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Monitor Stuck In Standby


I spent much of yesterday with my partner (guy) re-building my old knackered pc with a new motherboard, processor, graphics card and ram yesterday. Basically all i salvaged was the psu, dvd drive and the hard drives. The main guts of the machine has been replaced. Guy ran the machine through his monitor and set up windows 7 on the machine and it was all working like a charm at his house. I brought the machine home this morning and hooked it up to my monitor, an f-419 neovo 19" lcd and i can't get the monitor to come out of standby mode. The machine boots and you can hear the internal beeps but the monitor light goes orange and the screen stays black. It looks like this is a reasonably common problem but i can't find any topics online that fit my problem exactly.

Can anyone suggest what may be the cause of my problems and how i can solve it? Unfortunately i don't have a spare monitor i can test but i'm fairly sure there is nothing wrong with my monitor as it worked fine with the machine before it was upgraded. If it were a resolution problem i'd expect the monitor to at least show signs of life until windows loaded . But i don't get anything at all on the monitor. T find any topics online that fit my problem exactly. Can anyone suggest what may be the cause of my problems and how i can solve it? Unfortunately i don


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Monitor Stuck In Standby Mode

My pc has run perfect for about 2 months now. But the other day i was on it and it suddenly crashed. I waited for a while but it still remained frozen. So i restarted it but there was no display on my mointor, it's like stuck in standby mode it's just stays on the orange light not the green. At first i thought it may of been the video card so i swapped it with a gforce 4 and still it stays in standby mode. It's not the monitor cause it's working fine with this pile of junk for a pc im having to use now. Anyone have any ideas whats causing this problem.

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However, it is stuck on a black screen nevertheless. No key stroke, no monitor changing can make the black screen change. If i plug any usb mouse, usb chargers, they all work. But it just seems like its stuck at a black screen. I have tried all the f8 start up options (use last good config, safe mode), but they don't change the situation either. I have taken out the battery, and also just tried to let the laptop load for 10 - 15 minutes. But this not working either.

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