DVI Graphics Card Problems: - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 12-30-2011, 02:56 PM   #1 (permalink)
Junior Techie
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 44
Default DVI Graphics Card Problems:

I have just finished building my PC but I'm not getting any picture:

I have a XFX 6870 card with 2 DVI-I Dual Link connectors,
and my monitor has 1 DVI-D Dual Link,

I am connecting them using a cable which is DVI-D Dual Link on both sides, is this wrong or is the cable bust?

I know its probably not the graphics card because if I use the motherboards VGA slot to my monitors VGA then I get picture and I can see the BIOS is recognizing all my hardware.

All the DVI references came from wikipedia: Digital Visual Interface - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Here are my other specs:

CPU: i5 2500k
Mobo: ASUS P8Z68-V/GEN3
RAM: 8GB (2x4GB) Corsair DDR3 1333MHz
PSU: Corsair TX850 (850W),
HDD: WD Black 1TB
and a simple optical drive,

Any help is appreciated, thanks,
cravingsleep is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Graphics card problems!!! foREVer616uk Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 7 12-16-2011 06:52 PM
DVI to VGA dongle for graphics card VistaGamer Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 2 11-10-2008 11:28 PM
Graphics card problems (?) TommyGun Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 2 12-28-2007 09:53 AM
DVI graphics card + VGA Monitor ??? tacojoethethird Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 9 07-02-2007 06:44 PM
Graphics Card DVI female. JDGreen92086 Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 5 03-04-2007 11:45 PM



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:18 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.