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Suddenly no picture on my monitor

by busyd13 / July 18, 2010 11:23 AM PDT

Windows 98
Celeron processor


Suddenly no picture on my monitor when I start up windows. However when I disconnect the monitor from the desktop it lights up.

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So the BIOS boot screen shows?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 18, 2010 12:07 PM PDT

Windows 98 has a way to fix that. Boot SAFE MODE and set the video to 800x600 then OK your way out this start, shutdown, reboot. Fixes it most of the time.
Bob

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So the BIOS boot screen shows?
by busyd13 / July 28, 2010 8:56 AM PDT

No it does not. I get nothing but when I disconnect the monitor from the desktop white static appears.

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Then it looks like
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 30, 2010 11:23 AM PDT

This machine needs repair or replacement.

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