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Computer gets power, but doesn't display anything

Ok, when I turn on my comp all the fans go, lights come on, and drives turn. I don't hear a beep, but that's prolly because I don't have my audio plugged in. Everything in this computer is brand new, except for the HDD and CPU. Could I have installed the PSU wrong? Would a fried CPU cause this? I'm really hoping to find an alternate answer to buying a new CPU...

650W BFG PSU
e6600 CPU
7,200rpm WD HDD
P5NE-E SLI mobo
9800GTX vid card

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Remove your video card and plug it again.. if it doesnt work..
try plugging ur video card to *********** board built in video card and then ur on-board video card to you monitor..

this is what the nvidia guys mentioned on their video while announcing the release of the 9 series

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