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Windows 7: external monitor won't work

20 Aug 2010   #11
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I tried connecting another DVI monitor, less than a year old Samsung LCD, and it worked fine. So I don't think HDMI port is faulty in any way. What I think is that graphic card emits some newer standard of HDMI signal and my monitor is not capable of handling it. or there is some plug&play problem maybe, since the computer does not recognize it at all.

I spoke to Asus support and all they were able to tell me was to perform BIOS flah. Haven't tried that yet. I'll let you know later.


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20 Aug 2010   #12
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That sounds logical, however when I connected new Samsung monitor via the same HDMI-DVI cable, it worked perfectly. uh, this drives me crazy...
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28 Aug 2010   #13
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SOLVED!!

woohoo! finally I can enjoy digital image via HDMI on my monitor. and all that was necessary was to flash BIOS

thank you letsdoamazing for your time and help!
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