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March 23, 2011 11:47:27 PM

On startup the LED light is on, CPU fan on. Normal beep on start up. Hard drive sounds of function, meaning I think the hard drive is functioning. No video output.

Third or forth time building a comp, but its brand new.

Built computer and received continuous beeps from the on board speaker. Figured it was the video card since it did not have both 6 pin plugs plugged in. Only had one. Bought a new power source that had two 6 pin plugs, previous one did not. Reconnected all plugs. Made sure all were connected. Beep is gone. Now, no video. Plugged in monitor to laptop and received video output. Monitor is working. Whats next?

AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Deneb 3.4GHz Socket AM3 125W Quad-Core Processor

ASUS M4A88TD-V EVO/USB3 AM3 AMD 880G SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 HDMI ATX AMD Motherboard

G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-8GBRL

CPU cooler stock

ASUS EAH6950/2DI2S/2GD5 Radeon HD 6950 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express

CORSAIR CMPSU-750TX 750W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80

Western Digital Caviar Black WD1002FAEX 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive

Window 7 not installed.

Antec Three Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

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March 23, 2011 11:55:37 PM

I also tried to take out one of the ram sticks and used only one still no luck.
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March 23, 2011 11:59:24 PM

I also get a normal one beep at startup.
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March 24, 2011 12:30:30 AM

Have you tried plugging your monitor into the onboard video? From the looks of it your mobo supports DVI and VGA, so try your monitor on both of those ports and see what you get.
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March 24, 2011 1:29:08 AM

I tried the VGA on the MB and the DVI on the graphics card still no results. The DVI on the mobo is a DVI D while the adapter I have is a DVI-I dual link. Should I buy a compatible adapter before proceeding? This would be great if it fixed the problem.
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March 24, 2011 9:59:07 PM

Did you pull your video card when attempting to do vga output from your motherboard , or was it still in your system?
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March 25, 2011 12:27:57 AM

I pulled out the video card and hooked up the vga with no result. Could it be the mobo?
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March 25, 2011 12:33:56 AM

I've seen it where reseating a CPU will alleviate that sort of an issue, so you can give that a try, though that was back when I was building servers. Still something to give a shot.
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