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This is going to sound vague, but currently a friend and I are working to get this desktop PC working that has a KN9 SLI motherboard installed on it. Currently, the issue is: The computer turns on, a red light is on next to the power on the motherboard along with one green light. The computer turns on, but no signal is sent to the monitor. We think it may be a graphics card/motherboard issue, but we'd like some professional assistance. Do you know of any possible problems/solutions to said problems that could be occuring?

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    yadayada Mar 23, 2011

    Yes you are right it is vague.

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Try checking the jumpers on the motherboard. A lot of the SLI compatible boards have jumpers that need to be configured properly. You can find out the positions by checking the motherboard manual. Are you using an SLI capable video card or is the video onboard? I just ask because I had the same problem once while trying to install an SLI video card. I had no picture on the monitor and I couldn't figure it out for the longest. Finally I found the answer in the motherboard manual and it turned out to be a jumper that was set wrong. Hope this helps.

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