Need help. Blank screen on the first boot-up. Tags: New Build Asus Systems Last response: February 3, 2011 12:16 PM in Systems Share thergonomic February 2, 2011 9:32:40 PM Well as the thread name suggests I got a blank screen and don't know the reason for it. System components: 8GB Kit PC1600 Corsair DDR3 C9 Classic AMD Phenom Black Edition II X6 1100T, AM3 ASUS Crosshair Formula IV, AM3, ATX ASUS DRW-24B3LT Retail SATA Black Nero 9.0 EAH6950/2DI2S/2GD5 ASUS, AMD Radeon HD 6950, 2GB, PCI-Express Cooler Master HAF X, ATX Cooler Master Silent Pro 800 Watt Gold Noctua NH-D14 Samsung SyncMaster 2443BW 2x Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB, 32MB, ST31000528AS That's the deal. Oh and one more observation. The DVD Drive closes right away when I try to open it. Thanks to everyone who decides to help me out. More about : blank screen boot thergonomic February 2, 2011 9:36:15 PM Oh and another observation. The keyboard's powers don't turn on also. aardwolf February 2, 2011 9:40:02 PM Do you have the CPU 12v connector applied to the motherboard? Do the fans stay spinning? Related resources Blank Screen on First Bootup - Forum Only VGA connect works DVI goes blank durring windows bootup - Forum Boot up problem. Lights and fans are on but screen is blank . - Forum Black screen on boot-up - Forum M4A89GTD PRO/USB3 BOOTUP ISSUES - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer thergonomic February 2, 2011 9:42:58 PM Sorry forgot to add. Yes all the fans are spinning. aardwolf February 2, 2011 10:09:18 PM Pull the Video card and try out the onboard video? Does that make a difference? thergonomic February 3, 2011 8:16:45 AM MoBo doesn't have a on-board videocard. aardwolf February 3, 2011 12:16:37 PM Have you worked through all of the steps in this post first? http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261145-31-perform-ste... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] o-problems ForumGTX 480 Blank Display on Bootup Forumscreen goes blank after windows bootup logo... ForumDying Hard disk, PC freezing and crashing with blank screen , need help ForumComputer gets stuck on boot-up ForumBootup prior to Vista status screen very slow ForumNo screen at bootup - ForumUnsuccessful Bootup After Successful Installation ForumStartup Menu on bootup ForumScreen stays blank (white) after bootup ForumBlank screen on startup ForumPCI compatibility question ForumI just build a pc and nothing is working help ForumJust built help with software ForumFirst time builder, need advice budget 1.2k+ aus More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !