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Added secondary hard drive to PC and now it will not boot

I installed a secondary hard drive to my pc. Added it to one of the empty bays connected all the cables. Blew the dust out while I had it opened, closed it up, reconnected everything. Went to turn it on and I get lights, hear the fan see the hard drive light, but the monitor says no signal. So I check all connections and try again...same results. So I remove the new hard drive check everything...still no boot up. Help Please.
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  1. pc spec?
  2. I would suggest reseating the memory, and video card.
  3. Best answer
    Did you check the monitor cable as well?

    Do you have a secondary monitor that's normally turned off? Had that happen to me - during an SSD upgrade the PC decided to make a monitor I never turn on the primary and turned of extended display for no apparent reason. Was hard for a slow kid like me to figure out.
  4. Its a CyberPower H61 Configuartor
    Intel core i5-3460 3.20 GHz 6mb Intel Smart cache
    NVIDIA GeForce GT 630 1GB 16X PCIe Video Card
    Windows 7 Pro 64 bit

    Monitor cable was checked and swapped.

    Not sure how to reset Video Card and memory
  5. rgd1101 said:
    pc spec?


    Its a CyberPower H61 Configuartor
    Intel core i5-3460 3.20 GHz 6mb Intel Smart cache
    NVIDIA GeForce GT 630 1GB 16X PCIe Video Card
    Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
  6. J_E_D_70 said:
    Did you check the monitor cable as well?

    Do you have a secondary monitor that's normally turned off? Had that happen to me - during an SSD upgrade the PC decided to make a monitor I never turn on the primary and turned of extended display for no apparent reason. Was hard for a slow kid like me to figure out.


    Thank you! I was laughing at myself all morning...thinking it was something more complex.
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