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Black screen with multiple video playback

Q: Black screen with multiple video playback

Hey multiple Black screen with video playback guys I have been trying to figure out this problem but with no avail so any advice is greaty appreciated Basically the problem occurs when running any type of Black screen with multiple video playback game wow and ffxi to name a few but occurs with everyone and then tab out to wither youtube fraps and the like the screen goes totally black and I must restart the computer Ive wiped the HD several times and have redone even to the most basic setup and it still occurs Specs are as follows Motherboard Asus maximus v extreme Intel i k gb Corsair Vengeance gb SSD w PSU x ASUS Radeon HD gb Ive made sure all drivers are up to date I have run memtest on both sticks of ram and they seem to pass with no errors when only video card is plugged in Black screen with multiple video playback I have no problems it seems to have something to do when they are crossfired I ve tried different bridges and still same result nbsp

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A: Black screen with multiple video playback

Sounds like we have the same thing going on. Does your screen have any windows poop up? mine does.

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Ok im Running Windows XP Sp2 with a ATI Radeon 9600XT

Suddenly for no apparent reason my videos no longer playback. All Is ee is a black screen while sound seems to work perfectly.

This occured in windows media player so I downloaded crystal player and same thing. Same goes for any video playback online through websites.

I already tried re-installing video drivers and checking some settings.

Please does anyone know how I could possibly fix this??

PS this occurs for all types of video files avis, mepgs whatever. I also tried re-installing codecs to no avail
 

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Hey guys.
I recently desc covered that besides VLC on my laptop all the other video player are not able to work properly (meaning,, Windows Media Player 12, Cyberlink PowerDVD12 and WMPC are able to play only the audio, but not the video, just black screen),, BUT with VLC is no problem playing any video format!! The thing is that I didn't have this problem previously,, all my video players were able to play all the same video files, which they can't now!
I have the latest AMD Radeon HD video drivers installed (just after I discovered the problem).
Can anyone help me with this?
Thanks and have a nice day, hope we can resolve this. ))

A:No video playback only audio (black screen)

If it works with vlc tans nothing else, then I doubt it's your video card drivers. However, it may be the codex used by the different players.

Can you just use vlc? Are you having any other graphical issues?

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Hey guys I discovered that besides only) screen while video playback (Audio Black VLC player on my laptop all the other video player are not able Black screen while video playback (Audio only) to work properly meaning Windows Media Player Black screen while video playback (Audio only) Cyberlink PowerDVD and WMPC are able to play only the audio but not the video it's just black screen BUT with VLC is no problem playing any video format The thing is that I didn't have this problem previously all my video players were able to play all the same video files which they can't now I have the latest AMD Radeon HD video drivers installed As I mentioned I didn't have this problem before with a previous versions of the AMD graphics card driver This happened to my laptop a while ago already since I have this problem I updated my video drivers or times at least and no change so far As I mentioned I have the problem for some time already during this time I re-installed my Windows couple of time plus I even changed the version of the windows to for the moment I have the last version of video driver installed I haven't installed ANY codecs Can anyone help me with this pleas Thanks and have a nice day hope we can solve this

A:Black screen while video playback (Audio only)

Can you simply give us an example of a video extension that will not play anymore in WMP, now that you have upgraded to Winn 8 and done several graphic driver updates in an attempt to fix your issue (eg, .avi files, .mpg files, etc)? It could very well be that the original codec is no longer supported in WMP but the fact that VLC works Ok tells me that your graphics' driver should not be the issue.

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Hey guys I discovered that besides VLC player on my laptop all the other video player are not able to work properly meaning Black works) player, (audio video any but screen playback while VLC on Windows Media Player Cyberlink PowerDVD and WMPC are able to Black screen while video playback on any player, but VLC (audio works) play only the audio but not the video it's just just black screen BUT with VLC is no problem playing any video format The thing is that I didn't have this problem previously all my video players were able to play Black screen while video playback on any player, but VLC (audio works) all the same video files which they can't now I have the latest AMD Radeon HD video drivers installed As I mentioned I didn't have this problem before with a previous versions of the AMD graphics card driver This happened to my laptop a while ago already since I have this problem I updated my video drivers or times at least and no change so far Why am I assuming that the cause of my problem is the graphics card driver is for ex when I had just re- installed my windows fresh from Windows to Windows the video playback was working while the graphic card was running on the drivers provided by Microsoft as soon as I am installing the driver for my model of AMD Radeon graphic card I am staring to have the problem As I mentioned I have the problem for some time already during this time I re-installed my Windows couple of time plus I even changed the version of the windows to for the moment I have the last version of video driver installed I haven't installed ANY codecs Can anyone help me with this pleas Thanks and have a nice day hope we can solve this

A:Black screen while video playback on any player, but VLC (audio works)

You may simply require a codec (code/decode) pack to enable video in other players, have you got any codecs installed ?

If not you could try k-lite codec pack or CCCP seem to be quite popular
You may also require matroska codecs for playing HD contect like .mkv files or HD .mp4

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Anyone else noticed this?

A:Online video-playback black squares

Hi see3,

The issue could be related to Flash Player or video drivers. To isolate the issue please provide the following information:

1. From how many days are you facing this issue?
2. Does it happen only in one browser (i.e., in Internet Explorer) or even in other browser?
3. Also, have you checked if the issue occurs while playing a video files stored on the Hard Drive (i.e., sample videos or movies)?

For any clarifications feel free to contact me.

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A:DVD playback produces randomised black screen! Please Help!

It's not my forte, troubleshooting video, but no one has reponded to you today, and I have time.

I would be inclined to try to rule out either software or hardware. I gather from your post that the problem happens on more than one DVD playing software ? That's important, because if it doesn't work in say, Media Player, but it does work in another software (whatever another software might be), that implies a corrupted software and re-installation should fix it.

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Also, it occurs to me to check the DVDs themselves. Take them to a friend's computer and see if they work fine there. If the problem moves, then you moved the problem.

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my PC:
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PSU: HuntKey APFC 700
Win7PRO 64Bit

so basically what is happening is that while i watch a movie, after like 15 min or so, sometimes
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following this link: http://pcsupport.about.com/od/findbyerrormessage/tp/stop_error_list_0x121.htm
it says:
STOP error 0x124 means that a fatal hardware error has occurred. uses the error data that is provided by the Windows Hardware Error Architecture (WHEA). STOP code 0x00000124 may also display "WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR" on the same STOP message.

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A:Bad/jerky full screen video playback

Install and run superantispyware and check for malware.

Defrag your drive and make sure all your drivers (especially video) are up to date.

Hope that fixes it.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/bad-jerky-full-screen-video-playback.879364/
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A:Different BSOD Every Time During Full Screen Video Playback

Hi gescom,
Welcome to the forums.
What happens if you try a different player like Windows Media Player or GOM Player or etc?
Raj

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A:Green screen during random points of media or video playback

Might be a long shot but try this:

On the Tools menu, click Options, and then click the Performance tab.

In the Video acceleration area, move the slider to turn down or turn off video acceleration.
 

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A:Intermitent BSOD during internet video playback or avi playback (Win7 Pro 64)

How many Passes did you allow for Memtest? I read your five most recent dumps and the were all of the same error as described below...

Your error is 0x124: WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR and is described as "A fatal hardware error has occurred."

This error code and definition has replaced the older XP code 0x9C: MACHINE_CHECK_EXCEPTION and though it is older the definition still is applicable: This is a hardware issue: an unrecoverable hardware error has occurred. The parameters have different meanings depending on what type of CPU you have but, while diagnostic, rarely lead to a clear solution. Most commonly it results from overheating, from failed hardware (RAM, CPU, hardware bus, power supply, etc.), or from pushing hardware beyond its capabilities (e.g., overclocking a CPU).

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A:multiple infections (vundo, catchme), black screen

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A:Windows 7 - Multiple errors/BSODs/Black screen

It looks like you have a driver issue. Are you using native Win 7 drivers? I would suggest that you remove any non native drivers. Run a Windows update and see if it finds any drivers.

http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/10805-windows-7-multiple-errors-bsods-black-screen.html
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A:(Resolved) Black screen doing video screen captures..

Aha!! I set my accelerator in WMP to zero and that fixed it
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/resolved-black-screen-doing-video-screen-captures.135031/
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A:1 week old build, multiple BSODs, now won't post all i get is black screen

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A:Win:32Patched-ck [Trj] in multiple files - black screen after WinXp Logo

FYI Many different scanners were tried but nothing was able to remove the Trojan.
The five infected files were system files which not cleanable with Windows running and deleting them would have rendered the O/S unusable.

explorer.exe
lsass.exe
services.exe
svchost.exe
winlogon.exe

It seems the problem is now fixed. The original drive was swapped for a new hard drive and Windows was reinstalled with all updates. The clean versions of the 5 infected files were copied to a USB drive. Using external drive adapters on a second computer the infected files were deleted from the original drive and the clean versions were copied into the folders in their place. The original - formerly infected drive now with the clean files substituted - was replaced in the original computer. Avast found the infections in a system restore archive and that was deleted. On reboot the original drive tested clean and all the installed applications seem to run fine.

If anyone could confirm this is a safe way to deal with this problem or suggest any tests to confirm the system is clean it would be welcome.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/win-32patched-ck-trj-in-multiple-files-black-screen-after-winxp-logo.763325/
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Hi

I convert video files to AVI and store on a ext HDD to playback through a USB connection on a home theatre system. After about an hour or so the video will freeze for a second or so then continue, this will continue a few times until the movie finishes.
I have also put a movie on a USB stick and the same thing happens so the only thing common to both is the home theatre.
Could it be that the information that is being supplied is too much or too fast for the theatre system and it can't keep up so it freezes?

Hope someone can help

Thanks
 

A:video playback freezes on usb playback

If it were that the hardware "couldn't keep up", I would expect it to happen more often...like every so many seconds or minutes. It is generally more noticeable and occurs soon after starting playback and is fairly consistent during the entire playback.

You could experiment with file types or encoding options to see if you can isolate the problem. AutoGK has a "standalone player" option.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/video-playback-freezes-on-usb-playback.1007608/
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A:Black screen for most video

Have you tried completely uninstalling and reinstalling, thats if you were just reinstalling over the top of the previous install.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/black-screen-for-most-video-152421.html
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A:Black Screen, bad video card?

what vid card do you have, does it have more than one input Ie one VGA and one DVI or two DVi etc if so try the other one and see if it works, if not then do you have a spare vid card you can try.
 

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Hi, all,

This just started a couple of days ago. WMP 11 will no longer play DVD movies - I get audio, but a black screen. I'm running XP SP3. I tried rolling back to WMP 10, but no change, so I reinstalled WMP 11, still no joy. VLC Media Player plays the DVD's just fine, but I kind of prefer WMP's interface and would like to get it working again. I did a search here and a general Google search, but didn't come up with any solutions.

Any and all suggestions will be very welcome!

Phil

A:WMP 11 - DVD audio, no video (black screen)

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A:Video Problems / Black screen

Any1 got a clue?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/video-problems-black-screen.74402/
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A:Black screen with video drivers

Post the exact pw supply you have installed. 850W does not tell us much; corsair hx 850W or whatever tells us a LOT more.

Next since you can access the bios/uefi, post your temps and voltages; specifically the cpu temp, system temp, 12V, 5V, and 3.3V values.

I would really really invest in a monitor cable for troubleshooting. A dvi cable is all of $8 @the egg;
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ...m_re=monitor_dvi_cable-_-82-203-018-_-Product

It would help for diagnosis of your problem.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/black-screen-with-video-drivers.1131727/
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Hello!

I bought new computer, but problems dosent leave me.

I was watching video on youtube and all was fine. But suddenly when i pressed play button, screen went black and computer crashed. It stayd black and only reset helps.(freezed)

It happend with chrome and firefox.

I re-isntalled windows many times, I tried many things but no help.

Its random, sometimes i can watch many videos and no problem, but it appears at least once a week.(or more). Depends how much time i spend on youtube.

Please help me.

My system.

i5 2500k
Chieftec 600w
Sapphire HD6870
Corsair vegeance ddr3 4GB
MSI z68a-643
WD 320GB

I treid almoust all, but still the same. I have longer thread in another forum. There is much information.
http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-debugging/205396-bsod-black-screen-during-youtube-video.html

Please help me. Wheres the problem may be?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/black-screen-during-youtube-video.1034736/
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A:Screen goes black with new video card

Your 172.4 deg F is too hot (I think). I run an 8800. I have a constant temp readout on my desktop. Mine will idle around 129F. When gaming I reach 152F tops. Get an exhaust fan below the GPU to get that heat away. If you run a program that will give you all of the hardware temps, maybe you can spot what's getting the hottest.
 

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A:[SOLVED] Black screen/no video

I also have done a format re install of windows

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/solved-black-screen-no-video-659102.html
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A:Glitching screen/multiple images (Video)

I have tried to reinstall Windows 8 but once the installation was finished it told me it could not complete the installation.

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A:Black screen after trying to install new video card

ah nvm, solved it myself.

needed to put the moniter plug through the AGP video card instead of through the motherboard.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/black-screen-after-trying-to-install-new-video-card.154229/
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A:Video Card problems: black screen?

It could be your psu went bad. Or the card.
 

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A:screen goes black and fan on video card speeds up.

I have the exact same problem with a 7900GS. If I leave the computer on for a couple days it will almost always do it and once it does it will keep doing it every time I start up until I just leave it off for awhile. I don't believe it is a temperature issue because everything looks normal and I am not doing anything terribly taxing. I wish I knew of a way to fix this, but at least after reading this I am pretty certain that the problem is isolated to the video card so I might just replace it .
 

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A:Black screen when installing video card

The PCI video card may just be bad
 

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A:Black screen after playing Video Games

i would check the the temperatures of the GPU with msi afterburner and see what it idles at and see what it loads at when gaming your card might over heating or it might just be failing. also you might want to reseat your RAM and GPU and in your bios disable onboard audio to see if it fixes your issue. Check your even logs in windows and see if any odd errors come up. Finally use speccy > Speccy - Download and publish your report by going to file/publish snapshot like below then link us to your snapshot so we can see if anything looks odd.

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A:Black screen following video card replacement

Does the problem also exist in SAFE MODE?
We really need to know brand and model of computer, or configuration, and age of components to start making many suggestions.

I would want to remove every component possible, and be running some simple stuff... keeping very good notes of what attempts you have made.
 

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A:Video Problem (Screen Flash / Black)

Are you over clocking any?
Check you graphic temps as the card may be over heating?
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A:Screen goes black when playing video games

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The integrated unit shouldn't even work with the dedicated adapter installed, so there is likely something wrong with the card itself. It's not a driver conflict, because the graphics card should operate without drivers. Try reseating the card in the PCIe slot and connecting the monitor back to the card, or the other port. If it still doesn't work, make sure you have the power dongle connected properly and that your power supply is working normally (you can check in BIOS to read the voltage ratings).
 

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A:Black Screen When Playing Any Video On Youtube ?

Usually this is happening to Internet explorer

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A:Black screen crash no video signal

Yes, I would change the power supply
 

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A:Black screen with video card enabled

1. Click start
2. In the text box type screen resolution and press enter
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A:BSOD or black screen during youtube video

Quote:
"It's not a true crash, in the sense that the bluescreen was initiated only because the combination of video driver and video hardware was being unresponsive, and not because of any synchronous processing exception".

Since Vista, the "Timeout Detection and Recovery" (TDR) components of the OS video subsystem have been capable of doing some truly impressive things to try to recover from issues which would have caused earlier OSs like XP to crash.

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A:Black screen when installing new video card

Hi, i think is just some power issue to the card, or fine you may have changed to pci, but would suggest that you put it into AUTO mode so that the system can select the default display of its own, the other would be to make sure that the card is working fine, is it tested to meet standards or it those fake chinese cards, i would try it in another computer to be sure that its not bad.
Try all you can think off...
 

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A:New video card install.. black screen?

I would first go into your motherboards BIOS and check and see if any video options are selected. Like, use only (onboard video), or use a (video card) only, or see if things are set to just (automatic detect). I'm having a funny little feeling that somewhere during this process, your systems BIOS has got haywire. If things are set in your BIOS as they should be I would recommend re-setting the BIOS, mainly done by a special CMOS jumper located on the motherboard. If you not know what I am talking about, please supply your motherboards make & model and we will see if we can guide you through the process.
 

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A:Black Screen but sound/video still work

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Which skype is it the metro one or the desktop version?
I have to say I am really disappointed with how skype is in metro. My camera used to work with skype metro but now it does not work. I would advise you to stick to the desktop version of skype.
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If you remove the video card, does the on-board video work once again. If so, be sure to disable the on-board video in the bios before the video card is installed
 

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A:Black Screen: Video Card or Monitor?

You are going to have to swap parts to find the problem. There really is no other way to find out what is causing the problem.

First and easiest would be to connect the monitor to another system to test.
 

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UM you'll need a new quality power supply and have you moved the video cable to the new video card?
 

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If I watch a video with Windows Media Player, then the video only has sound, the screen is black.
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A:Windows 8 | Video (black screen), only sound

I think it is safe to say that the only Application that CAN view videos IS VLC. They removed DVD support from Windows Media Player and I have never been able to watch anything but DVDs from Media Center. The "Video" tile will not play anything but what content you buy from Xbox. I have found NO Tile/Metro app that CAN play any videos.

In WMP, if the video is Black, then the Video Codec is not installed for the Content you are trying to view. You can download the k lite codec pack, or something similar. But I don't like those cos sometimes they install Malware.

You can just keep using VLC which is what I use, it is a better Video Player for all codecs, and just about every codec is built in so you do not have to install these excess codec packs.

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A:Black Screen [video card problem]

Good Evening roymajesty, your symptom is descriptive of a Videocard problem.
The reason the Safemode operates is due to it using a simple video mode.
Try knocking all your video settings back to defaults and reduce your screen size to something like 640 X 480.
That should allow the thing to operate.

Unpower the machine, remove the power plug from the PSU, remove the video card then carefully inspect it for free fan motion and sniff-check it.
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You could try obtaining a driver removal tool for your particular card, (card manufacturer's site) then remove the driver.
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It is possible your driver may be corrupted or some kind of error.

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qldit.
 

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A:New Video Card Installed, black screen now!

Just checking but did you uninstall the old graphics driver from the Add and Remove Programs or did you mistakenly try to uninstall through the Device Manager?
 

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A:Black screen after video driver cleaning

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A:Solved: Computer Boots, Black Video Screen

Welcome to TSG---

Sounds like the machine clears POST and loads the display driver without issue---sounds like that to you, right?

If the computer's booting properly, and the display shows a fully loaded Windows desktop with no error messages when it finally shows up, I'm suspicious of the monitor.

Have you tried another monitor?
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A:Solved: Black Screen/Video Card Problem

I ended up hard resetting the CMOS using the jumper inside the computer. Once I hooked the computer back up, I was able to get into BIOS and I changed everything to default. Now it's working again
 

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