninstalled Forte Manager? Now I have no computer and no monitor. HELP!

Thanks to anyone who can guide me...even to a consultant to call in the NYC area.

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Try pushing F8 on startup, this will get you into the safe mode menu. From there select VGA mode. This will start your computer with the most basic set of video drivers.

You should be able to get one of the two monitors working this way.

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