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Compaq 5017 I just bought an HP elite M9040N. I am trying to use an old compaq 5017 monitor (that I know works) and it will not work. Any ideas?

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Hmmm..using Vista by chance? some of the older monitor drivers are NOT included with the Vista driver sets. And, looks like it's only xp compliant.

http://members.driverguide.com/driver/detail.php?driverid=85684


got backup for that HP?

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Now make sure the power cable of the monitor should be pluged in and the power cable of the tower should be pluged in.

Now to check if the montor is fine just unplug the video cable only which will show no input signal on the screen. If it shows this signal the monitor is fine. Plug back in the video cable.

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Do one thing now ..!

Unplug all the cables from your old system and then press the power button for 30 sec and let it go. Now plug the keyboard, mouse and the monitor try again.
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Then you need to open the tower and check on the processor FAN is it running..? If its not running you will not get the display as the fan is responsible for the display on the screen. Otherwise...!

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Do you see the BIOS splash screen or anything?
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HP Pavilion M9040N Elite, power lights come on, will not boot


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