Monitor Lights Up Orange And Displays Nothing

When i turn the monitor on it says no signal, but when i plug it into the radeon 9600 the button just lights up orange and displays nothing.

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Monitor Displays Signal Cable Disconnected

My monitor displays signal cable disconnected what shall i do?

Have you tried plugging in your monitor to a different system unit? If by doing this solves your problem, then i would assume a graphics card problem, or maybe a contact problem of it to the main board. Then, you can try cleaning the graphic card contact. If this didn't work, you probably have a faulty card. Or you may try plugging in a known good monitor to your system unit? If after doing so resolves the problem, then the problem is on the monitor. Signal cables of monitors are the common cause of it, you may try moving the cable while connected to your pc. Replace the cable if possible.

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Alright, i was typing madly along like i do every day, and the screen on my laptop went 100% orange. After 10 seconds of staring and blinking, i rebooted it and it's fine. Has anyone ever seen this? What happened?

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I have questions regarding my usb2. 0 connectors and this strange orange connector coming from my front intake fan. I think that this orange connector is a connector that goes to the chassis header right? The other 2 fans dont have this connector. Now the two usb 2. 0 cables, i know where they go, but i dont know which row they go on, whether its top or bottom. I assume top, because both cables have 1 row of 5 pins, and as u can see from the picture, the header has a bottom row of 4 pins, and a top row of 5 pins. Which row do i connect the cable to?

Posted On: 20-11-2004, 08:07 PM . View Related Posts . . View 1 Replies .

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Ive just changed the color ink cartridge on my printer but when i try to print i have an orange light flashing next to what looks like a page icon with a teardrop on it. The page number selection has what looks like a reverse e. Does anyone know how to fix this? I tried taking out the cartridge and putting it back in and switching on/off but it comes up the same.

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Problem: screen goes black. The power light is orange on the monitor. Checking the cpu/tower - the on/off button is orange. Moving the mouse - pressing keys - does nothing. To turn the computer off, i pressed and held the on/off button. On starting the computer back up - everything seemed to be fine. I then started running virus scans (ie: norton, ms antispyware and many others). During one of the scans - while i was away, the computer again "turned off". It happened again when running quickbooks - however, i had just entered data - and turned away - ie - sadly - not watching if anything was happening. Dell support was interesting. While the computer is out of warranty - i was not expecting the following: the dell rep hung up on me! I guess it was because i questioned removing the coin-battery as a solution. Was ok with "reseating" the hard drive cables - but why the battery?

Sadly, i've been at this computer for 30 minutes now, and it has not turned off. (Sadly?)

If you have any ideas, let me know. Oh yes: i tried different power cords, plugged into a different ups plug.

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Gateway Power Button Goes Orange When Attempting To Start

I know this has probably been posed several times before, but my power button goes orange when attempting to start the computer. I assumed it was some sort of power problem, so i went along with some troubleshooting techniques. I will list some of the things that i have done in efforts to find the problem. *** I got a new, working power supply. No effect

*** I attempted to start the computer, with nothing connected, except for the cpu, power, power button, and monitor (graphics card is built in). No effect

*** I got a new battery for the motherboard to eliminate that as part of the problem. No effect

My next thought is that there was some sort of power sure in the graphics that would be causing this, but i lack another graphics card to test it out. (Which i wouldn't think a problem with the graphics, would route back to the power switch light).

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Dell 1320c Printer Error Blinking Orange

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Pc Lights Turn On For A Second But Then Go Off

Computer doesnt switch on. When i turn the power on the green led on the motherboard lights up and stays lit. But when i press the power switch the fans and lights turn on for a second but then go off again and nothing works. I thought it was a motherboard problem so i tried a new motherboard. Same problem. So then i thought must be cpu. Tried a new cpu. Same problem . Then i tried a new power supply. Same problem!

The case and power supply are brand new, they were being used in a differant pc for about a week . Then everything just switched off while it was on and it hasnt been able to switch on since.

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On Power On, Motherboard Two Lights Came On

I just finished building a computer today, specs are posted below. I am about 98% sure that everything is hooked up correctly. I plugged the power supply in and the mother board has two little lights in the corner of it that come on, other than that it does absolutely nothing. When i press the power button nothing happens at all. I thought it might have been a bad psu but i jump started it with a paper clip and everything came on. Please if anyone has any suggestions let me know. Processor: intel core 2 quad q6600

Video card: evga 768-p2-n831-ar geforce 8800gtx 768mb 384-bit gddr3 pci express x16 hdcp video card

Hard drive: western digital caviar se16 wd3200aaks 320gb 7200 rpm 16mb cache sata 3. 0gb/s hard drive - oem

Memory: corsair (xms series) corsair xms2 2gb (2 x 1gb) 240-pin ddr2 sdram ddr2 800 (pc2 6400) dual channel kit desktop memory - retail

Motherboard: evga 122-ck-nf68-a1 lga 775 nvidia nforce 680i sli atx intel motherboard - retail

Case: antec nine hundred black steel atx mid tower computer case - retail

Power supply: ocz gamexstream ocz700gxssli atx12v 700w power supply 100 - 240 v - retail - 119. 99

Optical drive: lite-on black 20x dvd+r 8x dvd+rw 8x dvd+r dl 20x dvd-r 6x dvd-rw 8x dvd-r dl 12x dvd-ram 16x dvd-rom 48x cd-r 32x cd-rw 48x cd-rom ide burner with lightscribe

Monitor: acer al2416wbsd silver 24" 5ms dvi widescreen lcd monitor 400 cd/m2 1000:1

Posted On: August 3rd 2007 . View Related Posts . . View 9 Replies .

Keyboard Lights Off, But The Pc Fan Is Still Running

System specs:

Piii 750mhz
Abit be6-ii motherboard
3 hhd's
Matrox video card
Sb audigy sound card
3com ethernet card
Promise hd controller card
512mb pc133 ram

I normally run my pc 24/7, this ones been going good for about 2 years now with no problems. The other day i come home and move the mouse to get the monitor out of standby but nothing happens. Then i notice there is no power to the mouse or keyboard (lights were off) but the pc fans and stuff are still running. So i reboot thinking it just froze, everything boots up as normal but after a few mins the monitor goes into stand-by mode, and the power to the mouse and keyboard turn off. But the pc remains powered (at least the fans do). From then on this happens every time i use it. Randomly it just switches off. So, i make sure i didnt have any weird power seetings set, then i view the system logs and see that an acpi (advanced configuration and power interface) error occurs at the time this happens. So i disable acpi in both windows and in the bios, and try again. Still the same thing happens, only now no error is logged. I also tried looking for any info on this error but couldnt find any that related to my problem. (Most of them were problems with brand new motherboards, but i've been using mine for quite some time now)

Now, after having this happen over and over, some other strage things happen. I would try and power on the pc and the fans and hdd's would start up, then you would hear them loose power or speed, then gain it again like the power flow to them were being fluxuated, until they finally stopped for good. The monitor would also not even come out of stand by mode during this. So i unplugged everything besides 1 hd and 1 fan and after a few tries the system was able to boot up. Sometimes it'll start to boot then just run out of jucie, sometimes it'll make it into windows then freeze with glitches all over the screen, and sometimes it'll boot all the way up then shut down randomly. Now the weird thing is, i have not made any hardware or software changes lately. Nor have i ever had probems with freezing before. I'm currently in the middle of a big web design project for a client so i havnt had time to install anything new on my system or change any settings or anything because i've been busy doing that. Also, you dont have to be doing anything to make the computer shut down. It could be sitting there doing nothing and it will happen. I've tried booting up with nothing but a video card, ram, and 1 hd installed to see if something was conflicting but no luck. One solution i tried was buying a new power supply becaues i figured mine had failed, but that wasn't the case, then same thing happens with this new more powerful power supply. I'm assuming since this just happend out of the blue (and while i was away) that some piece of hardware like the motherboard has messed up? I just wanted to know if anyone had any ideas on how to fix this, if it is a piece of hardware that needs to be replaced such as the mobo then thats fine, i just want to know if thats it for sure before i purchse one (which i'd probably buy a new processor and ram for too). I just now tried to boot up the broken pc and the fans came on, but the monitor didnt. Then the hdd started powering up and spinning then started making a high pitched noise like it was struggling to move. ( I also have tried booting from other hdd's, they all do the same). I have had a few friends look at it, and they suggested things that have to do with changing bios settings or flashing it. I've tried a few but none have worked. The only problem with these fixes are that they involve doing something thats changing a wrong setting, but since the settings are all the same since day 1. I dont see how they would just now start causing a problem.

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Powercolor Hd5770 Monitors - Which Displays First ?

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