Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: New graphics card having problems


19 Aug 2013   #1

windows 8 64bit
 
 
New graphics card having problems

So I recently built my first computer. I don't understand most things I just followed a tutorial I'm not going to lie. So my graphics card was late arriving, so I tried to use the video card settings or whatever on the motherboard, just to install stuff first you know, but I always got a 'your computer may be asleep, please turn it on...'Etc as if no signal was found. Then when the GC came I put it in, it's a sapphire HD 7790. I put it into my computer and plugged the dvi-i into the monitor and the other end into the gc. I turned it on. Again with the same message as before, ' your computer may be asleep ' etc. So I tried plugging the blue cable, I believe its the vba cable, into the monitor and into a dvi-i adaptar then into the graphics card. Same message coming up. Help please

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

19 Aug 2013   #2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

Hi,

I see you have Windows 8 installed, you need to post here :

http://www.eightforums.com/

cheers

Dave
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 New graphics card having problems




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: New graphics card having problems
Thread Forum
BSOD, graphics card problems (again) BSOD Help and Support
new graphics card problems Graphic Cards
I Have Issue For Graphics Card On LCD TV Problems!! Graphic Cards
AGP GRAPHICS CARD PROBLEMS... help please Graphic Cards
2 Problems after upgrading graphics card Graphic Cards
Having problems with graphics card in windows 7 help Graphic Cards

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:54 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33