Computer refusing to boot, monitor does not display.

Somedudeontheinternet - Aug 13, 2017 at 04:01 PM - Latest reply: Ambucias 51779 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus May 23, 2018 Last seen
- Aug 13, 2017 at 06:50 PM
Heyo, appears ive run into an issue regarding my monitor, my computer says its "booting" (the power button is orange) but the monitor refuses to display. The HDD light is off, though I hear it turn on, all ram chips are infact plugged in, its pretty impossible to get work done, please help.
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Ambucias 51779 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus May 23, 2018 Last seen - Aug 13, 2017 at 05:18 PM
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Is this a laptop?
Somedudeontheinternet - Aug 13, 2017 at 05:28 PM
Its a desktop pc.
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Ambucias 51779 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus May 23, 2018 Last seen - Aug 13, 2017 at 05:31 PM
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Could you please try another monitor to see if you get a signal ?
Ambucias 51779 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus May 23, 2018 Last seen > Somedudeontheinternet - Aug 13, 2017 at 06:10 PM
The temperature inside your machine does not mean that it is booting, it just means that your have power. Anyway, when a computer boots properly, it will not list all the hardware.

Try to boot in safe mode, see if you get a signal.
Somedudeontheinternet > Ambucias 51779 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus May 23, 2018 Last seen - Aug 13, 2017 at 06:12 PM
How would I boot In safe mode?
Ambucias 51779 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus May 23, 2018 Last seen > Somedudeontheinternet - Aug 13, 2017 at 06:37 PM
What is your operating system?
Somedudeontheinternet > Ambucias 51779 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus May 23, 2018 Last seen - Aug 13, 2017 at 06:39 PM
Windows 7
Ambucias 51779 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus May 23, 2018 Last seen > Somedudeontheinternet - Aug 13, 2017 at 06:50 PM
Immediately after the computer is powered on or restarted (usually after you hear your computer beep), tap the F8 key in 1 second intervals.

After your computer displays hardware information and runs a memory test, the Advanced Boot Options menu will appear.

Use the arrow keys to select Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking and press ENTER

I will be going offline in a couple of minutes and will not be able to continue this discussion for the next 10 hours.

If you get a signal in safe mode, we are on our way to a solution.

Catch you later.
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