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New Machine Problem

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by lordofdasword, Jan 26, 2007.

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  1. lordofdasword

    lordofdasword Thread Starter

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    Alright heres the deal I just purchased a desktop and I saw the man boot the machine and went as far as it would with no OS now heres the rub. I brought it home and plugged it in and went to boot it and there was nothing monitor stayed in power save tried shutting off the monitor and turning it on, no luck tried booting the system over and over no luck, removed the cmos battery, no luck

    Any Ideas?

    Specs:
    Intel Pentium 4
    80 Gig HDD
    1 Gig Ram

    Standard CRT Monitor
     
  2. telegramsam

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    1) Do you hear fans running when you turn it on?

    2) Look on the back of the machine--are there two VGA ports? ie--onboard video plus added video card?

    3) Mouse and keyboard are plugged in while you're doing this?
     
  3. lordofdasword

    lordofdasword Thread Starter

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    No All was well the Ram unseated itself in transport, Thanks Anyway
     
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