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Windows 7: Screen went blank

17 Jul 2012   #1
nazir khan

windows 7 starter 32bit
 
 
Screen went blank

I also have an old computer with SATA hard drive running XP SP2, it is connected to samsung LCD tv, it was working properly for months but today while i was using it, the screen went blank(black) nothing showing on lcd, I tried every thing i can but of no use, even connected to other monior also but... nothing displaying, Cpu is running but when I tried to turn it off from power button it didnt response, have to switch it off from electric board......

Yesterday I downloaded and stalled SP 3.5 from Microsoft official download site is it the reason...... what should i do

Please halp.


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17 Jul 2012   #2
HonorGamer

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Are you using a VGA connection to connect the video?
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17 Jul 2012   #3
ascomputers

Windows 7 Professional / Windows 8 Pro
 
 

sounds like the mobo is fried.
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17 Jul 2012   #4
HonorGamer

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

I was thinking that the onboard video got fried.
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17 Jul 2012   #5
ascomputers

Windows 7 Professional / Windows 8 Pro
 
 

do you have a spare graphics card?

if you do plug that in to see if honorgamers suggestion is correct. maybe it is just the video??
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18 Jul 2012   #6
nazir khan

windows 7 starter 32bit
 
 

Yaa m using a VGA cable,

Dont have a spare Graphic card...

Installing SP 3.5 is not the reason right ?????
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18 Jul 2012   #7
HonorGamer

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

We aren't saying that it isn't the reason. But we are trying to rule out reasons that it could be, so we can narrow it down.
Have you tried using a different VGA cord?
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18 Jul 2012   #8
nazir khan

windows 7 starter 32bit
 
 

Thanks for your concern and help.... Yaa I tried another Vga cable but still not working (first VGA cable working fine when i connected my laptop to tv)
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