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Monitor signal cable troubleshooting

When i turn my cpu on, my computer screen stays black with a blinking green light.
its a monitor signal cable issue because before i could twist the open end of monitor signal cable around and get a glimpse of the picture on my screen. but now even that wont happen and the screen stays blank.
so what do i do? do i need a new signal cable? can i repair the present one?
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Hi, there is some loose contact in the connection. Take out the cable end from the VGA socket and check the pins inside the socket for any bend inside the socket. Reconnect it, tight the connector with the socket bolts. If not solved, try for any loose solder or wire breake.
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