Built new PC. Won't connect to monitor.

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setgamer Posts 1 Registration date Saturday October 24, 2015 Status Member Last seen October 24, 2015 - Oct 24, 2015 at 08:23 PM
R2D2_WD Posts 3606 Registration date Monday September 1, 2014 Status Member Last seen February 20, 2017 - Oct 26, 2015 at 06:10 AM
Hello,
I recently built a new computer (old mb, old graphics card, old cpu, old power supply, old ram, new case and hdd), but it won't connect to the monitor.

I tested to see if the monitor is faulty by connecting it into another computer and the monitor worked fine. After making sure I assembled everything correctly, I did some research and assumed that my mb was faulty so I bought a new mb and set everything up again.

Sure enough, it wouldn't connect to my monitor.

I have tried to connect my monitor with and without my graphics card on both mbs.

I'm pretty lost right now... What do you folks think is the problem?
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R2D2_WD Posts 3606 Registration date Monday September 1, 2014 Status Member Last seen February 20, 2017 154
Oct 26, 2015 at 06:10 AM
Hi Setgamer,

Have you tried another monitor with your PC? You should confirm that your graphic card and motherboard are working properly and that there is s signal coming from the video port. What kind of connection you are using? You are trying to connect the monitor to the graphic card port, right?

Hope this helps


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