video 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 03-31-2006, 06:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 1
Default video problems

Hi, was wondering if someone could help with my video card.Originally I have onboard video but it got broke so it does not work nomore.So I been using a Geforce graphics card which is used in pci slot have no AGP slot. I went to the bios and was messing around and accidently switched my bios from pci to onboard video.Now when I turn my computer on i have black screen cant see nothing have tried safe mode and everything no luck.so anyone know how I can maybe get access to my screen to see what I am doing so i can turn it back on to pci.
__________________

comp nerd is offline  
Old 03-31-2006, 07:09 PM   #2 (permalink)
True Techie
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Posts: 136
Default

i was messin around with overclocking my cpu and got a black screen once. i turned off my comp and was told 2 remove the battery that is located on the mobo (kinda looks like a big watch battery). I kept the battery out for a couple minutes and then put it back in. I booted up and it worked. somethin about reseting the bios. mite want to check and see if this is wat u should do first tho.
__________________
<a href=\" http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16817153035\"> Power Supply</a>
<a href=\"http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16814130071\"> Video Card</a>
<a href=\"http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16813127222\"> Motherboard</a>
<a href=\"http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16820145575\"> Memory </a>
<a href=\"http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16829102188\"> Sound Card </a>
AMD 3800 x2 Socket 939
<a href=\"http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16822136033\"> Upcoming Hard Drive </a>
TehBestEver 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




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:24 PM.


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