I am not getting any video from my Asus EAH5970 card, better known as the Radeon 5970 card.
I have finished integrating all the parts for my new gaming system. When I power up the system, all the fans are spinning and there are no warning beeps, so my new system appears to be operating just fine.
I am using a video cable that is DVI to HDMI; the DVI port on the 5970 card to the HDMI port on my monitor.
I have hooked up the 8 port and 6 port power connector on the 5970 card.
I have the 5970 card installed in the first PCIe 2.0 x 16 slot but for a single video card, the MB manual states the 1st or 2nd is fine.
Any suggestions? I am listing my parts that may be pertinent to my problem.
Video Card: Asus EAH5970
MB: Asus P6X58D Premium
Proc: Intel Core i7-960 Bloomfield 3.2GHz LGA 1366 130W Quad-Core Processor Model AT80601002727AA - OEM
Power Supply: BFG Tech 1200 watts
if you have a DVI to VGA adapter, I would try that......The DVI to HDMI conversion could be running into problems with HDCP or the HDMI 1.3 standard that both your new vid card and monitor support....I understand that it worked on your previous system but that doesn't really mean it will work with the new components.
Using the DVI to VGA will eliminate those as possible culprits.