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What's New? Take off side of computer, use the second PSU to power just the video card alone. Still don't know what I did differently. Chaz - thanks for the tip but alas that was the first thing I thought of and first thing I checked after taking my graphics card back out. http://magicnewspaper.com/graphics-card/computer-doesn-t-recognize-video-card.html

I had it up without my graphics card in though just to perform some initial tests and then to install windows 7. Ber PazMar 14, 2014, 8:18 AM Gee Bee said: absolutely nothing happens? ghosthiramJan 1, 2012, 3:45 AM I'll try that when I get a chance. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]LeapingLemon 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago(0 children)I see a lot of people are missing a possible solution here. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2075799/installing-graphics-card-computer-start.html

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When i try turn it on, nothing happens, almost as if i was trying to turn it on without the power supply plugged in. Is it normal for a failed motherboard to have the normal green power led on? If it's the jumper short the two pins for a few seconds, if the battery remove it for a bit longer with the PSU disconnected from mains. It is a technical difference, but's there none the less.

Only the ATX plug worries me, I'd have to use a massive amount of force to get it to sit fully flush, the plastic clip on it isn't over the ridge Advertisement Shifty45 Thread Starter Joined: Aug 5, 2014 Messages: 6 Hi there, I recently decided to make the switch from AMD to nvidia and right before my card arrived, I uninstalled Reply With Quote 17-05-2014,11:27 PM #13 trjp View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Secondary Hivemind Nexus Join Date Jun 2011 Posts 7,960 and finally - on the "put off building What Is A Common Sign Of Ram Failure Now I do!

If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. Computer Won't Boot With Graphics Card Plugged In I tried each individually, with no success. Last edited by Farsearcher; 17-05-2014 at 03:11 AM. The latter point there brings another thing to mind.

I'll stick with this motherboard. Common Signs Of Ram Failure Also, I was pushing the screwdriver on to the power switch area on that little fob. Reply With Quote 17-05-2014,11:19 AM #3 Chaz View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Secondary Hivemind Nexus Join Date Aug 2011 Location Space Fleet HQ Posts 1,414 Yeah, start right at If it's the jumper short the two pins for a few seconds, if the battery remove it for a bit longer with the PSU disconnected from mains.

Computer Won't Boot With Graphics Card Plugged In

Proffitt Forum moderator / September 28, 2013 3:22 AM PDT In reply to: new PSU Unless you supply a link (details are important) I'm going to go with the usual GT Get More Information It's really pretty hard to go wrong when putting one together these days. Installed New Graphics Card Computer Won't Boot The graphics i upgraded to was an EVGA Geforce gtx 750 SC. 17 answers Last reply Mar 14, 2014 More about computer turn installing graphics card Gee BeeMar 14, 2014, 8:10 New Graphics Card Won't Boot Past Bios All these problems are almost enough to put me off building myself.

did plug the display outputs into a graphic card? The mobo has lights when I plug it in, but the power button does nothing. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Great info. ghosthiramDec 31, 2011, 12:11 PM So I'm realizing I'm a little out of my depth troubleshooting this thing. Installed New Gpu Black Screen

Reply With Quote 17-05-2014,11:26 PM #12 trjp View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Secondary Hivemind Nexus Join Date Jun 2011 Posts 7,960 p.s.on the 4pin vs 8pin cpu connector thing Even mounting stuff in cases is a lot easier now. Talk to the vendor. http://magicnewspaper.com/graphics-card/monitor-won-t-turn-on-after-installing-new-video-card.html I was trying to use my USB mouse to test it, but I realize now that I probably fried that when I plugged it in in the first place.

Though it's not a guarantee, it may be they had a strange setup, and the problem you've encountered is else where. How To Clear The Bios However, you say it doesn't even boot-up with the old video card, so you see why us posters refer back to the PSU as a possible issue. You may already know this, but being as you say this is the first time you dealt with hardware, I thought I should mention it anyway GameSpot Forums PC/Mac/Linux Society Browse

Anyway, the motherboard seems to be fine, considering I can run Linux from a cd on the pc.

FiercedeityftwSep 4, 2013, 5:52 PM If your computer still doesn't work after unplugging the GPU, barebones your computer; take out the GPU, all but one stick of RAM, all USB's excluding It may well just be bad design. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. No Display After Installing Graphics Card Reply With Quote 20-05-2014,02:36 PM #20 trjp View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Secondary Hivemind Nexus Join Date Jun 2011 Posts 7,960 After much thought and one fairly abusive message

Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content ‎05-29-2014 09:20 AM If I were you I would return the card Reply With Quote 17-05-2014,08:07 AM #2 TechnicalBen View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Secondary Hivemind Nexus Join Date May 2012 Posts 2,623 Have you by any chance plugged in 2 AMD Athlon II X4 640 Propus 3.0GHz Socket AM3 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor ADX640WFGMBOXASUS M4A87TD EVO AM3 AMD 870 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD MotherboardADATA XPG Gaming Series 4GB (2 I'm not exactly sure what you're asking.

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