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Monitor turns black and doesn't load before XP loading screen

Q: Monitor turns black and doesn't load before XP loading screen

Hi Guys I need some help here My PC is screwed After reading a bunch of loading screen problems I saw that all of them were problems that occurred after the XP loading screen happens But after around yesterday night Monitor doesn't screen XP before black turns load loading and I got up and used the computer and when I was done I put the computer into standby mode and went back Monitor turns black and doesn't load before XP loading screen to bed A few hours later I woke up and still a bit sleepy I got up turned my computer back on and held the Power Button until it shut down all of which I did not turn on my monitor or move anything I was sleepy Then today when I started my computer the computer booted up as usual and I saw my ASUS loading screen and the the flashing s that happens when my computer loads Monitor turns black and doesn't load before XP loading screen when I start it up But then it just goes blank I tried restarting the computer Monitor turns black and doesn't load before XP loading screen and try again with the power button turn off which just turns off when I press it unlike when my computer is acting normally which takes a few seconds Can anyone help me I just hope my hard drive isn t fried or anything Thanks nbsp

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A: Monitor turns black and doesn't load before XP loading screen

Could you explain this again please"?
"turned my computer back on and held the Power Button until it shut down, all of which I did not turn on my monitor or move anything"

Do you mean you pressed the power once then held it for 4 seconds? Do you normally turn your system OFF this way instead of using Start /Shut Down?

Sounds like this is a desktop, recommended practice is to turn the monitor ON then the system, after use, turn the system OFF then the monitor.

Standby, Suspend to RAM and Hibernation where windows is concerned, do not always work and are highly hardware and setup dependant.

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Edit: Some of these are for black screen after login, you can still try them (if applicable)

To be honest I have no idea why this is happening. You can search for "black screen of death" in forums, there are countless threads about the subject.
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A:HELP! Desktop turns on and restarts repeatedly, other turns on to black screen

Hi….

Desktop 1:

Do you see anything on your screen at all while this is happening?

Have you tried to press the setup key to see if the BIOS will come up and make changes?

Do you have any USB devices (other than keyboard or mouse) hooked up? If so, try disconnecting them and see if it will at least POST or attempt to go into the OS.

WARNING: Before checking the capacitors, disconnect the power cord on your system and press & hold the POWER button to allow the power to discharge! Also, you should always ground yourself before touching computer components to prevent static discharge!

Just FYI, some of the motherboards in this series of HP’s have issues with the capacitors.

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Desktop 2:

Any POST sounds (beeps) produced at all?

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http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/...cc=us&dlc=en&product=338684&rule=4566&lang=en

Thanks and keep us up-to-date!

Shane

Found another good link:
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doesn't have onboard VGA slot?? I'm not sure what was meant by that statement, so I'll just run throught some basic things to check and some additional info you need to provide.

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Hi, Welcome to SF.

I found this post from our member gergrocker. This might help.








  
Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker


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A:monitor turns black; PC is still running

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--> Try removing the jumper for the internal battery, if no jumper then just remove the battery itself for 30 second s, then put it back in and turn on.

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A:Monitor starts up but then turns black

Hi there @texajay, Welcome to the HP Support Forums! It is a great place to find the help you need, from other users, HP experts and other support personnel. I understand that your display is not coming on. I am happy to help with this. Please post the full product number and operating system in use on your computer. See the following, if you need help with that information.How Do I Find My Model Number or Product Number?Is the Windows Version on My Computer 32-bit or 64-bit? Also, have you tried to connect that display to a different computer to see if it works that way?What type of connection are you using from the display to your computer? (VGA/DVI/HDMI)Have you tried a different video cable?When you power on the computer is there any sign of activity, such as beeps, fans and the hard drive spinning up? Hope to hear back from you soon.

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A:monitor turns black after 2 secs!!

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This computer used to have a lot of viruses and spyware, which we removed. We recently moved and after we set the computer up, the monitor went all weird. The actual computer is on, with a green light after a move the mouse. When I turn the monitor on, the display works fine for two seconds and then it goes black as if it was turned off. This always happens when I turn the monitor on. Please help, and preferrably use simple language as I am quite dense about computers.
 

A:Monitor Blinks And Turns Black

Remove the Blue connector from the back of your Computer which is connected to your monitor.
Then turn on the monitor & see if anything appears if any message appears like Check Cable/ Disconnected etc then you monitor is good
& your VGA/Graphics Card is faulty.
 

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A:My second monitor works on boot up but then turns black!

sorry for the late reply RWARD18888, It sounds to me like the setup with the adapter is causing a problem with DHCP, for your screen to display certain content, it needs to do a digital handshake, if the VGA is being used then the handshake isn't going to happen (VGA is analog), since you're using a digital and analog signal at the same time, the digital will always take priority over the VGA, so it's only displaying on the other screen, as for the screen cutting out, it maybe a fault with the adapter itself or cabling, have you got a HDMi to DVI cable? you can then use the DVI adapter for the samsung monitor then.

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A:Problem: monitor spontaneously turns black

When you replaced the Quadro card, did you first:
uninstall ALL of the nVidia software from Programs, and then remove the driver.
Shut down the PC, then switch to the new card.

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A:Monitor automatically turns black, and computer freezes after. HELP!

Hello Ronell, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Please go ahead and read the link below to post back with the needed information for someone to hopefully be able to help later with it.

Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions

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A:Computer turns on but after initial loading screen, screen is empty???

Hey Jason,
 
Some times 3rd Party software creates conflict during the startup. 
You can try booting into Safe mode with Networking and disable unwanted 3rd Party Startup Programs and services from MSCONFIG and Task Manager in case of windows 8. You can also run a malwarebytes scan to check for Malwares.
 
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http://www.dell.com/support/article/us/en/19/SLN130053/EN#Error , scroll down to section on STOP 7B errors.
 
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A:laptop screen goes black when i restart, and screen wont wake up after it turns off

Boot the computer and press F8 in the Advanced Boot menu choose Last Known Good Configuration.
What is the make and model# of the computer? Go to the manufactures support/download drivers site and download the Chipset and the Video driver for the computer.
Go to Start/Search and type powercfg.cpl. Right click the powercfg results and Run As Administrator. Click Change Plan Settings/change Advanced power settings. Reset your power settings to your liking.

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A:Windows Photo Viewer slideshow turns secondary monitor black

Hi Vecctor, this behavior can be by design. If you want to switch monitor, that is using slideshow on the secondery monitor, you can hold Win key+Shift and use left or right arrow to switch.Hope this helps!Sean Zhu - MSFT

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A:Monitor is jumbled, distorted, pixelly on startup, turns black when gets to desktop

I take it your system has a dedicated card while your motherboard has integrated video. Is the integrated video disabled in the BIOS? If not, do so. My question is based on what you gave: "May not use onboard video with add in video device."


Also, that pixillation is information that either the card is overheating or dying. But do the above first.
 

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A:Screen turns black

Please download MiniToolBox  , save it to your desktop and run it.
 Checkmark the following checkboxes:  List last 10 Event Viewer log  List Installed Programs  List Users, Partitions and Memory size.
 Click Go and paste the content into your next post.
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A:screen turns black , PLEASE HELP !!

I know this might sound silly, but were you running off the battery and now maybe the battery is running low, if this is the case the screen will become black after the battery gets too low.
Just a thought.

Ray
 

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A:1/4 of screen turns black

Try a different monitor, and if that one does NOT have this issue , then you need a new monitor.
 

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A:Screen turns black before reaching the login screen

Are you using a Ubuntu Live CD, or are you dual booting?
If you're dual booting, you can access your ntfs partition from Ubuntu using steps listed on many many web sites: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q...earch&aq=f&oq=
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http://neosmart.net/wiki/download/at...eryOptions.png
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bump.

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A:Laptop boots up and then after loading screen turns off, desperate for help

How old is the hard drive. If over two years old, you might want to buy a new drive just to preserve the data on an old one, which you can then rescue in a hard drive enclosure on a USB cable.
 

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A:sometime hp-15-af008ax screen doesn't turns on and capslock ...

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A:screen turns black during XP Installation

Try taking out your graphics card, if your xp disc is SP1 try SP2.
The 34 minutes is the installing devices section.
Its the graphics card it is detecting..it may now be dead..or you can try using the onboard gfx just to pass installation..

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A:Computer turns on but only black screen.

Ok, so after further testing, hooking my monitor to my onboard video card gets no results either. I've tried removing my memory sticks one by one, also leading to no results. I've tried a different power supply as well, giving nothing new.

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What kind of graphics card are you running? Version and all?

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A:Screen Turns Black, but computer still on

Try doing a system restore... If this doesn't work, you will have to wipe the laptop's hard drive and do a fresh install of Windows
 

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Can you point a bright flashlight at the screen, and see if you see an image on the screen?




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I'm not very well versed in this area, but it does sound like a case of a faulty monitor since your programs run as per normal during those flickers.. You might wish to post more details on your specs and age of your hardware.
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A:PC Turns on BUT my screen is still black/blank?

Is this a new build that will not post or has it been running then developed a problem?

Have you tried disconnecting ALL drives [both hd and optical] removing any usb device ie printer, scanner, hub, etc and then pw ON? See if the mb will reliably complete POST. If it does complete post a few times, then start connecting devices one at a time until you find the failed part. If it does not complete POST in the above config, then you will need to start swapping parts with known good units; start with the pw supply.

Next post ALL of your exact system specs; ie exact mb installed, exact ram installed, etc. Note 8gig of ram does not really tell us much; 8gig of corsair 123xxx, tells us a lot more.

If you can get the system to post, enter the bios or uefi and post the following info; cpu temp, system temp, 12V, 5V, and 3.3V values.
 

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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.
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Hi @hp17g121,Thanks for becoming a member of the HP Support Forums. I understand you are having an issue with the screen going blank. I will be glad to help you. Please follow all the step from Sleep and Hibernate Issues (Windows 10, 8) document. Please keep me informed of how things went. If you require further assistance, let me know and I will gladly do all I can to help you.Please let me know if this resolves the issue by marking this post as "Accept as Solution".To simply say thanks, click the Thumbs up below!  Thanks.

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Hi first of all how long has windows 10 been installed before the problem happened.
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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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Welcome to the Vista BSOP (Black Screen of Procrastination)
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A:Laptop turns on but screen black. I've tried a few things.

"(the issue happened...after my cat puked on the laptop(keyboard part)"...

If there is dried cat vomit near one of the top hinges, there's a small micro switch that senses that the top cover is closed. If this switch is damaged, it will give you the black LCD screen
 

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A:Screen Flickers Then Turns Black(When Gaming)

Possibly a heat issue. Have you cleaned out the inside of your system recently?
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Also, ensure all your drivers are up to date.

No guarantees this is the problem but anything that is fairly quick, free and easy is worth a shot first of all.
 

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A:Computer freezes and screen turns black

The problems you describe typically mean hardware problems. Please follow the http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-d...tructions.html to provide us with your system logs and application logs. Those can help to find software conflicts, system errors, application errors, and sometimes point to hardware problems, as well. You do not have to be getting a blue screen crash for those to help us determine the cause of your problems.

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A:Screen turns black [shows no signal]

Post all hardware specs, including power supply wattage and brand.

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A:Laptop screen turns black repeatedly.

Hi
Welcome to the forum.
With your troubles I think it would be appropriate for one of our BSOD experts to deal with this request.
Please be patient.
Thank you

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A:XP PC will not boot - BSOD turns to Black Screen

System manufacturer and model?

Louis

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A:Screen turns on but stays completely black

If it's a laptop then the LCD lamp could be working but there's something else wrong with the LCD.

Can you see the bios screens and info right before the Windows starts?
 

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A:Solved: Black screen when computer turns on

ok so the problem is that sometimes you can see the picture and sometimes you can't see it. i don't know what causes that but that's what happens. i got it working again. but after it went to sleep the screen never came back on. would that mean that there is something wrong with one of the windows files? i know one of them is the one used to bring the computer back from sleep mode. it's running windows vista. maybe this isn't a hardware issue?
 

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running vista
power setting, are basicaly so the screen never turns off unless its left for 10 mins, no hibernation or sleep, or HDD turn off.
 

A:laptop screen randomly turns black? wtf help

It's more than likely a loose video card. The card sits almost directly under the keypad on a laptop and after use can come loose just enough to be an on again off again problem. Jazz
 

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A:Screen turns black and sound loops

"i'm not sure how hot it's supposed to be but it burned my fingers more or less"...
Replace the video card, but first check the fan on it if it has one. Make sure it is running
 

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A:Screen goes black UNTIL windows turns on: Can't get into BIOS

Does the motherboard have a built in video port? You could try hooking your monitor to that to get into the BIOS. Then from there.. not sure, maybe the internal video port was enabled by a BIOS reset or something, try turning it off and maybe it'll then use your normal card(s) during POST?

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A:Screen turns black while everything still runs in background

Hi @rparks315, Welcome to the HP Forum! It is a terrific place to find answers and tips! For you to have the best experience in the HP forum I would like to direct your attention to the HP Forums Guide: First Time Here? Learn How to Post and More. You stated you have the  G72 - 866US , did you mean the  G72 - B66US?  HP Notebook PCs - How Do I Find My Model Number, Serial Number or Product Number? I understand that while playing games your screen will go blank or black but the processes are still running in the background. To regain access, you must restart the notebook.Have you done all your Windows updates? Have you run the HP Support Assistant?  If you connect an external monitor, do you have the same issue? Here are links I think may help: HP Notebook PCs - Computer Locks Up or Freezes When Playing a Game,   HP Notebook PCs - Green Screen and Other Video Playback Issues (Windows 8, 7) and HP Notebook PCs - Troubleshooting a Notebook LCD Panel Issue (Windows 8/8.1, 7).Please let me know the outcome. Thanks for participating in the HP Forums where we want to help you as well as others who may experience a similar issue as yourself. Please consider marking the post that resolves your issue as "Accept as Solution" to help other community members! To show appreciation for my efforts kindly click the "Thumbs Up" below.

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A:Laptop screen flickers and then turns black

Welcome
There could be several reasons for your problem, but I am leaning toward your graphics driver, see if it works in safe mode.
Safe Mode

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A:My new PC's screen turns black when launching a game

Sounds like your video card is not installed and setup properly. I'd recommend going through the whole installation & setup from the start. If the problem continues then you need to test the vide card.

-- Andy
 

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And i think this has happend to me before and i fixed it without removing any battery or anything like that..... i think.


BTW i am not the best at computers.

And google is not my friend, i have googled for hours.

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