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No signal displayed on screen

New monitor.new DVI cable, and still no signal displayed on screen! Have 2 19" monitors on one card and the 32" on the other. Tried both outputs and get same results.
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Well,made a decision to call Dell as the PC is still under warranty,and it turned out to be a problem with the graphics card driver.
Took about an hour and a half of phone call and lots of uninstalling and reinstalling and downloading new drivers and a lot of display settings and resolution adjusting to get it right.Works a treat now.Hope that helps?

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