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Our computer monitor is not coming up. how can we tell if the monitor is bad or something else is wrong?

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The most obvious way to tell is to swap out the monitor. If the new one works, the old one probably has a problem.
When you say "is not coming up" I assume you never see a thing on it. I would ask--do you hear the system beep once indicating that it has passed the POST? If not (and it always did), then I would suspect that since it hasn't passed its own diagnostics, you will never get a signal on the monitor.
I suggest disconnecting everything on the computer but the video, memory, and CPU (you can leave the mouse and keyboard connected).
If the system starts and displays something (most likely you will see a message indication no boot device), then you can assume you have a problem with a piece of the hardware.
Also, if you hear a series of beeps, they will help you troubleshoot.

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