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Reply 0 0 erico Provost Posts: 40,458 Member Since: ‎01-07-2009 Message 4 of 22 (19,366 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: PC WON'T BOOT AFTER INSTALLING NEW GRAPHICS CARD, HELP!!!! [Edited] Options permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Darkreddit306[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(0 children)That's great news, I'll get in touch with them once I confirm it's the mobo. It only needs one 4 pin 12v rail. Anyway my current plan of action is this. 1.

A friend had similar problem, this was what it was. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Darkreddit306[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(2 children)A little over a year old. Scratch that, it wasn't DOA. be nice to see if it would work with a more robust PSU.VAPCMD Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - found reviews by James Denison / September 30, 2013 11:26 http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2075799/installing-graphics-card-computer-start.html

Computer Won't Boot With Graphics Card Plugged In

It may well just be bad design. Hard to believe that I got TWO DOA cards but you are listed as a graphics card expert and I wont question it. Getting gear sets lined-up and calibrated is a job for someone who's done it 1000 times - an amateur will spend a LONG time getting that wrong (he says, having spent

Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok About Tom's Hardware Anyhow, once I put the GPU in the tower on mobo, just don't boot, I even just put the 6-pin power connector to it, and still makes the power supply fail There's a place for professionals in every field - there's cowboys in every field too - cowboys are rife in building, for example, but I'm not about to learn how to Common Signs Of Ram Failure Reply With Quote 17-05-2014,03:53 PM #6 trjp View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Secondary Hivemind Nexus Join Date Jun 2011 Posts 7,960 Originally Posted by Sakkura The 24-pin connector often

COMPUGENIUSFeb 7, 2013, 7:50 PM what you must do is unplug all power connectors from the mobo and then remove your processor chip from its socket take off the CMOS battery New Graphics Card Won't Boot Past Bios Rock, Paper, Shotgun Discussion For The Promotion Of PC Game-Making Projects And Things Like That Other Stuff « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Posting Permissions You may not post new I say bad card. All fans spun up for a second then everything shuts off.

It is a technical difference, but's there none the less. How To Clear The Bios solved PC won't boot after installing new graphic card (R9 270) Can't find your answer ? If your tower has room enough use some double sided tape and secure the second PSU to the bottom, adjust for added case cooling, such as turning tower on side with Yes I'm bitter, because my bicycle now looks like Frankenstein and I paid good money for it.

New Graphics Card Won't Boot Past Bios

re that MB....believe it's an oldie. see this Will it boot normally? Computer Won't Boot With Graphics Card Plugged In The computer found the "new hardware" and (re-)installed the correct drivers for it that were already there. Installed New Gpu Black Screen Take off side of computer, use the second PSU to power just the video card alone.

I don't get the ATX 24 thing either - they can sometimes be hard to remove but putting them in is generally a matter of lining them up and "click"!? http://magicnewspaper.com/graphics-card/graphics-card-installation.html Last time I pulled out my 770, my system wouldn't turn on because I nudged the 24 pin cable ever so slightly. Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content ‎05-28-2014 04:35 AM Have you checked that your system is set to Get the answer suteckDec 1, 2011, 12:37 PM Sounds like you need to RMA the video card. What Is A Common Sign Of Ram Failure

One other item. Hope this helps!-Ryan goku1234567890Aug 13, 2014, 10:36 AM So you had HP that was the main problem, you didn't tell me well that's great that you got it resolved. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get I ordered a new motherboard because I have to upgrade that regardless to work with my new cpu.

even if i plug the monitor into the onboard graphics card there is still no video. New Graphics Card No Signal If you have an old sub 400watt PSU and you're sticking in a new card, chances are your PSU just can't give it enough juice. Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Go into the BIOS and find the SATA settings, there are generally a few modes for SATA such as IDE/Legacy, AHCI, and RAID.

Removal can be dicey (I guess that heat makes the pins 'stick' or the plastic distorts) but the only insertion issue I've had is where you have the 'separate' 4 pin Should it be changed to UEFI? – If so how do I change it, because I cannot find any solutions to change it on windows 7. Click here to join today! How To Uninstall Graphics Drivers suteckDec 3, 2011, 9:11 PM I'm not completely discarding the idea that it might be a driver issue.

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. Pc won't start after changing graphic card (high chance that I screwed up the mobo) Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey So what does that mean? Or ideas what the cause might be?

I figure the card might be faulty. I suggest getting a new board. I am incredibly frustrated. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get

Installing new drivers while old ones are still installed is a possible way it CAN be messed up.Without performing the change over properly, I can't guarantee that the system is going Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/1130999 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: Results 1 to 20 of 23 Thread: Graphics card killed my computer? Another quick note I've been using an anti static band while touching any of the internals (even though it probably isn't needed in my climate) and I've made sure the power

solved PC won't boot after new installing graphics card. I'm just giving my opinion on what I believe the problem to be, not that other people's suggestions are wrong. Perhaps I'm not that skilled but I am dilligent. And my initial question here was if anyone knows where to find whether my new video card is compatible with my motherboard.

I would rather see them reinstall windows with the card on site in case the card really is working. This is what you said: I don't get the ATX 24 thing either - they can sometimes be hard to remove but putting them in is generally a matter of lining Yes. Monitor says no signal Can't find your answer ?

So I messed around some more and now all that happens when I try powering it on is the light at the top of my case is blinking but I hear It's not about you and me - it's about posting things which might help the OP. Make sure the wattage of your power supply is up to the job of powering your new video card. The past few days got busy so I haven't had much time to work on my PC.