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Q: Computer Screen Goes Black, Screen Seemingly Loses Connection

hi Computer Seemingly Connection Screen Black, Loses Screen Goes all a recent problem has occurred with Computer Screen Goes Black, Screen Seemingly Loses Connection my computer whilst playing games i can play for a few minutes and then a black screen appears with sound looping and the screen status colour changes from solid green to flickering green This is XP Professional by the way My system is as follows P N-E Sli MoboC D E ghz gb ramXFX GTS mbThe games in which this occur are as follows Team Fortress Grand Theft Auto San AndreasThe Elder Scrolls IV OblivionGuild WarsHowever what is strikingly odd about this problem is that it only occurs about of the time Yesterday I managed to play Guild Wars Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic Grand Theft Auto San Andreas and The Elder Scrolls IV Oblivion absolutely perfectly I have searched forums and it seems this can be linked to overheating but my temperature gauge on the front of the computer says I run at about C most of the time and the computer itself is not hot inside at all All fans are spinning fine no dust I have heard other issues such as graphics card drivers and i have tried different drivers all of which did not overcome this problem Could it possibly be sound drivers Or possibly something wrong with the motherboard Thanks in advance Mod Edit Topic moved to more appropriate forum TMacK

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A: Computer Screen Goes Black, Screen Seemingly Loses Connection

it may be bugs in those games, I'd check for any patches or fixes for them 1st.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/116030/computer-screen-goes-black-screen-seemingly-loses-connection/
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A:Games crash to black screen, monitor loses signal, computer reboots

Heres the memory dump PAGEDU64 ?   B? - MEMORY DUMP PLAYER666 - MiCCv0na - Pastebin.com

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Hello All,

I have recently got myself an upgrade at the end of May, and I've been getting weird black screen crashes since. Event ID 41, Task 63, Keywords 0x8000000000000002
So far, I have no reliable ways to reproduce the issue. But it occurs rather consistently when I am doing either the following:
1. Browsing on Pale Moon.
2. Playing the video game DOOM (and only happens on DOOM so far) with a sourceport called Zandronum.
3. Doing nothing and had my screen off.

At first, I thought it might be my RAM, because I foolishly mixed my RAM modules of different timing and frequency for a while. But the problem persisted even after I got myself my current RAM.
I do not overclock, and my PSU is new. So I hope those two are not the issue.
I'm not sure what else to do now.

A:Black screen and crash at seemingly random occasions. Event ID 41

hello Khrada, and welcome to the forums. You have no dump files. Please make sure your computer is configured for Small Memory Dumps Dump Files - Configure Windows to Create on BSOD

An event ID 41 simply means your computer restarted unexpectedly. Nothing more.

I looked at your error reports and noticed that most of the error reports recently have been caused by your PS2, I believe. They have been NeptuniaRebirth1 and SCPdriver.exe which I believe is a Emulator driver to allow PS2 controllers to be used on Windows. I believe I would make different arrangements for them and maybe the PS2.

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A:Seemingly Random BSOD or Black Screen + Windows Failed Update

I would start with a Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7 to eliminate a possible hardware issue.


From the dumps that were uploaded, it does seem like it be a hardware problem:

Code:
*******************************************************************************
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
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Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck 124, {0, fffffa80074ed8f8, 0, 0}

Probably caused by : GenuineIntel

Followup: MachineOwner
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1: kd> !analyze -v
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* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
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WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR (124)
A fatal hardware error has occurred. Parameter 1 identifies the type of error
source that reported the error. Parameter 2 holds the address of the
WHEA_ERROR_RECORD structure that describes the error conditon.
Arguments:
Arg1: 0000000000000000, Machine Check Exception
Arg2: fffffa80074ed8f8, Address of the WHEA_ERROR_RECORD structure.
Arg3: 0000000000000000, High order 32-bits of the MCi_STATUS value.
Arg4: 0000000000000000, Low order 32-bits of the MCi_STATUS value.

Debugging Details:
------------------


BUGCHECK_STR: 0x124_GenuineIntel

CUSTOMER_CRASH_COUNT: 1

DEFAULT_BUCKET_ID: WIN7_DRIVER_FAULT

PROCESS_NAME: System

CURRENT_IRQL: 0

STACK_TEXT:
fffff880`031a86b0 fffff800`034cc979 : fffffa80`074ed8d0 fffffa80`06737680 00000000`00000008 00000000`00000001 : nt!WheapCreateLiveTriageDump+0x6c
fffff880`031a8bd0 fffff800`033ae677 : fffffa80`074ed8d0 fffff800`034275f8 fffffa80`06737680 00000003`00000005 : nt!WheapCreateTriageDumpFromPreviousSession+0x49
fffff880`031a8c00 fffff800`03316c85 : fffff800`03489380 fffffa80`0764ac48 fffffa80`0764ac40 fffffa80`06737680 : nt!WheapProcessWorkQueueItem+0x57
fffff880`031a8c40 fffff800`0328fb21 : fffff880`010cae00 fffff800`03316c60 fffffa80`06737680 00000538`00000000 : nt!WheapWorkQueueWorkerRoutine+0x25
fffff880`031a8c70 fffff800`0352147a : 00000538`00000000 fffffa80`06737680 00000000`00000080 fffffa80`06723040 : nt!ExpWorkerThread+0x111
fffff880`031a8d00 fffff800`03260da6 : fffff880`02f64180 fffffa80`06737680 fffff880`02f6efc0 00000538`00000000 : nt!PspSystemThreadStartup+0x5a
fffff880`031a8d40 00000000`00000000 : fffff880`031a9000 fffff880`031a3000 fffff880`037a7500 00000000`00000000 : nt!KxStartSystemThread+0x16


STACK_COMMAND: kb

FOLLOWUP_NAME: MachineOwner

MODULE_NAME: GenuineIntel

IMAGE_NAME: GenuineIntel

DEBUG_FLR_IMAGE_TIMESTAMP: 0

FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: X64_0x124_GenuineIntel_PROCESSOR_BUS_PRV

BUCKET_ID: X64_0x124_GenuineIntel_PROCESSOR_BUS_PRV

Followup: MachineOwner
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Code:
1: kd> !errrec fffffa80074ed8f8
===============================================================================
Common Platform Error Record @ fffffa80074ed8f8
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Record Id : 01ce7cb27efd3f45
Severity : Fatal (1)
Length : 928
Creator : Microsoft
Notify Type : Machine Check Exception
Timestamp : 7/9/2013 14:42:31 (UTC)
Flags : 0x00000002 PreviousError

===============================================================================
Section 0 : Processor Generic
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Descriptor @ fffffa80074ed978
Section ... Read more

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Crysis 2 << (even on low)
ApB Reloaded <<(lowest settings as well)
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Thanks in advance.
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A:Computer seemingly loses power during gaming sessions

How old is the computer? Sounds like heat. Is your computer used in dusty conditions? Have you ever cleaned out the dust from inside. The fans, vents and don't forget the psu. Use compressed air to clean as a vacuum will create a static charge which can kill your machine. Ctrl Alt Delete, Taskmanager and look under Performance while game is running and look in Processes to see what's being used.
 

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A:Screen Freezing, search engine redirect and black screen when starting the computer

Read the guide here on preparing logs

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic34773.html

and create a topic here

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/forum22.html

Good luck

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A:Computer blue login screen displays black screen after using KillGodzilla.exe

Anyone have any ideas at all? I waited a few days, and gave as much information as possible already, please?

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A:Screen works when starting computer but when it gets to desktop screen is black

What happens in safe mode?
 

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I think I saw this post aver at Toms but I also think you gave some additional info.
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Welcome,
Can you provide a few details [remember we can't see or touch your system] about the hardware and software?
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A:computer goes to black screen during log in screen

Hello menice6801, Welcome to TSF!

Please try this workaround (you will need your Windows? XP SP2 CD).

(In the event that you do not have a Windows? XP CD with SP2, you will need to 'borrow' one from a friend or colleague, as the manufacturer's "Recovery Discs" will not work in this instance.)

Insert the Windows? XP CD in your drive. (Hold down the Shift Key to prevent it from starting.)

Go Start > Run ...in the box type in sfc /scannow …please take note of the space between the sfc and the /.

This is the System File Checker...it will scan all the Windows? core system files to ensure that they are in their respective correct places, and if not replace them from the CD.

During the scan you may be asked to Insert the CD, if this happens just go retry and let it do its thing.

One important point: While sfc is running, it is not advisable to do any other work, or have any browsers/programs running on the computer, until the scan is complete. (This process will generally take around 45-65 minutes to complete).

Once finished, remove the CD and reboot your machine...all should be "Normal" (hopefully).

Please post back with the result, or if there are any further queries/concerns.

Kind Regards,

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A:After loading bios, booting from hdd,computer loses power during vista loading screen

Hello BeauDDS, welcome to Vista Forums!




Please explain in detail what you mean by ...

"computer loses power during vista loading screen"

do you mean it loses all electrical power or something else?

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A:Blocked internet connection + black screen after Windows login

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HP Slimline Pavilion
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A:SVIDEO Connection Black and white screen with fuzzy reception

Do you have the latest Vista video drivers installed on your HP Slimline?
 

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A:Black Screen During WIN 7 POST , Black Screen Even In Safe Mode

What other graphics adapter choices are available in BIOS setup? If you choose Switchable is there software on the Lenovo site for your model that's needed? Are you using the Display adapter software from there?

Have you tested your HD with the maker's HD Diagnostic extended CD scan, followed by a full Disk Check on a single disk partition you create?

Then work through the steps for Overcoming Windows 7 Installation Failures - Windows 7 Help Forums including trying an alternate install method (disk><flash stick) with new media. These steps overcome almost all install failures, so you'll be reasonably sure the problem is hardware or BIOS settings if nothing works. But don't skip any steps.

Try Clean Install Windows 10 Technical Preview to see if there's any difference with a more modern OS install. It's already a very polished OS and worth testing this.

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A:Black Screen/Blank screen after screen replacement

Not all laptop screens are the same. It is important to get a "replacement" screen, not a "compatible" one.

On the back of the laptop screen is a product sticker (you can only read this before you install the screen). On that sticker is the manufacturer and model #. You can use that number to find exact replacements.

How did you come to choose the LG screen?

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A:Computer screen black. How to fix?

Does it show the bios image?
 

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What does the power settings show, for the time settings for blanking the display and powering off the display to sleep.

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You should post this problem in the Security thread of this forum so howard could look at it and see if you have a virus or not

Just copy and paste it into a new topic in the security thread
 

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Hi 1234e, Welcome to the forums, Do a system restore prior to before you installed Skimcleaner System Restore If this does not solve the problem please post back

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A:my computer screen is black...I need help

Try booting with just 1 stick of RAM in and see what happens.
 

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A:Black Computer Screen

Both good ideas.

Try swapping the monitor first, since you don't have to do as much work.

If you still have the problem, then swapping video cards would make sense.

Let us know, OK?

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A:Computer black screen?

what are you running
video card
cpu
m/board
ram
power supply
brand
wattage

check the listings in the bios for voltages and temperatures and post them

have you tried
last known good configuration

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A:Screen Goes Black, computer is on

You should post this problem in the Security thread of this forum so howard could look at it and see if you have a virus or not

Just copy and paste it into a new topic in the security thread
 

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A:Computer loses internet connection

Supply the following information please.

OS running on all affected systems
Make\models of all equipment (routers, network cards, modems).
Wired or wireless?
What wireless encryption is in use?
Browsers being used (Firefox, IE, Safari, Opera,...)
What security software is installed?

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ipconfig /all
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Note: To post results of commands, alternate click on the top of the command prompt > edit > select all >
alternate click on the top of the command prompt > edit > copy > paste in a message here. If you are on
a computer that can't connect to the internet then paste the contents in a text document and save it to a
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That is weird situation I'd say. I am unsure what actually is the issue here, perhaps one way of finding what may be happening is having a look at your Event Viewer Logs. You can find Event Viewer, in Control Panel, Administrative Tools.

Also please follow these 8-steps, and post your logs at Malware and Virus Removal Forum for analysis. Regards
 

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A:Computer problem - computer froze, when restarted, blank black screen w/ mouse

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A:Computer black screen then restarting itself

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A:Computer turns on but screen is black

hi,.is the screen totally black or is a flashing curser showing, will it boot into safe mode?. how many sticks of ram is installed, remove one then try startup, try different sticks in different slots.
 

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A:Computer won`t boot and has a black screen.

Uh...what are your specs (including power supply)? Do you overclock and have you changed anything recently? Are the temperatures okay?
 

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thanks

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A:black screen when restarting the computer

hi and welcome since you can start in safe mode you can try running sfc/ scnw http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/66978-system-files-sfc-command.html you can also try chkdsk http://searchenterprisedesktop.techtarget.com/generic/0,295582,sid192_gci1276029,00.html# and if needed a start up repair http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/91467-startup-repair.html i hope this is useful
 

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A:Computer not booting, just black screen.

It's most likely the videocard.

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A:Computer only booting to Black Screen

I can't help with the black screen.
Maybe someone here can.

I can offer advice you can use in the future to fix a situation like this.

I use Macrium Reflect - {Standard version} to make images of my OS.

If something goes wrong that I can't fix, I'll insert my USB image & restore my computer to the date of when the image was made.
All fixed.

I keep updating the images.
Especially after installing Windows Updates.

A link---

Macrium Reflect FREE Edition - Information and download

Having a backup image to restore to is nice.

Format a usb drive as NTFS & not Fat 32 so you get 1 big image file instead of a bunch of 4 GB files.

Good luck in the future.

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Black Screen (fixmbr) - http://support.microsoft.com/?scid=kb;en-us;314503

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Was curios if anyone could comment on the BIOS settings causing the above issue? I tried numerous times to access the menu and the screen will stay black just the same as when the computer runs post. I do not have the CD for it so I will try to search on line.
 

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Is explorer.exe running when you look at the processes?
If it is, end the process.
Next press Ctrl+Shift+Esc to bring up Task Manager, and then go to File \ New Task (Run) and type in explorer into the run box.
Does your desktop appear?
 

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well meanwhile i should deserve the black-screen-baztard or at least bluescreen-hero 3d game crashing title.

just by curiosity.. what happens if you try to boot your computer without a keyboard? XD this helped for me last night.. my keyboard is apparently broken and that made me see only a black screen although everything is running fine..

will have to tell a mate to organize/buy a keyboard for me.. as i work till 10 o clock today :F

if it doesnt help.. try disconnecting all the possible hardware devices which are not essentially needed for getting into the bios screen.

already tried to reset your bios by taking out the mobo-battery for about 30 seconds? (with no power plugged into the computer, naturally.)

please try to write in paragraphs as it is very unappetizing to read 10 lines of plain text.

looking forward to hear from you and seeing what we could do.

oz.
 

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A:Computer Freezes at Black Screen

Have you recently downloaded the "Service Pack 3" from Microsoft?

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Hello and welcome Annabelle looks like a similar problem I had a while ago with my Sandy Bridge build - tried all the usual stuff like you have and in the end it was solved by just reseating the GPU card.

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We meet again !

Please put your System Specs in your Profile

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A:Computer screen is black in startup

Hello danecock, Welcome to TSF! :Wave:

This is quite normal for the system to act in this manner.
Just leave it for about 2 minutes, and you will see the "Windows is Starting Up...Please wait..."; then, the "Welcome" screen with your mouse cursor, and eventually your desktop will appear.

Hope this helps.

Kind Regards,

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A:The screen goes black while the computer is still running.

Update drivers,clean cables ram pc etc and try other monitors to see if monitor is bad.

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A:Computer turns on, but black screen :(

Inverters and bad backlights can be hard to diagnose without just replacing the parts but it sounds as one or the other is out/going out.
If you check these out yourself, good luck. Laptops are a bear and unless you've done a few, a repair shop may be best.
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A:Computer Starts - Screen Black

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A:Computer screen stays black

Do you get any signs of "life" (like the BIOS Info screen etc)
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#3 you forgot to connect the extra power cable --connect it
#4 you bend one or more pins in the video cable -- replace
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-DG

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A:Computer will not boot up, black screen.

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A:When I turn on my computer the screen is black

Tell me about your computer specs.
 

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