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Windows 7: video card error. No video on start-up. Sony vaio all in one PC.

16 Apr 2014   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
video card error. No video on start-up. Sony vaio all in one PC.

Anyone know how to fix this error. I get 1 long beep and 2 short beeps at start-up and no video but I get sound? Anyone know a cost effective way to fix this?

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17 Apr 2014   #2
Mellon Head

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 10 Pro x64 dual boot

That beep code means that there is a video controller failure. It's unlikely that it's anything that can be fixed by anyone but a service technician.

Unless you have a removable graphics card in that rig.

What is the model number?
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17 Apr 2014   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit

sony vaio all in one desktop pc model number- vgc-lt28e


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19 Apr 2014   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate Retail Box (64-bit installed) + Service Pack 1

That's a 2007 built system, so salvage the HD/data and buy a new one is what I would do, it's lasted longer than expected.

I got suspicious when SONY mentioned Vista and looked at the driver/bios updates to determine the likely year of origin.
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 video card error. No video on start-up. Sony vaio all in one PC.

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